General Orders

 

 

 

 TitleDate Filed 

 
GO #645
Reappointment of Full-Time United States Magistrate Judge Nita L. Stormes
04/20/2015
 
GO #644
Student Practice in the Southern District of California
04/14/2015
 
GO #499-C
Amendment of Criminal Justice Act Plan
02/05/2015
 
GO #634-A
Appointment of Attorneys to the Criminal Justice Act Advisory Committee
02/05/2015
 
GO #643-A
Local Rules Amendments effective February 2, 2015
01/30/2015
 
GO #277-J
Adopting Disciplinary Committee
01/21/2015
 
GO #499-B
Amendment of Criminal Justice Act Plan
12/10/2014
 
GO #642
District Protocol for Processing Applications under Guidelines Amendment 782
12/10/2014
 
GO #643
Local Rules Amendments: The period for Public Commment will be until January 12, 2015. Any comments should be submitted to the Clerk, U.S. District Court, at 333 W. Broadway, Suite 420, San Diego, California 92101. Please note on the envelope "In Re: Local Rules Amendments"
12/10/2014
 
GO #626-B
Compliance with Jury Directives of the United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit
12/01/2014
 
GO #639
The Transfer of Cases to New Magistrate Judges
05/23/2014
 
GO #640
Related MDL Cases and Related Patent Cases
05/23/2014
 
GO #638
Cases to be Transferred to the Calendar of the Hon. Cynthia Ann Bashant
05/02/2014
 
GO #637
Appointment of John Morrill as Clerk of Court for the Southern District of California
04/29/2014
 
GO #636
Appointment of United States Magistrate Judge Jill L. Burkhardt
03/11/2014
 
GO #602-B
Use of Associates and Contract Attorneys on CJA Cases
02/27/2014
 
GO #499-A
Amendment of Criminal Justice Act Plan
02/06/2014
 
GO #634
Appointment of Attorneys to the Criminal Justice Act Advisory Committee
02/06/2014
 
GO #635
Motions in Criminal Cases to Release and/or Reconvey Collateral for Bail
02/06/2014
 
GO #633
Voting by Active and Senior Judges
12/02/2013
 
GO #312-E
Order Referring Bankruptcy Cases and Proceedings to Bankruptcy Judges and Authorizing Bankruptcy Appeals to be Decided by the Ninth Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel
11/27/2013
 
GO #632
Local Rule Amendments
11/27/2013
 
GO #452-H
Amending Employment Dispute Resolution Plan
11/15/2013
 
GO #631
Appointment of Seach Committee for New Clerk of Court and Appointment of John Morrill as Acting Clerk of Court
11/04/2013
 
GO #602-A
Use of Associates and Contract Attorneys on CJA Cases
08/27/2013
 
GO #629
Appointment of Full-Time United States Magistrate Judge
08/09/2013
 
GO #598-C
Judges Designated to Participate in the Patent Pilot Program
07/31/2013
 
GO #626-A
Compliance with Jury Directives of the United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit
03/15/2013
 
GO #625-A
Local Rules Amendments
02/27/2013
 
GO #626
Compliance with Jury Directives of the United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit
02/27/2013
 
GO #627
Motions Concerning Pretrial Release
02/27/2013
 
GO #625
Local Rules Amendments
02/05/2013
 
GO #624
Procedural Rules for Deposit and Investment of Registry Funds
01/25/2013
 
GO #623
Cameras and Recording Devices Prohibited in the United States Courhouse Buildings
01/16/2013
 
GO #621-A
Local Rules Amendments
01/09/2013
 
GO #621
Local Rules Amendments and Public Comment deadline - January 18, 2013
12/04/2012
 
GO #277-I
Adopting Disciplinary Committee
12/03/2012
 
GO #619
Court Schedules on Friday November 23, 2012; Monday December 24, 2012; and Monday, December 31,2012
11/20/2012
 
GO #620
Matters Assigned To The Chief Judge
11/20/2012
 
GO #598-B
Judges Designated to Participate in the Patent Pilot Program
09/28/2012
 
GO #431-E
Appointment of the Chief Bankruptcy Judge
09/26/2012
 
GO #614
CJA Vouchers in Pretrial Diversion Cases
09/13/2012
 
GO #613
Obtaining CJA Services Without Prior Authorization
08/27/2012
 
GO #610
Mandatory Electronic Submission of CJA Payment Vouchers
06/04/2012
 
GO #609
Appointment of U.S. Magistrate Judge David H. Bartick
04/02/2012
 
GO #608
Appointment of U.S. Magistrate Judge Karen S. Crawford
03/05/2012
 
GO #607
District Judges to Determine the Mental Competency of Defendants
02/22/2012
 
GO #606
Appointment of Full-Time U.S. Magistrate Judge Peter C. Lewis
01/24/2012
 
GO #605
Screening New Inmates for Tuberculosis Prior to Court Appearance
01/18/2012
 
GO #547-A
Frequency of Drug Testing Ordered as a Condition of Probation or Other Supervised Release
12/05/2011
 
GO #603
Appeals from Orders of the Magistrate Judge Denying Writs of Habeas Corpus in Unassigned Criminal Cases
11/16/2011
 
GO #452-G
Amending Employment Dispute Resolution Plan
11/07/2011
 
GO #602
Use of Associates and Contract Attorneys on CJA Cases
11/07/2011
 
GO #439-C
Amending Local Rule 83.3 - Admission Fees
10/25/2011
 
GO #600
Special Admission of Michael P. Marks, Attorney, Federal Defenders of San Diego, Inc.
10/25/2011
 
GO #601
Pro Hac Vice Admission Fee, Allocation of Fee
10/25/2011
 
GO #301-H
Admission Fee, Allocation of Admission Fee
10/17/2011
 
GO #478-A
Appointing Magistrate Judge Ruben B. Brooks to Administer the Court's ADR Program
10/17/2011
 
GO #203-O
Duties and Powers of United States Magistrate Judges Regarding Misdemeanor and Petty Offenses: Forfeiture of Collateral
09/20/2011
 
GO #599
09/13/2011
 
GO #598
Assignment of Patent and Plant Variety Protection Cases: Amendment of Local Rules
08/23/2011
 
GO #598-A
Assignment of Patent and Plant Variety Protection Cases: Amendment of Local Rules
08/23/2011
 
GO #527-A
Interpreter Fees Allowable under the Criminal Justice Act
08/03/2011
 
GO #596
Adopting Pro Bono Plan
08/03/2011
 
GO #597
Reappointment of Full-Time U.S. Magistrate Judges Barbara L. Major and William McCurine Jr.
08/03/2011
 
GO #247-E
Allowable Investigator Fees under the Criminal Justice Act
07/25/2011
 
GO #595
Appointment of Full-Time United States Magistrate Judges (with public notice)
07/11/2011
 
GO #594
Appointment of United States Magistrate Judge Mitchell David Dembin
03/18/2011
 
GO #593
Reappointment of Full-Time United States Magistrate Judges Barbara L. Major and William McCurine, Jr.
03/17/2011
 
GO #588-A
Amendment of Local Civil Rule 83.3.c Regarding Admission of Attorneys for the United States
01/13/2011
 
GO #588
Amendment of Local Civil Rule 83.3c Regarding Admission of Attorneys for the United States.
11/30/2010
 
GO #587
Reappointment of Full-Time U.S. Magistrate Judge Jan M. Adler
10/05/2010
 
GO #584
Restoring Language to Local Rules
06/04/2010
 
GO #583
Appointment of United States Magistrate Judge Bernard G. Skomal
04/28/2010
 
GO #582
Assignment of Criminal Cases to Senior District Judge Thompson for Guilty Plea and Sentencing
03/29/2010
 
GO #579
Administrative Leave on Thursday, December 24, 2009
12/22/2009
 
GO #578
Local Rules Amendments
11/23/2009
 
GO #577
Appointment of United States Magistrate Judge William V. Gallo
10/15/2009
 
GO #575
Local Rules Amendments
08/31/2009
 
GO #574
Appointment of Full-Time United States Magistrate Judge
08/25/2009
 
GO #573
Reappointment of United States Magistrate Judges Ruben B. Brooks and Anthony J. Battaglia
04/28/2009
 
GO #572
Appointment of Full-Time United States Magistrate Judge
03/02/2009
 
GO #571
Amending Local Criminal Rules Regarding Related Cases
02/06/2009
 
GO #570
Reappointment of United States Magistrate Judges Ruben B. Brooks and Anthony J. Battaglia
01/07/2009
 
GO #285-D
Management Plan for Court Reporting and Recording Services
11/17/2008
 
GO #569
Holiday Administrative Leave
10/21/2008
 
GO #431-D
Length of Term of the Chief Bankruptcy Judge
05/28/2008
 
GO #557-A
Special Admission of Linda Lopez, Attorney, Federal Defenders of San Diego, Inc.
05/28/2008
 
GO #568
Random Assignment of Criminal Cases
05/28/2008
 
GO #203-N
Duties and Power of United States Magistrate Judges Regarding Misdemeanor and Petty Offenses: Forfeiture of Collateral
04/28/2008
 
GO #514-D
In the matter of Amending the Policy on Privacy and Public Access to Certain Materials
02/27/2008
 
GO #567
Filing of Sentencing Summary Charts
01/16/2008
 
GO #566
Court Closing on Monday, December 24, 2007
12/20/2007
 
GO #565
Computation of Time Following Court Closure
11/02/2007
 
GO #70-I
​Transcript Rates
10/31/2007
 
GO #560
Amending Local Criminal Rule 11.2
09/05/2007
 
GO #558
Reappointment of United States Magistrate Judge Nita L. Stormes
07/30/2007
 
GO #559
Deleting Civil Local Rule 54.1(b)(4)(a)(5)
07/30/2007
 
GO #556
Amending Local Rules
06/11/2007
 
GO #552-A
U.S. Pretrial Services Interviews
04/02/2007
 
GO #301-G
Admission Fee, Allocation of Admission Fee
03/16/2007
 
GO #554
Reappointment of United States Magistrate Judges Louisa S. Porter and Leo S. Papas
01/09/2007
 
GO #553
National Day of Mourning for Gerald R. Ford
12/29/2006
 
GO #203-M
Duties and Powers of United States Magistrate Judges Regarding Misdemeanor and Petty Offenses: Forfeiture of Collateral
12/19/2006
 
GO #550
Procedural Rules for Electronic Case Filing
05/22/2006
 
GO #549
    Proposed Local Rules of Practice for Patent Cases before the United States District Court for the Southern District of California
  • GO_549.pdf
  • Patent Local Rules.pdf
02/21/2006
 
GO #370-B
Attorney Fees Allowable in Federal Capital Prosecutions and Habeas Corpus Death Penalty Cases under the Criminal Justice Act
01/31/2006
 
GO #547
Frequency of Drug Testing Ordered as a Condition of Probation or Other Supervised Release
09/21/2005
 
GO #451-A
Amendment to Local Civil Rule 40.1.h
07/12/2005
 
GO #494-A
Criminal Justice Act Vouchers
05/12/2005
 
GO #502-A
Exercise of Jurisdiction by the United States Magistrate Judge at El Centro, California, over Adjoining Areas in the District of Arizona
05/12/2005
 
GO #544
Appointment of Full-Time United States Magistrate Judge
03/28/2005
 
GO #543
Local Rules Amendments
03/22/2005
 
GO #431-C
Appointment of the Chief Bankruptcy Judge
01/05/2005
 
GO #277-G
Adopting Disciplinary Committee
11/01/2004
 
GO #542
Local Rules Amendments
10/25/2004
 
GO #540
Local Rules Amendments
09/20/2004
 
GO #541
Delegation of Authority
09/20/2004
 
GO #301-E
Admission Fee, Allocation of Admission Fee
05/24/2004
 
GO #439-B
Amending Local Rule 83.3 Attorneys - Admission to Practice Standards of Conduct
05/24/2004
 
GO #514-C
Adopting a Policy on Privacy and Public Access to Electronic Case Files
05/05/2003
 
GO #525
Mental Health Supervision
05/05/2003
 
GO #514-B
Adopting a Policy on Privacy and Public Access to Electronic Case Files
04/14/2003
 
GO #523
Retention and Release of San Diego Juvenile Court Information
02/11/2003
 
GO #514-A
Adopting a Policy on Privacy and Public Access to Electronic Case Files
11/22/2002
 
GO #203-L
Duties and Power of United States Magistrate Judges: Forfeiture of Collateral
10/28/2002
 
GO #517
Appointment of Carol C. Lam United States Attorney
09/03/2002
 
GO #516
07/26/2002
 
GO #514
Adopting a Policy on Privacy and Public Access to Electronic Case Files
05/20/2002
 
GO #512
Charge of or Conviction of Felony
05/14/2002
 
GO #513
Right to and Assignment of Counsel
05/14/2002
 
GO #510
Holiday Friday after Thanksgiving
01/04/2002
 
GO #502
Extending Jurisdiction of Arizona Full-Time Magistrate to Include the So. District of CA
09/17/2001
 
GO #501
Amending CivLR 5.1
08/15/2001
 
GO #500
Reappointment of U.S. Magistrate Judge Aaron
07/31/2001
 
GO #499
Criminal Justice Act Plan
06/25/2001
 
GO #494
CJA Vouchers
02/14/2001
 
GO #493
Allowing Cell Phones in the Edward J. Schwartz Courthouse Building
02/06/2001
 
GO #491
Closing Court on Cesar Chavez Day
12/18/2000
 
GO #486
Declaration of Judicial Emergency
10/30/2000
 
GO #380-B
Amendment to Grievance and Adverse Action Plan
01/05/2000
 
GO #387-A
Arbitration and Mediation Rules
01/05/2000
 
GO #477
Procedures Following Defendant Allegations of Inadequate Medical Attention at Jail Facility
09/28/1999
 
GO #467
Administration of the Pro Bono Fund under Civil Local Rule 83.8
04/13/1999
 
GO #452-C
02/02/1999
 
GO #458
Duties and Powers of United States Magistrate Judges: Forfeiture of Collateral NOTE: Please contact Clerk's Office for collateral schedule.
04/08/1998
 
GO #442-A
Services to Persons with Communications Disabilitites
09/10/1997
 
GO #446
Appointment of Chief PreTrial Services Officer for U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
06/18/1997
 
GO #444
Regulating Interpreters in the U.S. Marshal's Holding Cell and in Probation Interviews
04/18/1997
 
GO #301-D
Admission Fee, Allocation of Admission Fees
11/26/1996
 
GO #405-B
Removing from the CJA Panel an Attorney Charged with a Felony
01/24/1996
 
GO #380-A
Grievance and Adverse Action Procedures
10/26/1994
 
GO #405-A
Qualification Requirements for CJA Panel Attorneys in the Southern District of California
10/19/1994
 
GO #419
CJA Vouchers
08/23/1994
 
GO #410-C
Requiring Notice for Intent to Rely on Insanity Defense and for use of Mental Condition Experts
05/10/1994
 
GO #408
Allowing Cameras in the Courthouse
10/26/1993
 
GO #399
Destruction of Expunged Records
01/12/1993
 
GO #387
Arbitration and Mediation Rules
01/09/1992
 
GO #364
Providing Dress Clothing for Prisoners at Metropolitan Corrections Center
04/24/1989
 
GO #273
Appointing Substitute Custodian for Seized Property
04/21/1982
 
GO #259-A
Extending Jurisdiction of Arizona Part-time Magistrate to include the Southern District of California
01/27/1982
 
GO #168-E
Final Plan for Achieving Prompt Disposition of Criminal Cases and Implementing the Speedy Trial Act of 1974
07/02/1980
 
GO #240
Petition for Disclosure of Presentence or Probation Records
07/12/1979
 
GO #1
General Order Book
01/01/1966
 
GO #643-A.pdf
 
 
GO #643-A.pdf