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, 2014-03-03


The Amended Local Civil and Criminal Rules for the Middle District of North Carolina became effective March 1, 2014.  One of the most significant changes to the rules relates to the procedure for filing sealed documents.  To provide...

Mon, 2014-02-10


Please find the below documentation related to the amendants to the Local Civil and Criminal Rules, which will be effective March 1, 2014.

Wed, 2014-01-01




January 1, 2014

FROM :             Panel Selection Committee

SUBJECT:       New CJA Plan


Wed, 2013-10-02



Public Notice of Proposed Local Rule Changes

With appreciation to the Local Rules...

Wed, 2013-08-21


ALERT - If you are contacted by a...

Wed, 2013-08-14


The Honorable William L. Osteen, Jr., Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina, is pleased to announce that the United States Court of...

Fri, 2013-04-19

Notice of Increase Fees for Filing New Civil Actions

At its September 2012 session, the Judicial Conference approved an amendent to the Distrct Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule to add $...

Fri, 2013-04-12

Please review the new video that explains the new process of Sealed Events.  Please contact the Clerk's Office for any questions.

Thu, 2013-03-28

The Clerk's Office has developed guidelines for filing Bill of Costs with the Court.  Although the ...