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.

January 6, 2021

After the recent disclosure of widespread cybersecurity breaches of both private sector and government computer systems, federal courts are immediately adding new security procedures to protect highly sensitive confidential documents filed with...

March 18, 2020

Last Updated 01/11/2021

In consideration of the serious health crisis facing the nation and the State of Florida from COVID-19 and in an effort to maintain the orderly administration of...

December 9, 2020

This is a notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono representation in a case set for jury trial in June 2021 in Tallahassee. The case is Furman v. Cherry, et. al., Case No. 4:16cv214-MW/CAS.

Plaintiff, an inmate currently...

December 3, 2020

The current five-year term of J. Thomas Corbett, United States Bankruptcy Administrator for the Northern District of Alabama, expires 4 December 2021. As authorized under the Regulations of the Judicial Conference of the United States Governing...

December 3, 2020

The United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit seeks applications from all highly qualified candidates for a fourteen-year appointment as United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Middle District of Florida. The Court is seeking...

November 30, 2020

This is a notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono representation in a case ready for dispositive motions in Pensacola. The case is Lee v. Centurion of Florida, LLC, et al., Case No. 4:19cv210-RH-HTC.

Plaintiff, an inmate in the...

November 20, 2020

This is a notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono representation in a case ready to be set for jury trial in Pensacola. The case is Saintlot v. Whitehaed, et al., Case No. 3:18cv441-TKW-MAF.

Plaintiff, an inmate in the custody of the...

November 3, 2020

For emergencies or to provide after-hours notice of an emergency filing, as required by Local Rule 7.1(L), please use the phone numbers listed below to contact the on-duty deputy clerk for the division serving your area.

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September 25, 2020

This is a notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono representation in the case of Cooper v. Doe, Case No. 4:18-cv-371-MW/MJF.

Plaintiff is a prisoner in the custody of the Florida Department of Corrections alleging that ten Defendants...

September 11, 2020

This is a notice of an opportunity to provide pro bono representation in a case ready to be set for jury trial in Pensacola. The case is Gordon v. Carter, et al., Case No. 3:15cv396-MCR-HTC.

Plaintiff, an inmate in the custody of the...

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