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Judiciary Celebrates Magistrate Judges’ 50 Years of Vital Contributions

Judiciary Celebrates Magistrate Judges’ 50 Years of Vital Contributions

Throughout October, the Judiciary has celebrated the 50th anniversary of the creation of the magistrate judge system. This short video explains the tremendous impact that magistrate judges have had on the federal Judiciary in the last half century.
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Judiciary Celebrates Magistrate Judges’ 50 Years of Vital Contributions

Oct. 30 Livestream Hearing: Proposed Changes to Judicial Conduct Code and Rules

Oct. 30 Livestream Hearing: Proposed Changes to Judicial Conduct Code and Rules

A public hearing on the proposed changes to the Code of Conduct for U.S. Judges and the Judicial Conduct and Disability Rules will be available by livestream, beginning at 9 a.m. EDT on Oct. 30, 2018.
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Oct. 30 Livestream Hearing: Proposed Changes to Judicial Conduct Code and Rules

Courthouse Closures for Hurricane Michael

Courthouse Closures for Hurricane Michael

Multiple federal courthouses in Florida are closed due to the effects of Hurricane Michael. 

Northern District of Florida



    Panama City: Courthouse closed through Oct. 12


    Pensacola and Tallahassee: Courthouses are closed through Oct. 11.




Contact the Northern District of Florida for more information.



Updates also can be found on Twitter, @uscourts.

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Courthouse Closures for Hurricane Michael

Judiciary to Hold Public Hearing on Proposed Changes to Judicial Conduct Rules

Judiciary to Hold Public Hearing on Proposed Changes to Judicial Conduct Rules

The Judicial Conference’s committees on Codes of Conduct and Judicial Conduct and Disability will hold a public hearing on the proposed changes to the Codes of Conduct for U.S. Judges and the Judicial Conduct and Disability Rules at 9 a.m. on Oct. 30, 2018 at the Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary Building, One Columbus Circle, NE, Washington, D.C.
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Judiciary to Hold Public Hearing on Proposed Changes to Judicial Conduct Rules

Judiciary to Hold Public Hearing on Proposed Changes to Judges Code and Judicial Conduct Rules

Judiciary to Hold Public Hearing on Proposed Changes to Judges Code and Judicial Conduct Rules

The Judicial Conference’s committees on Codes of Conduct and Judicial Conduct and Disability will hold a public hearing on the proposed changes to the Code of Conduct for U.S. Judges and the Judicial Conduct and Disability Rules at 9 a.m. on Oct. 30, 2018 at the Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary Building, One Columbus Circle, NE, Washington, D.C.
Source: Courts
Judiciary to Hold Public Hearing on Proposed Changes to Judges Code and Judicial Conduct Rules