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.

Fri, 07/29/2016

Please review the Order governing motions related to Johnson Cases.

Mon, 02/01/2016

The Middle District of North Carolina is pleased to announce a new search feature available on the NCMD website.  The ...

Tue, 01/26/2016

Please review the Memo about CJA eVoucher.

Thu, 10/29/2015

Effective December 1, 2015, several changes will be made to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. The Clerk's Office for the District of Maryland created a helpful...

Wed, 10/07/2015

To: All CJA Panel Attorneys

The Court is preparing to implement CJA eVoucher, the Judiciary’s national electronic CJA voucher processing system. CJA eVoucher will change the way vouchers are...

Mon, 02/02/2015

The Court has developed internal procedures for implementing the United States Sentencing Commission's Amendments 782 and 788 to Federal Sentencing Guidelines.  ...

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...