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News & Announcements
December 27, 2022
Monday, January 02 - New Year’s Day Monday, January 16 - Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. Monday, February 20 - Washington’s Birthday Monday, May 29 - Memorial Day Monday, June 19 - Juneteenth National Independence Day Tuesday...
December 15, 2022
Due to technical difficulties with the redline versions of the original posting, the Proposed Amendments to Local Rules have been republished for public comment....
June 10, 2022
Chief Judge Lange has entered another standing order renewing authorization for video hearings for changes of plea and sentencing hearings if a defendant consents. Amended Standing Order 22-03 authorizes the use of video conferences through...