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.
The 2015 Annual Report for the Northern District of Ohio is now available. The report provides an update on the status of the Court and its significant projects and programs and includes brief memorials to Judge John W. Potter and Magistrate Judge James S. Gallas. Click here to view the report.
The Annual Assessment of the Civil and Criminal Dockets provides a statistical history of the civil, criminal and MDL case filings and closings in the Northern District of Ohio over the past 20 plus years. Click here to view the Annual Assessment.
Downtown Cleveland partners involved in the renovation of Public Square have announced the maintenance of traffic plan that outlines changes to traffic and transit routes during construction of the square, which will begin March 9.
During the renovation of Public Square, Ontario Street and Superior Avenue within the square will be closed to all traffic. The surrounding Public Square Roadways and Rockwell Avenue will offer access to bus traffic and local vehicular traffic only.
For the latest up-to-date information on the Public Square renovation, visit: http://www.downtowncleveland.com/
What is it like to become an American citizen? Video clips from 16 federal courts show a unique day in which 8,500 immigrants were naturalized as part of a coast-to-coast celebration of Constitution Day and Citizenship Day. The federal Judiciary conducted a total of 29 naturalizations Sept. 16-18, with more than 1,500 school students participating or observing.