News & Announcements

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.

October 30, 2018

The U.S. District Court in Panama City will be closed until further notice.  

Per Administrative Order, amended October 30th, 2018, all...

September 27, 2019

This is a notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono representation in a prisoner civil rights action. The case is David T. Curry v. Secretary Mark S. Inch, Dr. Luis Lopez, and Dr. Simone Vilchez, case no. 4:18cv207-RH/CAS. Plaintiff’s civil...

September 25, 2019

The current term of the office for United States Magistrate Judge Elizabeth M. Timothy in Pensacola, Florida is due to expire on June 9, 2020.  The United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida is required by law to establish...

July 12, 2019
This is a notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono representation in the case of Lovenson Allen Mose v. J. Demontmollin, et al., Case No. 3:18cv493-LC-HTC.
 
Plaintiff is a prisoner in the custody of the Florida...
May 6, 2019

After eight years of distinguished service, Magistrate Judge Charles A. Stampelos has announced his intention to retire from judicial service on April 2, 2020.  Judge Stampelos is a distinguished public servant who has served our court and the...

May 2, 2019

This is a notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono representation in the case of Thomas Ray Hayes v. Mark S. Inch, et al., case no. 4:19cv97-MW/CAS.

Plaintiff is a prisoner in the custody of the Florida Department of Corrections. He...

April 8, 2019

This is a notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono representation in a jury trial. The case is Wesley Timothy Fullard v. Maria Thomas, R.N., and Carrie Rhodes, L.P.N., case no. 4:16cv507- MW/CAS.

Plaintiff is a prisoner in the custody...

January 29, 2019

The Judges of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida are pleased to announce that Hope T. Cannon has been selected to join our district as a fulltime magistrate judge in the Pensacola Division of the Court. Ms....

January 9, 2019

The current four-year term of Kevin L. Butler, Federal Public Defender for the Northern District of Alabama at Birmingham, expires 16 October 2019. The Federal Public Defender, under authority of 18 U.S.C. § 3006A(g)(2)(A), provides criminal...

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