LR B.1: Exigent Circumstances in Proceedings Commenced by
Attachment and Garnishment and Actions in Rem
Exigent circumstances shall exist when the assigned judge, presiding judge and Chief Judge of the district are unavailable to make a determination as to whether the conditions for the issuance of a warrant for arrest or writ for attachment or garnishment of maritime property exist and the property to be subject to the arrest or attachment may in the immediate future leave the District. For purposes of this Local Rule, a Judge shall be deemed unavailable, unless the Judge indicates that he or she will immediately consider the proposed order.
January 01, 1992