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Posted: Wednesday, March 30, 2016

            Beginning April 7, 2016, a travelling exhibit sponsored jointly by the German Federal Bar and the American Bar Association (“ABA”) will be on display in the Robert J. Dole United States Courthouse in downtown Kansas City, Kansas.   Entitled “Lawyers Without Rights, Jewish... more »


Posted: Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Published March 29, 2016 on www.uscourts.govAcross the United States, individuals posing as federal court officials and U.S. Marshals are targeting citizens, threatening them with arrest unless they pay.“This year’s scams are more aggressive and sophisticated than we’ve seen in years past,”... more »


Posted: Tuesday, December 15, 2015


Posted: Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Because Congress took no action on the proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy and Federal Rules of Civil Procedure that the Supreme Court adopted and transmitted to Congress, the following rules were changed effective December 1, 2015:Bankruptcy Rule 1007Federal Rule of Civil Procedure... more »


Posted: Thursday, November 12, 2015

CM/ECF will be unavailable Saturday, November 14th from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. due to scheduled maintenance.... more »


Posted: Monday, August 10, 2015

As of August 10, 2015, all parties who had CM/ECF filing privileges in the District of Kansas prior to August 10, 2015, must link their upgraded PACER account to their legacy CM/ECF account in order to file documents.  Instructions for upgrading a PACER account and linking a PACER account to your CM/ECF... more »


Posted: Monday, June 15, 2015

The District of Kansas is planning to implement NextGen CM/ECF in August 2015 and will be the first district court to go live with the new version.  For more information on how it impacts attorneys, click here.... more »


Posted: Monday, June 1, 2015

Your annual attorney renewal dues were required to be paid by July 1, 2015.  In order to avoid late charges, please register and pay your dues using our  Online Attorney Renewal System (OARS) OARS.  ... more »


Posted: Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Scanned documents present challenges for the court because they are not searchable, cannot be annotated, and hyperlinks are unusable. CLICK HERE for tips on how to convert your document to PDF so that these features are available to the court.... more »


Posted: Friday, April 24, 2015

Please be advised that the U.S. District Court District of Kansas is currently sending out jury qualification questionnaires to 60,000 registered voters in Kansas. This is a process we complete every two years in order to have a pool of qualified jurors who could potentially be called for jury service.... more »