News & Notices

  • The San Diego Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, in partnership with the University of San Diego School of Law, presents the 2019 Leadership in the Law Conference: Effective Leadership at All Levels. The attached flyer provides information on registration, location, speakers and cost.
    Date Posted: 5/22/2019

    Proposed Local Rule Changes and Comment Periods

    The following General Orders outline proposals to change the local rules and when the comment periods end

    GO #705, Public Comment ending May 5, 2019

    GO #706, Public Comment ending May 5, 2019

    GO #709, Public Comment ending May 26, 2019


    Date Posted: 5/3/2019

    Screening New Inmates for Tuberculosis Prior to Court Appearance
    Date Posted: 4/30/2019

    Trial and Media Protocol during the Apple, Inc. v. Qualcomm Incorporated Proceedings
    Date Posted: 4/19/2019

    Designation of Magistrate Judge Robert A. McQuaid, Jr. (GO #694). Designation of Magistrate Judge Barry M. Kurren (GO #695). Designation of Magistrate Judge Stanley A. Boone (GO #696). Designation of Magistrate Judge Karen Strombom (GO #697). Designation of Magistrate Judge F.A. Gossett III (GO #698). Designation of Magistrate Judge Carolyn S. Ostby (GO #699). Designation of Magistrate Judge Richard L. Puglisi (GO #700). Designation of Magistrate Judge Jacqueline S. Corley (GO #701). Designation of Magistrate Judge John L. Weinberg (GO #702). Designation of Magistrate Judge Nathanael M. Cousins (GO #703) in the Southern District of California.

    Date Posted: 4/15/2019

    Adopting Disciplinary Committee.
    Date Posted: 4/12/2019 04:00

    General Consent to U.S. Magistrate Judge Social Security Cases
    Date Posted: 4/12/2019 03:00

    Notice - General Order #677-A
    8 U.S.C. § 1325 Trial Assignments
    Date Posted: 4/12/2019 01:00

    Contest Rules, entry instructions are posted! Visit Ninth Circuit Civic Contest page for more details.
    Date Posted: 2/25/2019

    District Protocol For Processing Applications Under First Step Act § 404 (2018)
    Date Posted: 2/8/2019

    Notice - General Order #691
    Appointment of Full-Time United States Magistrate Judge
    Date Posted: 2/8/2019

    Operating the court in absence of an appropriation or continuing resolution.
    Date Posted: 1/11/2019

    Final Criminal Defense Attorney Panel appointments selected list for U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California for term 2018-2020.

    Date Posted: 12/3/2018

    Proposed Local Rule Changes - The period for public comment on the proposed local rule changes will be until November 5, 2018. Any comments should be submitted to the Clerk, U.S. District Court, at 333 West Broadway, Ste. 420, San Diego, California, 92101.
    Date Posted: 10/25/2018

    CJA Attorney requests for holds or hiatuses of appointments have a significant impact on 1325 Misdemeanor duty and El Centro duty week schedules, the Court now requires that the requesting...
    Date Posted: 10/15/2018

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