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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, 09/22/2014

There is currently a vacancy for a Bankruptcy Judge in the District of New Jersey (Newark).
Please see the Vacancy Announcements page for the...

Tue, 08/26/2014

The United States District Court for the District of New Jersey has announced that it is seeking candidates for the position of full-time United States Magistrate Judge in the Newark vicinage.

Fri, 08/15/2014

LOCAL CIVIL RULES 201.1(f)(1), 201.1(g), 201.1(h)(1), 301.1(c),

Wed, 08/13/2014

The Historical Society of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey invites you to a Gala celebrating the Court’s 225th Anniversary on Thursday evening, October 2, 2014 at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in...

Thu, 07/24/2014

Some PACER functions will be down for maintenance beginning on Thursday, August 7, in order to implement website enhancements.
NOTE: This service interruption will not affect your e-filing privileges.

Thu, 05/15/2014

The current term of office of United States Magistrate Judge Joel Schneider is due to expire on October 30, 2014.
The United States District Court is required by law to establish a panel of citizens to consider the...

Wed, 04/16/2014

This program moderated by Judge Tonianne J. Bongiovanni, U.S.M.J., will feature U.S. District and Magistrate Judges from the Trenton Courthouse, who will provide their unique prospective on settlements in Federal Court.