May 26, 2010
The U.S. District Court for the Central District of California hosted its eleventh annual Law Day program for 16 Los Angeles-area high schools. More than 800 students and teachers participated.
May 25, 2010
Two federal judges representing committees of the Judicial Conference of the United States tell a House subcommittee that the federal courts are working hard to utilize courthouse space efficiently.
May 19, 2010
A team of 14 law clerks from the U.S. District Court in Idaho won the government category of a friendly Law Day 2010 competition.
May 15, 2010
The Federal Judiciary’s website has been redesigned to make it more attractive, accessible, and useful to its diverse audience of users.
May 14, 2010
Bankruptcy filings for the 12-month period ending March 31, 2010, rose 27 percent and totaled 1.5 million. That's the highest 12-month total since the period ending March 31, 2006.
May 11, 2010
A two-day conference on civil litigation in federal courts, sponsored by the Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Civil Rules, was conducted at the Duke University School of Law.
May 06, 2010
Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. has appointed David Bryan Sentelle, the Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, chairman of the Executive Committee of the Judicial Conference of the United States.
May 04, 2010
The U.S. Sentencing Commission has submitted several sentencing guidelines amendments to Congress, and has posted a reader-friendly version of those amendments on its web site.