News & Announcements

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.

Mon, 12/22/2014

 
Please click on the following link to find about the job posting of Courtroom Deputy/Case Manager.  A cover letter with resume must be received by the Clerk's Office...

Wed, 10/08/2014

 
Effective October 8, 2014, the Court has implemented a pilot program for pro bono representation in civil cases. If you are an attorney and are interested in participating in the program, please refer to the ...

Tue, 09/30/2014

 

There has been some recent confusion regarding how to view sealed documents from a Notice of Electronic Filing (NEF). If you receive an NEF for a sealed document and you have been given access to the sealed document in CM/ECF, you are...

Thu, 09/25/2014

 

Effective September 24, 2014, the time for filing Position Papers in criminal cases has been changed from 20 to 21 days.  For further information, please refer to ...

Mon, 08/18/2014

 
The Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Rules have proposed amendments to their respective rules and forms, and requested that the proposals be circulated to the bench, bar, and public for...

Thu, 07/31/2014

 
ALERT - If you are contacted by a person claiming to be calling from our jury office requesting that you pay a fine because you missed jury duty, please do not give that person any information. Then, please advise our Jury...

Thu, 07/31/2014

 

ALERT - If you are contacted by email or fax by a person claiming to be from our jury office requesting that you pay a fine or provide personal information because you missed jury duty, please do not open any attachments...

Mon, 07/07/2014

 

Effective July 7, 2014, the events used by attorneys to respond to the Presentence Investigation Reports-Draft (Report) which are filed by the United States Probation Office for the Middle District of North Carolina via the Court's Case...

Mon, 07/07/2014

 

Effective May 1, 2014, all Presentence Investigation Reports (Report) prepared for the Middle District of North Carolina will be filed by the United States Probation Office under seal (with an Applicable Party Restriction) via the Court'...

Mon, 07/07/2014

 
The CM/ECF Electronic Case Filing Administrative Policy and Procedures Manual has been updated to allow hyperlinks in documents filed in CM/ECF.  To assist...

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