No Funds Available for Additional Chapter 7 Trustee Payments

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has advised the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts that it…

Program Recalls Courage of Fred Korematsu and his Fight for Justice

Main content Fred Korematsu made history by challenging the incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War…

Bankruptcies Rise 16 Percent Over Previous Year

Bankruptcy filings rose 16 percent during the 12-month period ending March 31, 2024. That is a…

Outreach Event Sparks Dialogue on Disability Rights

Main content Hundreds of lawyers and community members joined Minnesota federal judges in a recent courthouse…

Judge Aleta Trauger Opened Doors for Women in Law

Main content Aleta A. Trauger earned a reputation as a tough prosecutor after convicting a former…

Case Closure Rates Get Longer as E-Discovery Increases

Main content Federal Public Defender Jon Sands was making final preparations before a multi-defendant drug trial,…

Conference Acts to Promote Random Case Assignment

The Judicial Conference of the United States has strengthened the policy governing random case assignment, limiting…

Judiciary Releases Annual Report and Judicial Business Data

The Judiciary today released its Annual Report providing detailed information about mission critical initiatives that advanced over…

New Court Programs Inspire Students to Enter Legal Profession

Main content Judges and program facilitators celebrate the first class of Kazen fellows during a graduation…

Judge Raymond Lohier Shares His Immigration Story and the Diverse Perspective it Brings

Main content Daily life became a verbal obstacle course for the French-speaking, six-year-old Raymond J. Lohier,…