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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: Friday, August 15, 2014

The U.S. District Court - Kansas is seeking bids for Kramer, Extron and Biamp equipment for our 643 courtroom project in Kansas City, KS. Please contact Randy Everhardt at for details.... more »

Posted: Tuesday, August 12, 2014

The U.S. District Court - Kansas is interested in receiving bids for (8) Samsung UD55D screens for one of our courtrooms in KC. Please contact Randy Everhardt at ... more »

Posted: Tuesday, August 5, 2014

The U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas is interested in purchasing QNAP network attached storage systems.  If you are interested in bidding on this please contact Brian Taylor at 785-338-5569.... more »

Posted: Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The United States Probation Office for the District of Kansas is seeking a Chief U.S.P.O. Please see the attached announcement for more information.... 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 »

Posted: Friday, August 2, 2013

The guidelines for cases involving electronically stored information (ESI) have been updated. The changes and full guidelines can be found at more »