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Posted: Friday, July 31, 2015

CM/ECF will be unavailable on Saturday, August 1st from 10am until 11am... more »


Posted: Friday, July 31, 2015

Chief Judge Marten has issued a standing order addressing the extension of certain filing deadlines and the submission of any documents with special circumstances between 5:01 pm on August 6th 2015, until Monday, August 10, 2015.  Click HERE to read the complete order.... more »


Posted: Monday, July 27, 2015

The United States District Court for the District of Kansas is planning to implement NextGen CM/ECF beginning August 6, 2015 at 5:00 pm. The District of Kansas CM/ECF and PACER  will be unavailable from that time until August 10, 2015 at 8:00 am (this down time does not impact federal courts in... 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 »


Posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure will likely take effect on December 1, 2015 if approved by the Supreme Court and not vetoed by Congress.  Click here to see the report explaining the proposed amendments.... more »


Posted: Monday, April 13, 2015

The United States District Court for the District of Kansas will be upgrading its CM/ECF software to the Next Generation (NextGen) of CM/ECF in the upcoming months.   Included in this release is new Central Sign-On functionality that will allow you to maintain one account across all courts (appellate,... more »


Posted: Friday, April 10, 2015

The United States District Court for the District of Kansas announces the selection of Gwynne E. Birzer as the next United States Magistrate Judge in Wichita, Kansas. Ms. Birzer holds two degrees from Washburn University; a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice received in 1989 and a Juris Doctor... more »