News & Announcements

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.

Mon, 2014-07-07

Please be sure to get your registration forms submitted as soon as possible. The deadline for hotel registration is Friday, July 11. On-line conference registration will close on Friday, July 25.
 
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Tue, 2014-06-24

The Clerk's Office is accepting Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover credit cards and debit cards bearing the Visa or MasterCard logo for payment of all court fees, new case filing fees, appeal filing fees, criminal debt and CVB...

Tue, 2014-05-13

The current term of office of United States Magistrate Judge Barry A. Bryant is due to expire February 18, 2015. The United States District Court is required by law to establish a panel of citizens to consider the reappointment of the magistrate...

Wed, 2014-04-09

The judges of the Eighth Circuit invite you to join them at the Hilton Omaha August 6 - 8, for the 2014 Eighth Circuit Judicial Conference.

Tue, 2014-03-04

The United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit seeks applications from highly qualified candidates for a fourteen-year appointment as United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas. The position is...

Thu, 2014-02-20

The Executive Committee of the Judicial Conference of the United States has approved the final financial plan for fiscal year 2014.  The plan repeals the temporary reductions (implemented in September 2013) to hourly panel attorney rates and...

Thu, 2014-01-16

Effective February 3, 2014, the case processing responsibilities for the Harrison and Hot Springs Divisions will be reassigned. The Harrison Division will be handled by the Fayetteville Divisional Office...

Thu, 2014-01-02

The Administrative Office of the United States Courts has announced a decrease in the reimbursement mileage rates effective January 1, 2014. The rate for privately owned automobiles has been decreased to $0.56...

Wed, 2013-12-18

Amendments to the Federal Rules of Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil and Criminal Procedure, and Federal Rules of Evidence became effective December 1, 2013, including significant...

Mon, 2013-11-25

The Administrative Office of the United States Courts has announced an increase in the following fees effective December 1, 2013.

Court of Appeals Filing Fee: Increased to $505.00...

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