News & Announcements: 12/2015

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.

Fri, 2015-12-18

On Thursday, December 24th, the Gainesville, Newnan, and Rome divisional offices of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia will be closed all day.? The Atlanta division will close at 12:30 p.m.? All divisions will be closed...

Mon, 2015-12-14

The United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia is pleased to announce that it has selected Mr. John K. Larkins, III, to fill the vacancy to be created with the forthcoming retirement of Magistrate Judge Gerrilyn G. Brill....

Wed, 2015-12-09

The U.S. Marshals are warning the public of an ongoing jury duty telephone scam.

It begins when the scammer, posing as a U.S. Marshal or other law enforcement officer, calls a victim to advise that he or she has missed federal jury duty...

Wed, 2015-12-02

Several changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure became effective on December 1, 2015.? For more information, visit