December 1, 2020
Amendments to the Federal Rules of Practice and Procedure

Amendments to the Federal Rules of Practice and Procedure 

and

Changes to Miscellaneous Fee Schedules

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Zoom Guidance

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June 29, 2020
Eastern District of California’s Judicial Emergency Exacerbated by the Coronavirus Disease-2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic

 

As the Senate Judiciary Committee meets Tuesday, June 30, 2020 to address the Judicial Conference’s recommendation for more judgeships, the Eastern District of California continues to experience a long-standing judicial emergency now exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic...

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COVID-19: Courthouse Closure and Court Hearing Information

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California continues to closely monitor the national response to the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) and will be following guidance provided by the Administrative Office of the United States Courts (AO), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and California Department of Public Health (CDPH). 

Clerk's Office Reduced Phone Hours: 
Sacramento   9:00am - 1:00pm
Fresno            9:00am - 12:00pm
OR email 9:00am to 4:00pm to:
(and we will promptly respond)
Sac-Info@caed.uscourts.gov
Fresno-Info@caed.uscourts.gov

 

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February 6, 2020
Two Judicial Vacancies Exacerbate Caseload Pressure

Two Judicial Vacancies Exacerbate Caseload Pressures in Eastern District’s Fresno Division

As of February 3, 2020, the Eastern District of California has two judicial vacancies. The vacancies are created by District Judge Morrison C. England’s having taken senior status in December 2019 and District Judge Lawrence J. O’Neill’s assuming inactive senior status on February 2, 2020. As a result, District Judge Dale A. Drozd is the only judge hearing criminal cases in the court’s Fresno Division...

 

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Holiday Closure

The Court will be closed on Monday, January 18th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday...

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