In 2009, the Court decided to undertake a written history project which would outline the major contributions made by the District Court for the Northern District of Ohio to the administration of justice in the United States. The resulting book, Justice and Legal Change on the Shores of Lake Erie: A History of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, represents a culmination of the Court's work from the time of its inception in 1855 to the present day.
For your convenience, you can purchase an electronic or hard copy directly from Ohio University Press or Amazon.
Attorneys wishing to be considered for membership on the CJA Panel who meet the eligibility requirements may submit an application no later than March 31, 2015.
The current term of office of United States Magistrate Judge George J. Limbert at Youngstown, Ohio is due to expire on November 7, 2015.
The Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Rules have proposed amendments to their respective rules and forms, and requested that the proposals be circulated to the bench, bar, and public for comment. The public comment period ends February 17, 2015.
The Judicial Conference Committee on Judicial Conduct and Disability released for public comment a draft of proposed amendments to the Judicial Conference's Rules for Judicial-Conduct and Judicial-Disability Proceedings. The public comment period ends November 3, 2014.