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Posted: Thursday, October 9, 2014


Posted: Tuesday, October 7, 2014

The Topeka Division of the U.S. Probation Office is seeking an Administrative Assistant to a U.S. Probation Officer. Please see the attachment for more information.... more »


Posted: Monday, September 22, 2014

PUBLIC NOTICE RE: REQUEST FOR COMMENT ON PROPOSED LOCAL RULES AMENDMENTS The deadline for providing comments is October 15, 2014 The United States Bankruptcy Appellate Panel of the Tenth Circuit has proposed amendments to its Local Rules and has posted its proposals for public notice and comment... more »


Posted: Wednesday, September 10, 2014


Posted: Tuesday, September 2, 2014


Posted: Monday, August 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 comment. The following proposed amendments were approved for... more »


Posted: Thursday, February 13, 2014

The hourly pay rates for lawyers who represent indigent defendants in federal criminal cases, which were temporarily reduced last year, have been restored, effective March 1, 2014. In an emergency move last August, the Executive Committee of the Judicial Conference of the United States reduced... more »


Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Be aware of a scam that involves a fictitious arrest warrant on a criminal charge sent to an individual, offering a chance to avoid arrest through the payment of a specific amount. While these scams are more prevalent in state and county courts, this particular scheme has occurred in the Western District... more »


Posted: Thursday, September 5, 2013

LinkBuilder is a new program that allows attorneys to create hyperlinks easily and efficiently.  LinkBuilder is an add-in for Word that automates the creation of cross-document hyperlinks between filings in the federal court's CM/ECF system.  This handy tool was originally envisioned and developed... more »


Posted: Monday, August 26, 2013

At its August 15-16, 2013, meeting, the Executive Committee of the Judicial Conference of the United States determined that it is necessary to implement a temporary emergency $15 reduction in the hourly rates of compensation for Criminal Justice Act (CJA) “panel” attorneys appointed to represent... more »