must be filed in the clerk's office between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday
through Friday with the exception of complaints which may prescribe and those requiring
immediate judicial intervention, for example, temporary restraining orders, vessel
seizures, etc. Any other pleading filed after that time shall be considered as being filed
on the next business day.
If it will be necessary to file a document after hours, call the clerk's office during
regular business hours and ask to speak to the "duty" deputy clerk.
is the Public Access to Court Electronic Records service provided by the clerk's office.
PACER permits interested individuals to remotely access by computer electronic case
summaries and docket information of civil and criminal cases filed with this court. Use of
PACER requires users to register with the PACER Service Center and to obtain a password.
The Judiciary imposes a nominal $.08 per page ,defined as 56 lines, for access to PACER, a rate that is
set nationally. Users must have a PC and access to the Internet in
order to access PACER. For further information, please call the PACER Service Center at