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Northern District of Texas

David C. Godbey, Chief Judge
Karen Mitchell, Clerk of Court

News & Announcements 12/2023

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Rates for Counsel The hourly rates for CJA appointed counsel have been increased to $172 (non-capital) and $220 (capital). Non-Capital Case Compensation Maximums The waivable case compensation maximums for counsel have increased as follows: $13,400... more
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Order of the Judicial Council of the Fifth Circuit in the Matter of the Recall Appointment of Clinton E. Averitte.
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The United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time magistrate judge position at Dallas. The essential function of courts is to dispense justice. An important component of this function... more
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Congress has taken no action on the proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Procedure, and the Federal Rules of Evidence adopted by the Supreme Court and transmitted to Congress on April 24, 2023. Under... more