SCAM ALERTS: Throughout the United States, including in Minnesota, citizens are being targeted by emails, phone calls and postal mail. Please click here for more information.
NOTICE: Notice of Change in Disbursing Procedures in the District of Minnesota — Effective August 8, 2016. Click here for more information.
News & Announcements
Pay.gov Unavailable Saturday from 5pm - 11pm
April 26, 2017 NEW
Pay.gov will be unavailable on Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 5:00 pm to 11:00 am Central time for an upgrade to version 7.0. During this time: new case filers will not be able to pay for their filing via Pay.gov; Attorneys will not be able to re-register using Pay.gov and anyone making payments directly with Pay.gov will not be able to do so. Please plan accordingly.
Fergus Falls Office Closed April 27th and 28th
April 25, 2017 NEW
The Fergus Falls Office will be closed Thursday, April 27th and Friday, April 28th, 2017. For immediate assistance, please contact the St. Paul Clerk's Office at 651-848-1100.
WCCO-TV features Judge Frank and his Advocacy for People with Disabilities
April 21, 2017 NEW
Judge Donovan Frank and his advocacy for people with disabilities and Karen Loven, a self-advocate with an intellectual disability who serves on CLE panels, were recently featured on WCCO-TV's "Life to the Max" show that highlights stories of perseverance, tenacity and winning attitudes. Judge Frank serves as an advocate for people with disabilities and that everyone deserves to be treated with dignity and respect. Click here to watch the video.
April 7, 2017
The U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota is accepting applications for the position of Procurement Specialist. Information about the job can be found on the Employment web page.
April 3, 2017
U. S. Probation and Pretrial Services for the District of Minnesota is advertising for the position of Support Specialist. Please click on the link for more information about the job.
LOCAL RULE AMENDMENTS
April 1, 2017
The United States District Court for the District of Minnesota has approved several amendments to the Court's Local Rules to take effect April 1, 2017. Please click on the links to read the public notice for a brief summary of the amendments, to see amended LR 7.1, LR 26.1, LR 49.1, LR 67.1, LR 67.2, and LR 83.2, the new Registry Deposit Information Form, the revised Withdrawal Payee Information Form, and the revised Stipulation for Protective Order Form.
Jury Qualification Questionnaires for the 2017-2019 Jury Wheel
March 29, 2017
On March 31, 2017, the Jury Office will be mailing postcards asking prospective jurors to complete their jury qualification questionnaires online in order for the court to develop its 2017-2019 Jury Wheel.
To access eJuror to complete your qualification questionnaire online, click on the link. For more information on the jury qualification questionnaire process, including a sample postcard and frequently asked questions, click on the links.
March 29, 2017
The U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota is accepting applications for the position of Judicial Assistant to Chief Judge. Information about the job can be found on the Employment web page.
Attorney Re-Registration for A-G Attorneys
March 22, 2017
Attorney Re-Registration starts today for attorneys with last names beginning with the letters A-G. If you are an A-G attorney admitted to the Bar of the District of Minnesota, you should re-register by May 12, 2017. Attorneys will need an individual PACER account to re-register. Click here for more re-registration information.