Thursday, December 13, 2018


News and Notices for Wednesday December 13, 2017 to Thursday December 13, 2018

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Wednesday December 12, 2018

Death of Retired Magistrate Judge Paul J. Komives


Monday December 3, 2018

app_data.President Trump has declared Wednesday, December 5, 2018 a National Day of Mourning in honor of George H.W. Bush, the forty-first President of the United States.

Following the lead of the Executive Branch, the Supreme Court has announced it will be in recess and the Administrative Office will be closed. All offices of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan will be closed on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.

Following the lead of the Executive Branch, the Supreme Court has announced it will be in recess and the Administrative Office will be closed. All offices of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan will be closed on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.


Monday December 3, 2018

app_data.President Trump has declared Wednesday, December 5, 2018 a National Day of Mourning in honor of George H.W. Bush, the forty-first President of the United States.

Following the lead of the Executive Branch, the Supreme Court has announced it will be in recess and the Administrative Office will be closed. All offices of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan will be closed on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.

President Trump has declared Wednesday, December 5, 2018 a National Day of Mourning in honor of George H.W. Bush, the forty-first President of the United States. Following the lead of the Executive Branch, the Supreme Court has announced it will be in recess and the Administrative Office will be closed. All offices of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan will be closed on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.


Wednesday November 21, 2018

Notice of Holiday Court Closings


Thursday November 15, 2018

Notice of Amendments to Local Rules - Effective December 1, 2018


Thursday November 15, 2018

Notice of Changes to Electronic Filing Policies and Procedures - Effective December 1, 2018


Thursday November 15, 2018

Notice of Proposed Amendments to Local Rules - Comments due by December 21, 2018


Thursday November 8, 2018

Information Re: Attorney Mass Swearing-In on December 4, 2018


Tuesday November 6, 2018

app_data.Election Day After-Hours Filings


Wednesday September 26, 2018

2018 Annual Report


Monday September 24, 2018

Notice of Amendments to Local Rules


Friday August 24, 2018

app_data.Quote Opportunity: RFQ/SOW Courtroom 100 AV Upgrades


Friday August 17, 2018

app_data.MIED CM/ECF and Ejuror Systems Unavailable - System Maintenance

Please take notice that the CM/ECF (e-filing) and Ejuror systems will be unavailable in the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan on Saturday, August 18th from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM EST due to system maintenance.  We apologize for any inconvenience.


Wednesday July 25, 2018

Judge John O'Meara winds up 24 year judicial career


Wednesday July 25, 2018

app_data.app_data.Judge John O'Meara winds up 24 year judicial career


Tuesday July 24, 2018

app_data.Judge O'Meara was at center of case concerning juvenile lifers


Tuesday July 24, 2018

app_data.Judge O'Meara was at center of case concerning juvenile lifers


Monday June 25, 2018

Notice of Amendment to Local Rules


Friday April 27, 2018

app_data.Notice of Proposed Amendments to Local Rules - Response Deadline: Wednesday, May 30, 2018


Friday April 27, 2018

Notice of Changes to the Electronic Filing Policies and Procedure - Effective May 1, 2018


Tuesday March 13, 2018

Law Day - May 1, 2018 from 11:00 am - 2:00pm


Monday February 26, 2018

Notice of New and Amended Local Rules (Effective March 1, 2018)


Tuesday February 13, 2018

app_data.Amended - LR 83.31 Conduct in Federal Court Facilities (effective March 1, 2018)


Tuesday February 13, 2018

app_data.Amended - LR 5.3 Civil Material Filed Under Seal (effective March 1, 2018)


Tuesday February 13, 2018

app_data.app_data.New - LR 83.32 Possession and Use of Electronic Devices in Federal Court Facilities (effective March 1, 2018)


Monday February 12, 2018

Public Notice for Reappointment of Incumbent Magistrate Judge R. Steven Whalen (comments due by Close of Business March 12, 2018)


Wednesday January 17, 2018

Expect Road Closures, Heavy Traffic and Potential Delays

Due to the North American International Auto Show and Meridian Winter Blast Presented by Quicken Loans expect road closures, heavy traffic and potential delays downtown and in the surrounding areas especially around Cobo Center from Saturday, January 13, 2018 through Sunday, January 28, 2018. Please plan your commute accordingly.

Due to the North American International Auto Show and Meridian Winter Blast Presented by Quicken Loans expect road closures, heavy traffic and potential delays downtown and in the surrounding areas especially around Cobo Center from Saturday, January 13, 2018 through Sunday, January 28, 2018. Please plan your commute accordingly.

North American International Auto Show will take place at Cobo Center from Saturday, January 13, 2018 through Sunday, January 28, 2018.

 

Meridian Winter Blast Presented by Quicken Loans will take place in and around Campus Martius Park from Friday, January 26, 2018 through Sunday, January 28, 2018.

 
Road Closures
 
Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 6:00 a.m. through Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 6:30 a.m
  • Westbound Cadillac Square between Bates Street and Woodward Avenue

Monday, January 22, 2018 from 6:00 a.m. through Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 6:30 a.m.

  • Michigan Avenue from Woodward Avenue to Griswold Street
Monday January 22, 2018 from 6:00 a.m. through Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 6:30 a.m.
  • Monroe Avenue between Woodward Avenue and Farmer Street
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 from 11:00 p.m. through Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 6:30 a.m.
  • Woodward Avenue from Congress Street to State Street
  • Eastbound Cadillac Square from Woodward Avenue to Bates Street
  • Fort Street between Woodward Avenue and Griswold Street
 
There is ALWAYS the possibility that the Detroit Police Department may choose to open or close these and additional streets earlier or later depending on traffic flow and congestion in the area.  For more information on current road conditions please visit MI Drive at: http://mdotnetpublic.state.mi.us/drive/.
 


Wednesday January 3, 2018

Memorial Service in Remembrance of the Late Retired U.S. District Judge Anna Diggs Taylor

 A memorial service in remembrance of the late retired U.S. District Judge Anna Diggs Taylor will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 6, at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul. The church is located at 4800 Woodward Ave., Detroit.

  A memorial service in remembrance of the late retired U.S. District Judge Anna Diggs Taylor will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 6, at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul. The church is located at 4800 Woodward Ave., Detroit.

 

Judge Taylor died Nov. 4 in Grosse Pointe Woods following a brief illness. She was 84. 

 

She was appointed to the U.S. District Court bench in Detroit in 1979 by President Jimmy Carter and was the first black female district judge in the U.S. 6th Circuit, which includes Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee. She took senior status in January 1999 and retired in January 2011. 

 

In lieu of flowers, the family recommended that gifts may be made to the Community Foundation of Southeastern Michigan. Gift forms may be obtained at https://cfsem.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Mail-In-Gift-Form-v2.pdf.