News & Announcements
Please be advised that amendments to the Federal Rules of Appellate, Bankruptcy, and Civil Procedure, and the Federal Rules of Evidence are effective on December 1, 2020: https://www.uscourts.gov/rules-policies/current-rules-practice-procedure
CVB violation dockets have been continued as indicated below:
Chief Magistrate Judge Roby: Any tickets received that were set for hearing or were scheduled to be set for hearing on March 24, 2020, April 28, 2020, June 2, 2020, July 7, 2020, August 11, 2020, September 15, 2020 and October 20, 2020, have been reset for hearing on November 24, 2020, at 10:00 a.m.
Magistrate Judge Currault: Any tickets received that were set for hearing...more »
If you have any questions or need assistance regarding election-related filings during normal Clerk’s Office hours, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., please contact the Clerk’s Office Intake Desk at 504-589-7674.
For those who do not have access to file electronically using CM/ECF, the court’s case filing and management system, https://ecf.laed.uscourts.gov, election-related case filings may...more »
Effective November 1, 2020, the Hale Boggs Federal Building located at 500 Poydras Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, which houses the United States District Court as well as the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, is open to the general public for limited purposes. Please consult with each individual judge’s chambers for specific information on whether proceedings in pending civil and criminal cases will proceed via videoconference or...more »
The Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana has issued amended COVID-19 General Order No. 20-1, effective immediately and until this order is rescinded:
The following persons may not enter the U.S. Courthouse in the Eastern District of Louisiana or any offices occupied in the Hale Boggs Federal...more »