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- General Order 22-005 re: COVID-19, issued September 30, 2022. This order supersedes General Order 22‐004.  In-person oral argument will continue in accordance with the terms of this order. Please see the order for full details.






News and Announcements

6/28/2024
The Seventh Circuit Judicial Council and the Judicial Conference of the United States have authorized the appointment of a full-time Magistrate Judge for the Northern District of Indiana at the Fort Wayne division.
Closing date: July 28, 2024. Please see the Vacancies page for details.

6/18/2024
Notice is hereby given that the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2071, proposes modifications to Circuit Rules 46 and 51, and the creation of Circuit Rule 46.1.

Written comments on the proposed rule changes should be sent by July 18, 2024.

Please see the notice for details.
6/12/2024
The United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit invites applications for the position of Career Staff Law Clerk (Assistant Supervisor). Closing date: July 15, 2024. Please see the Vacancies page for details.
4/12/2024
Notice is hereby given that the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2071, proposes modifications to Circuit Rules 34, 47, 60, 31, and 40.

Please see the notice for details.

12/1/2023
General Order 23-001
Order Regarding Attorney Admission Fee.
This order Supersedes General Order 21-003, effective immediately.

Please see the order for full details.

Please Note:   Changes to Appellate Rules 2, 4, 26, and 45 became effective on December 1, 2023 Please see the Rules and Procedures page for details.
Please Note:   Effective December 1, 2023, select Appellate Miscellaneous Fees increased.  Please see the U.S. Courts website for details.

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