Current News and Announcements

Please see the latest official news and announcements released by the court. 

02/10/2017 Vacancy Announcement: Term Law Clerk for US Magistrate Judge
01/27/2017 Vacancy Announcement WAEP 2017-1 United States Probation/Pretrial Services Officer
01/17/2017 Richland Courthouse is closed due to inclement weather - 3:00 PM
01/13/2017 2017 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest
01/03/2017 Arrest Warrant Scam
12/01/2016 Amendments to the Federal Rules of Practice and Procedure - Effective December 1, 2016
10/03/2016 New Officers and Trustees Elected for the Eastern District of Washington's Federal Bar Association
08/26/2016 Slides from CJA eVoucher/budgeting training held on August 25, 2016, now available
06/03/2016 Pro Bono Panel of Attorneys to be Established
04/01/2016 Wave of Government Impersonation Scammers Target Washington Residents
03/18/2016 Appointment of Ninth Circuit Lawyer Representative - Shea C. Meehan
01/19/2016 Judge Salvador Mendoza Jr. Receives Community Spirit Award
12/29/2015 Increase to Hourly Rate for Criminal Justice Act Attorneys (Effective 1/1/2016)
12/03/2015 Change in Chief Judge - January 27, 2016
12/01/2015 General Order - Re: Amendment to Fed. R. Civ. P. 4(m) - Dated 12/1/15
12/01/2015 Amendments to the Federal Rules of Practice and Procedure
11/04/2015 New ECF Procedure: Motion for Release of Transcript in a Sealed/Ex Parte Hearing (Effective 11/5/15)
10/29/2015 Appointment of New Magistrate Judge - Yakima
10/05/2015 Magistrate Judge Hutton Honored as Outstanding Judge for 2015
10/05/2015 New Officers and Trustees Elected for the Eastern District of Washington's Federal Bar Association

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