Court Operations to Continue During Government Shutdown

In the event of a federal government shutdown on October 1, 2013, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit will continue to operate as usual.  All oral arguments scheduled for October 1 through October 11 in San Francisco, Pasadena, Seattle, Portland, Honolulu, Hawaii and Moscow, Idaho, will be conducted as planned.  The court's CM/ECF system will remain in operation for the filing of all documents, and all filing deadlines remain in effect.