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.

Tue, 2014-09-30

 

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...

Wed, 2014-09-24

 

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 Local Criminal Rule 32.2(...

Mon, 2014-08-18

 

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...

Thu, 2014-07-31

 

ALERT - If you are contacted by a...

Thu, 2014-07-31

 

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 or respond. ...

Mon, 2014-07-07

 

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, 2014-07-07

 

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, 2014-07-07

 

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

Thu, 2014-06-26

 

Through July 15, 2014, the CJA Panel Selection Committee will accept applications from interested attorneys who missed the original deadline.

Wed, 2014-05-07

 

Hyperlinks to CM/ECF documents are now permissible and encouraged.  By using hyperlinks in briefs and other papers filed in CM/ECF, attorneys promote efficiency and better advocacy.  The Clerk's Office will provide instructional...

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