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Judicial Facts and Figures 2010

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Judicial Facts and Figures is a set of tables containing historical caseload data primarily for the fiscal years from 1991, 1996, 2001 and 2005 through 2010. The tables include data on the U.S. Courts of Appeals, the U.S. District Courts, and the U.S. Bankruptcy Courts.

1. Total Judicial Officers
1.1 pdf xls Courts of Appeals, District Courts, Bankruptcy Courts

2. U.S. Courts of Appeals (Excludes Federal Circuit)
2.1 pdf xls Appeals Filed, Terminated, Pending - Summary
2.2 pdf xls Appeals Filed, Terminated, and Pending - Detail
2.3 pdf xls Appeals Filed by Type of Appeal and Originating Agency
2.4 pdf xls ProSe Cases Filed
2.5 pdf xls Type of Opinion or Order Filed in Cases Terminated on the Merits After Oral Hearing or Submission on Briefs
2.6 pdf xls Total Participations in Cases Terminated on the Merits After Oral Hearings or Submission on Briefs
2.7 pdf xls Other Workload in the Courts of Appeals

3. U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
3.1 pdf xls Appeals Filed, Terminated, Pending
3.2 pdf xls Appeals Filed by Agency

4. U.S. District Courts - Civil
4.1 pdf xls Civil Cases Filed, Terminated, Pending
4.2 pdf xls Civil Cases Filed by District
4.3 pdf xls Civil Cases Filed by Origin
4.4 pdf xls Civil Cases Filed by Nature of Suit
4.5 pdf xls Product Liability Cases Filed by Nature of Suit
4.6 pdf xls Prisoner Petitions Filed by Nature of Suit
4.7 pdf xls Copyright, Patent, and Trademark Cases Filed
4.8 pdf xls Civil Cases Filed by Jurisdiction
4.9 pdf xls Diversity of Citizenship Cases Filed by Nature of Suit
4.10 pdf xls Civil Cases Terminated by Action Taken
4.11 pdf xls Civil Cases Pending by Length of Time Pending
4.12 pdf xls Civil Consent Cases Terminated by U.S. Magistrate Judges Under 28 U.S.C. Section 636(c)

5. U.S. District Courts - Criminal
5.1 pdf xls Criminal Cases and Defendants Filed, Terminated, Pending (Includes Transfers)
5.2 pdf xls Criminal Cases Filed by District (Includes Transfers)
5.3 pdf xls Criminal Cases Filed by Major Offense (Excludes Transfers)
5.4 pdf xls Criminal Defendants Filed by Major Offense (Excludes Transfers)
5.5 pdf xls Criminal Defendants Disposed of by Method of Disposition (Excludes Transfers)

6. U.S. District Courts - Combined Civil and Criminal
6.1 pdf xls Total Civil and Criminal Cases Filed, Terminated, Pending (Includes Transfers)
6.2 pdf xls Total Weighted and Unweighted Filings Per Authorized Judgeship
6.3 pdf xls Civil and Criminal Case Median Times (Month) - Filing to Disposition
6.4 pdf xls Civil and Criminal Trials Completed
6.5 pdf xls Length of Civil and Criminal Trials Completed
6.6 pdf xls Cases and Defendants Terminated by Senior, Visiting, and Magistrate Judges

7. U.S. Bankruptcy Courts
7.1 pdf xls Bankruptcy Code Petitions Filed, Terminated, Pending
7.2 pdf xls Voluntary and Involuntary Cases Filed by Chapter of the Bankruptcy Code
7.3 pdf xls Business and Non-business Cases Filed by Chapter of the Bankruptcy Code