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|Wed, 07/11/2012||Proposed Amendments Submitted by the Rules Committee for Consideration by Judges||
The Advisory Committee on Local Rules (“the Committee”) convened in late 2011 for the principal purpose of determining how best to include references to the local rules of the District Court. ...
|Mon, 06/04/2012||Public Notice to Customers Presenting Checks||
When you provide a check as payment, you authorize this court to either use information from your check to make a one-time electronic fund transfer from your account or to process the payment as a check
|Thu, 04/05/2012||Change to Required Retention of Original Signature Documents||
When electronic filing was implemented in this District, the Court established the requirement that documents with the original signatures, or ‘wet signatures,’ were to be retained by the filer for at least three years after the closing of the...
|Tue, 04/03/2012||Change to Voice Case Information System||
Effective May 1, 2012, the Court will be turning off its Voice Case Information System (“VCIS”) toll-free number and changing over to a national number and case information system (“McVCIS”). More Info...
|Fri, 03/23/2012||Courtroom Deputy Coverage Changes: Indianapolis, Terre Haute and Evansville Divisions||
Effective April 1st, the Courtroom Deputies (“CRDs” or “CRD”) who assist the three Judges stationed in Indianapolis will be dividing the work of each Court by digit rather than Chapter. More Info...
|Thu, 03/22/2012||Candidates Sought for Mediator Panel||
In an effort to make alternative dispute resolution more available in cases where the parties or the Court believe that issues can be resolved through that mechanism both timely and cost-effectively, the Court is developing a panel of attorneys...
|Tue, 03/06/2012||Courthouse Mailing Address Change||
The Court is closing its Indianapolis post office box at the end of March. More Info
|Mon, 02/27/2012||Public Access Fee Increase||
Effective April 1, 2012, fees for access to Court records through the PACER service increase from $.08 per page to $.10 per page. More Info
|Tue, 02/21/2012||ARRA Intake Move Notice||
Effective Tuesday, February 21, 2012, the public transaction counter for the Indianapolis U.S. Bankruptcy Court Clerk's Office will be temporarily relocated to the U.S. District Court Clerk's Office, Room 105, in the Birch Bayh Federal Building...
|Tue, 02/07/2012||Public Notice Regarding Beverage Policy||
Consistent with the recommendation of the United States Marshals Service, effective March 1, 2012, all liquids and beverages are prohibited from being brought into any federal courthouse in the Southern District of Indiana. ...