The U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania uses the Jury Evidence Recording System (JERS) to capture evidence electronically during a trial. The Court provides evidence presentation equipment to any member of the bar practicing within the Middle district of Pennsylvania. A training session on the use of this equipment can be requested by calling Joseph Gaughan at 570.207.5756.
How to Submit Electronic Exhibit Files
Electronic evidence files should be provided on a USB drive, DVD, or CD.
Requirements for Exhibit File Types
- Documents: .pdf
- Photographs: .jpg, .bmp, .tif, .gif
- Video and Audio Recordings: .avi, .wmv, .mpg, .mp3, .wma, .wav
Exhibit Formatting Instructions for Batch Importing