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Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

Fri, 12/01/2017

Amendments to the Federal Rules of Practice and Procedure effective December 1, 2017. The amendments can be found here.

Wed, 11/22/2017

This is a request for quotation from the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania for Hotel Accommodations, Conference Space, and Hotel Services for an Employee Training Conference in State College, Pennsylvania....

Mon, 10/16/2017

 A new Application for Multi-Court Exemption from the Judicial Conference's Electronic Public Access (EPA) Fees form has been added to the Recommended Forms section of the Forms tab | ...

Tue, 07/25/2017
Best Sentencing Practices in the Middle District of Pennsylvania
 
A federal criminal sentencing is a complex process, often starting long before any party appears before the District Court. The...
Fri, 07/14/2017

Please join the M.D.Pa. Chapter of the Federal Bar Association for a Lunch & Learn CLE program, From Handcuffs to a Handshake: Successful Mediation of Inmate Civil Rights Litigation in Federal Court. The program,...

Fri, 05/05/2017

Beginning Monday May 8th at approximately 5:00 AM Linden St. from Wyoming Ave. to N. Washington Ave. in Scranton will be closed. It will stay closed from approximately 5:00 AM to 8:00 PM M-F; it will remain closed on that schedule until...

Wed, 04/19/2017
REQUIREMENTS FOR MOTIONS FOR DEPOSITING FUNDS INTO THE COURT’S REGISTRY
DISBURSING FUNDS FROM THE COURT’S REGISTRY
MOTIONS FOR INTERPLEADER DEPOSIT (28 U.S.C. Section 1335) effective 4/1/2017
MOTIONS FOR...
Fri, 03/24/2017

Jury selection in the case 13-CR-123, USA v. Con-ui , will begin on MONDAY, APRIL 24, 2017 at the WILLIAM J. NEALON FEDERAL BUILDING AND UNITED STATES COURTHOUSE, 235 NORTH WASHINGTON AVENUE, SCRANTON, PENNSYLVANIA. Trial will begin after a jury...

Thu, 12/22/2016

 
The current term of office of United States Magistrate Judge Martin C. Carlson in the Middle District of Pennsylvania is due to expire on August 14, 2017. The United States District Court is required by law to establish a panel of...

Thu, 12/01/2016

Please click here for amendments to the Federal rules effective December 1, 2016.

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