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.

September 28, 2022

Due to the projected path of Hurricane Ian, the Gainesville Division of the Court is closed on Wednesday, 9/28/2022, and Thursday, 9/29/2022. 

All other divisions remain open.

September 22, 2022

The U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida is requesting quotes for the items described in the Request for Quotation (RFQ), below. Interested parties should submit their quotes by noon on September 29th, 2022.

September 12, 2022

The U.S. Courts, Northern District of Florida, is requesting quotes for the purpose of acquiring pricing for new Digital Court Recorder (DCR) - also known as Liberty Courtroom Recording – licenses with Software Assurance Subscription,...

August 30, 2022

Before the Court is Plaintiff’s Request for Appointment of Counsel. ECF Doc. 74. Plaintiff asserts “the legal issues in this case are complex and will require a skilled litigator to conduct depositions, interrogatories and a trial.” He notes the...

August 2, 2022

This matter comes before the Court upon sua sponte review. The case survived summary judgment; and settlement negotiations failed. ECF Nos. 63, 66, 118, The case will proceed to trial. ECF No. 117. One year ago, the Court directed the case be...

March 8, 2022

In light of the current COVID-19 situation, the July 29,2021, Administrative Order (Doc. 388) is vacated.  Per Administrative Order...

June 10, 2022

This is notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono representation in the case of Jackson v. Lanier, et al., Case No. 5:19cv114-MCR-MJF.

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

June 7, 2022

On May 13, 2022, the Court ordered Plaintiff to file his pretrial materials, including a pretrial narrative, witness list, and exhibit list by June 3, 2022. ECF Doc. 42. On or about May 31, 2022, Plaintiff submitted a 6-page handwritten document...

May 16, 2022

The Judges of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida are pleased to announce that Zachary C. Bolitho has been selected to join our district as a full-time magistrate judge in the Pensacola Division of the Court.

May 12, 2022

This is a notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono representation in the case of Cooper v. McCoy, Case No. 4:18-cv-371-MJF.
Plaintiff is a prisoner in the custody of the Florida Department of Corrections.

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