Notice - JUROR SCAMS
In various parts of the United States, citizens are being targeted by phone calls and threatened for failing to comply with jury service. These calls are not from real court officials. Federal courts do not require anyone to provide any sensitive information in a telephone call. Persons receiving such a telephone call should not provide the requested information, and should notify the Clerk of Court's office in their area. More information about these type of scams is available here.
Judicial Conference Approves Fee Changes
The Judicial Conference has approved changes to the fee schedule, effective May 1, 2013. A complete list of the updated fees is available.
Vacancy Announcement - Generalist Clerk
The United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Generalist Clerk in the Tallahassee Division. Full details about this opportunity are available here. The application (AO 78) is available in Adobe PDF, Microsoft Word, and Corel WordPerfect formats.
Notice of Pro Bono opportunity in case 3:06-cv-00008
This is a notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono representation or provide consultation for Plaintiff in a civil case in the Pensacola Division of this court. More details about this case can be found here, and the full public docket is available here.
Notice Regarding Payment Discrepancies Due to Retroactive Application of New Mileage Rates Effective January 1, 2013
The memo available here describes a potential for payment discrepancies for travel that occurred between January 1, 2013 and January 14, 2013. If you received a mileage reimbursement from this court for service performed during the January 1 - 14, 2013 time period, please review this memo for more information about resolving any potential discrepancies in your reimbursement.
Notice of Pro Bono opportunity in case 5:12-cv-205
This is a notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono representation or provide consultation for Plaintiff in a civil case in the Panama City Division of this court. More details about this case, which presents "interesting issues involving the Americans With Disabilities Act", can be found here. The full public docket is available here.
FLMD Full Public Notice for Appointment of New Magistrate Judge
The Juducial Conference of the United States has authorized the appointment of a full-time United States magistrate judge for the United States District Court, Middle District of Florida, to be resident in Jacksonville, Florida. The full public notice of this position with the Middle District of Florida is available here.
Order Issued in United States of America v. State of Florida
An order denying a temporary restraining order has been issued in case 4:12-cv-285 - United States of America v. State of Florida. Click here to view the order.