Has the Judicial Conference developed a privacy policy regarding the availability of electronic court records on-line?

CM/ECF (Electronic Case Filing)

Yes. The Judicial Conference Committee on Court Administration and Case Management has issued a Report on Privacy and Public Access to Electronic Case Files.

In addition, the Clerk of Court has also issued a privacy notice.

NOTE: As of November 1, 2004, the public may access public PDF documents filed in public criminal cases through PACER as long as the file date is equal to or greater than 11/01/2004.