News and Notices

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

Wed, 07/23/2014

 

Filing fees for Petitions for Review and Petitions for a Writ of Mandamus/Prohibition can now be paid online through the appellate CM/ECF system after the case has been docketed in the court of...

Thu, 01/16/2014

 

The federal judiciary has learned of an email scam, in which emails purporting to come from federal and state courts are infecting recipients with computer viruses.

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Thu, 11/07/2013

 

Effective December 1, 2013, the appellate filing fee — referred to as the "docketing fee" in the Miscellaneous Fee Schedule — is increasing from $450 to $500. The $5 filing fee for a notice of appeal under...

Thu, 11/07/2013

 

Amendments to the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure will take effect on December 1, 2013 absent Congressional action to the contrary.

  • Fed. R. App. P. 13, 14, 24 ...

Mon, 09/09/2013

 

The United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit previously provided notice of proposed amendments to Local Rule 11.0(b). No Comments were received.

The court hereby...

Fri, 08/02/2013

 

The United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit hereby provides notice that it proposes the ...

Mon, 06/03/2013

 

The United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit previously provided notice of proposed amendments to Local Rule 46.0(a)(1) and Internal Operating Procedure II(A). No comments were received...

Mon, 06/03/2013

 

Beginning June 3, 2013, attorneys seeking admission to the First Circuit bar are required to submit their bar application and pay the admission fee electronically absent a waiver from the Clerk's...

Wed, 04/17/2013

 

The Court of Appeals for the First Circuit is accepting applications to serve on the court's Criminal Justice Act ("CJA") Panel including: (1)...

Thu, 04/04/2013

 

The United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit hereby provides notice that it proposes the...

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