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
Fergus Falls Office Closed March 24th
March 22, 2016 NEW
The Fergus Falls Office will be closed Friday, March 24th, 2017. For immediate assistance, please contact the St. Paul Clerk's Office at 651-848-1100.
Attorney Re-Registration for A-G Attorneys
March 22, 2017 NEW
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 April 19, 2017. Attorneys will need an individual PACER account to re-register. Click here for more re-registration information.
PROPOSED LOCAL RULE AMENDMENTS
February 22, 2017 NEW
The United States District Court for the District of Minnesota is issuing for public several amendments to its local rules. Please click on the links to read the public notice for a brief summary of the proposed amendments and to see the amendments in redline and final form. All public comments to the proposed amendments must be submitted by March 22, 2017.
David T. Schultz Selected to Serve as Next U.S. Magistrate Judge
January 31, 2017
Chief U.S. District Judge John R. Tunheim is pleased to announce that the Court has selected David T. Schultz to serve as its next U.S. Magistrate Judge. Schultz will replace Magistrate Judge Janie S. Mayeron who is retiring. Schultz will take the oath of office on February 7, 2017. Please click on the link to read the press release.
Transcript and Audio File Request Changes, effective January 1, 2017
December 30, 2016
Beginning January 1, 2017, the process for requesting transcripts, realtime or daily court reporting services, and copies of audio recordings from the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota will change. As of January 1, 2017, all such requests must be filed in CM/ECF. Read the public notice for a brief description of the upcoming changes. For detailed filing instructions and other important information concerning transcripts, court reporters, and digital audio recordings, visit the new webpage that may be accessed using the menu options on the left-side of the Court's website.