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Northern District of Texas

Barbara M.G. Lynn, Chief Judge
Karen Mitchell, Clerk of Court

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Of the 12 judgeships that are authorized for the Northern District of Texas, a district that covers a population of nearly 8 million and is geographically larger than a majority of states, 5 positions are now vacant. Of the 7 active judges, 3 are... more
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The Fort Worth Chapter of the Federal Bar Association presents ***Cyber Security for Law Firms***   Justin L. Miller Special Agent - Cyber Crimes United States Secret Service Andrew S. Ehmke Chief Information Partner Haynes and Boone,... more
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Chief Judge Barbara M.G. Lynn has been selected to receive the 2018 Morris Harrell Professionalism Award presented by the Dallas Bar Association and Texas Center for Legal Ethics and Professionalism. ... more
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Please Save the Date -  January 11, 2019 at the Four Seasons Hotel and Resort  
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To review a copy of the Proposed Amendments to the Federal Rules of Appellate, Bankruptcy, and Civil Procedure, and the Federal Rules of Evidence, please click... more
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WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators John Cornyn (R-TX), Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), and U.S. Representative Mac Thornberry (TX-13) released the following statements after President Trump signed into law their... more
| Clerk Notice
The current term of the office of United States Magistrate Judge E. Scott Frost at Abilene is due to expire on June 15, 2019. Duties of a magistrate judge position, include, but are not limited to, the following: conducting preliminary proceedings... more
| Announcement
Date: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Topics to be Discussed: Overview of ECF Administrative Procedures; Case Opening/Answering a Complaint; Motions/Responses/Proposed Orders; Filing Large Documents and Attachments; Sealed and Ex... more