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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.

Court News:

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Announcements:

(Click on the hyperlinks below for each announcement to view the full Notice).

Fri, 04/12/2019
Pursuant to Rule 83 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, public notice is hereby given of the proposed amendments to the Local Civil Rules 4, 5, 7, 16, 41, 56, 62, and Local Criminal Rule 49 of the United States District Court for the...
Thu, 03/28/2019

If you have received an e-mail or phone call asking you to provide certain personal information or send payment to avoid arrest or other penalty, it may be a scam.

The Court will NOT do any of...

Fri, 02/22/2019

Of the 94 Federal District Courts in the United States, the District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana ranks as the 3rd most productive court in the country based on averaged statistics for fiscal years 2012 - 2018.  This...

Thu, 02/07/2019

24TH ANNUAL FEDERAL COURTHOUSE AFRICAN-AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH PROGRAM - FEBRUARY 13, 2019

BATON ROUGE, LA – Chief Judge Shelly D. Dick, Judge Brian A. Jackson, and Judge John W....

Tue, 02/05/2019

CM/ECF filers should be aware of the potential to inadvertently share restricted documents when using third-party services or software (e.g., PACER Pro, DocketBird, CourtDrive, RECAP, etc.) With the implementation of...

Wed, 07/11/2018

The Administrative Procedures of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana have been updated.

All attorneys practicing in the Middle District of Louisiana maintain the obligation to read and familiarize themselves with...

Wed, 05/09/2018

The U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana will upgrade the CM/ECF system to NextGen CM/ECF on Friday, July 27th – Monday, July 30th. Attorneys must complete important action items to file in the court’s ECF system beginning...

Fri, 04/20/2018

BATON ROUGE, LA – On Friday April 20, 2018, judges, staff and friends of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana will hold a memorial ceremony to honor the late Honorable James J. Brady, Senior United States District...

Thu, 02/15/2018

23RD ANNUAL FEDERAL COURTHOUSE AFRICAN-AMERICAN
HISTORY MONTH PROGRAM – FEBRUARY 20, 2018

BATON ROUGE, LA – Chief Judge Brian A. Jackson, Judge Shelly D. Dick, and Judge John W. deGravelles, of the...

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