News & Announcements: February, 2014

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

Fri, 2014-02-14

The United States Courts for the Ninth Circuit invites applications from all qualified persons for the position of Federal Public Defender (FPD) for the Central District of California.  Applications must be in the format required by the Ninth...

Thu, 2014-02-13

Phase I, Attorneys filing case initiating documents in CM/ECF Master Case, began July 1, 2013 and is now nearing completion.   Phase II, Full Attorney Civil Case Opening begins March 1, 2014.

Filer tasks involved in full case opening...

Thu, 2014-02-13

The hourly pay rates for lawyers who represent indigent defendants in federal criminal cases, which were temporarily reduced last year, have been restored, effective March 1, 2014.   Click to...