Ninth Circuit News

Obituary of Senior District Judge Fred Van Sickle of Eastern District of Washington
October 12, 2021

Senate Confirms Lauren J. King for Federal Judgeship in Western District of Washington
October 5, 2021

Northern District of California Clerk Susan Soong Named Ninth Circuit’s New Circuit Executive
September 28, 2021

Senate Confirms New Judge for U.S. District Court for Western District of Washington
September 14, 2021

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Appoints New Bankruptcy Judge for District of Oregon
September 3, 2021

2020 Ninth Circuit Annual Report
August 27, 2021

Civics Contest Winners Panel
July 28, 2021

Ninth Circuit Announces 2021 Civics Contest Winners
June 29, 2021

Court of Appeals Reappoints Bankruptcy Judge Dennis Montali to Northern District of California
June 28, 2021

Court of Appeals Reappoints Bankruptcy Judge Ernest M. Robles to Central District of California
June 25, 2021

Circuit Executives Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Office - Part II
June 14, 2021

Ninth Circuit Announces Civics Contest Finalists
May 27, 2021

Circuit Executives Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Office
May 10, 2021

Heather E. Williams Reappointed Federal Public Defender for Eastern District of California
April 19, 2021

Ninth Circuit Extends Deadline for Entries in 2021 High School Civics Contest
March 29, 2021

Geoffrey Hansen Appointed as Interim Federal Public Defender for Northern District of California
March 5, 2021

Salina M. Kanai Appointed as New Federal Public Defender for District of Hawai'i
February 17, 2021

Ninth Circuit Civics Contest Focuses on Community
January 26, 2021

Sentence Mitigation Beneficiaries Spend Holidays at Home instead of in Prison
December 23, 2020

Senate Confirms New U.S. District Judge for Central District of California
December 21, 2020

Remote Argument Survey Highlights Positives and Negatives of Streaming During Pandemic
November 23, 2020

2019 Ninth Circuit Annual Report Available Online!
November 17, 2020

Judge J. Clifford Wallace Celebrates 50 Years on the Bench
November 5, 2020

Chief Judge Thomas Congratulates Civics Contest Winners
November 3, 2020

Congress Weighs Judge and Courthouse Security Bills
November 2, 2020

Cuauhtemoc Ortega Appointed as New Federal Public Defender for Central District of California
October 15, 2020

Ninth Circuit Holds First Virtual En Banc Sessions
October 5, 2020

Ninth Circuit Notes with Sorrow the Passing of Justice Ginsburg
September 29, 2020

Senate Confirms New Judge for U.S. District Court for District of Arizona
September 23, 2020

Senate Confirms New Judge for U.S. District Court for Southern District of California
September 16, 2020

Senate Confirms New Judges for U.S. District Court for Central District of California
September 15, 2020

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Appoints New Bankruptcy Judge for District of Idaho
August 28, 2020

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Mike K. Nakagawa of the District of Nevada Reappointed
August 12, 2020

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Mourns Passing of Judge Jerome Farris
July 30, 2020

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Roger L. Efremsky of Northern District of Calif. Reappointed
July 20, 2020

Ninth Circuit Announces 2020 Civics Contest Winners
June 30, 2020

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Appoints New Bankruptcy Judge for Eastern District of California
June 15, 2020

Civics Contest Finalists Announced
June 1, 2020

US Bankruptcy Judge Victoria S. Kaufman of Central District of California Reappointed
May 26, 2020

Senate Confirms New Judge for US District Court for District of Arizona
May 19, 2020

Tech Savvy Ninth Circuit Leading the Way During the COVID-19 Pandemic
May 1, 2020

Ninth Circuit Judge M. Margaret McKeown Named to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
April 28, 2020

Ninth Circuit Judicial Council Approves Declaration of Judicial Emergency in the Eastern District of California (4/16/20)
April 16, 2020

Ninth Circuit Judicial Council Approves Declaration of Judicial Emergency in the Central District of California (4/9/20)
April 10, 2020

Ninth Circuit Judicial Council Approves Declaration of Judicial Emergency in the Southern District of California (4/2/20)
April 9, 2020

Jon M. Sands Reappointed Federal Public Defender for District of Arizona
April 7, 2020

Online Tools Make Civics Accessible to Teachers, Parents, and Teens
March 26, 2020

Ninth Circuit Extends Deadline for Entries in 2020 High School Civics Contest
March 18, 2020

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Issues Notice and Order on Changes in Operation, Building Closures
March 17, 2020

Ninth Circuit to Reschedule Oral Arguments of High-Profile Cases in Las Vegas and Cancels UNLV Sitting
March 12, 2020

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Mourns Passing of Judge Raymond C. Fisher
March 3, 2020

Update on Ninth Circuit Workplace Environment Initiatives
February 21, 2020

Senate Confirms Joshua M. Kindred on U.S. District Court for District of Alaska
February 12, 2020

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Appoints New Bankruptcy Judge for District of Nevada
January 28, 2020

Jamie L. McGrady Appointed as New Federal Public Defender for District of Alaska
January 28, 2020

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals to Hold Special Sittings in Phoenix
January 27, 2020

Ninth Circuit Civics Contest Focuses on Voting Rights Milestones
January 8, 2020

Senate Confirms Lawrence VanDyke to Seat on Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
December 11, 2019

Senate Confirms Patrick J. Bumatay to Seat on Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
December 10, 2019

Judge Laura S. Taylor Reappointed to Ninth Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel
December 9, 2019

Senate Confirms Oregon Judge Danielle J. Hunsaker to Seat on Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
November 6, 2019

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Appoints New Bankruptcy Judge for Eastern District of Washington
November 1, 2019

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Schedules Special Sitting at the University of Hawaii
October 15, 2019

John T. Gorman Reappointed Federal Public Defender for District of Guam
October 9, 2019

Tucson Judge Appointed to Serve on Ninth Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel
October 1, 2019

Amy M. Karlin Appointed as Interim Federal Public Defender for Central District of California
September 30, 2019

Federal Public Defender for Central California Hilary Lee Potashner to Step Down
August 13, 2019

Ninth Circuit Judge M. Margaret McKeown to Receive ABA's John Marshall Award
August 7, 2019

Senate Confirms Karin J. Immergut to U.S. District Court for District of Oregon
August 2, 2019

Senate Confirms Phoenix Attorney on U.S. District Court for District of Arizona
July 30, 2019

2018 Ninth Circuit Annual Report Available Online!
July 19, 2019

Chief Justice Mary E. Fairhurst Receives Ninth Circuit Professionalism Award
July 15, 2019

Sacramento Attorney Norman C. Hile to Receive Ninth Circuit's John P. Frank Award
July 12, 2019

Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference to Convene in Spokane, Washington
July 10, 2019

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Gets New Judge
July 9, 2019

Central California FPD Hilary Potashner Reappointed
July 2, 2019

Ninth Circuit Civics Contest Winners Announced
June 21, 2019

Ninth Circuit Committee Issues Workplace Environment Report
June 18, 2019

Ninth Circuit Civics Contest Finalists Announced
June 4, 2019

New Judge Confirmed for Ninth Circuit
May 23, 2019

Ninth Circuit Gets New Judge
May 15, 2019

Ninth Circuit Extends Deadline for Civics Contest Entries
March 28, 2019

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Gets New Judge
March 26, 2019

Judicial Conference Approves Package of Workplace Conduct Reforms
March 12, 2019

Ninth Circuit Office of Workplace Relations Established
March 7, 2019

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Gets New Judge
February 27, 2019

Special Sitting Scheduled at Southwestern Law
February 19, 2019

2019 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest Announced
January 2, 2019

Ninth Circuit Names First Director of Workplace Relations
November 13, 2018

Federal Court to Welcome Students for Court Works
October 26, 2018

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Gets New Judge
October 12, 2018

Maricopa County Judge Confirmed for Federal Judgeship in Arizona
October 11, 2018

Senate Confirms New Judge for District of Arizona
September 6, 2018

Arizona Magistrate Judge Nominated for Ninth Circuit Judgeship
August 28, 2018

New Chief Ninth Circuit Mediator Named
July 20, 2018

Ninth Circuit Announces Award Presentations
July 18, 2018

Nominees Named for Western District of Washington
July 16, 2018

Nominee Named for Ninth Circuit Seat
July 16, 2018

Circuit Conference to Offer Varied Educational Program
July 10, 2018

New Ninth Circuit Judge Confirmed
July 10, 2018

Ninth Circuit Announces 2018 Civics Contest Winners
June 20, 2018

Judicial Council Acts on Workplace Environment Recommendations
May 21, 2018

Idaho Attorney Nominated to Court of Appeals
May 10, 2018

Ninth Circuit To Follow New Law Clerk Hiring Plan
April 26, 2018

Ninth Circuit Judge Stephen Reinhardt Dies
March 30, 2018

Circuit Committee Begins Workplace Environment Review
February 27, 2018

Ninth Circuit Civics Contest Now Under Way
January 2, 2018

Circuit Judge N. Randy Smith to Assume Senior Status in 2018
December 14, 2017

Ninth Circuit Mourns Passing of Judge Harry Pregerson
November 28, 2017

UNLV Law School to Host Ninth Circuit Sitting
November 7, 2017

Judicial Conference Videos Now Available
October 5, 2017

Symposium Focuses on Reviving Civil Discourse
October 5, 2017

Ninth Circuit Announces Award Presentations
July 10, 2017

Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference Returns to San Francisco
June 20, 2017

Ninth Circuit Announces 2017 Civics Contest Winners
June 15, 2017

Scams Target Citizens with False Jury Service Claims
June 9, 2017

Civics Contest Finalists Announced
May 26, 2017

Federal Court in Yosemite Sets Law Day Event
April 21, 2017

Court of Appeals Mourns Passing of Judge John T. Noonan, Jr.
April 19, 2017

Ninth Circuit Civics Contest Offers Cash Prizes, Travel to SF
April 13, 2017

Kennedy Library and Learning Center Website Launched
March 7, 2017

Judge William W. Schwarzer of the Northern District of California Passes
February 1, 2017

Idaho Clerk of Court Gets Judiciary Award
December 16, 2016

Ninth Circuit Executive Announces Retirement
November 7, 2016

Federal Judge Marks 50 Years on the Bench
November 4, 2016

Court of Appeals Schedules Special Sitting at Stanford Law
October 11, 2016

Judge Diarmuid O'Scannlain to Take Senior Status
September 26, 2016

2016 Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference Videos Now Available
September 25, 2016

Judge J. Clifford Wallace to Receive A. Sherman Christensen Award
September 19, 2016

California Judges Appointed to Ninth Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel
July 26, 2016

Ninth Circuit John Frank Award Recipient Named
July 1, 2016

Ninth Circuit Professionalism Award Recipient Named
June 28, 2016

Federal Defender Steven G. Kalar Reappointed
June 27, 2016

Judge Peter H. Carroll Reappointed
June 27, 2016

Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference to Convene in Montana
June 24, 2016

Nevada Bar to Honor Judge Procter Hug Jr.
June 2, 2016

2016 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest Winners Announced
June 1, 2016

Civics Contest Finalists Announced
May 25, 2016

Bankruptcy Judge Vincent P. Zurzolo Reappointed
May 4, 2016

Nominee Named for Nevada Federal Judgeship
April 29, 2016

Judges to Lead National Committees
April 25, 2016

Nominees Named for Western District of Washington
April 15, 2016

Nominee Named for Idaho Federal Judgeship
April 11, 2016

Court of Appeals to Visit University of Oregon
April 4, 2016

Ninth Circuit Recalls Shirley M. Hufstedler
March 31, 2016

Koh Named for Ninth Circuit Judgeship
February 25, 2016

Chief Bankruptcy Judge Robert Faris Reappointed
February 18, 2016

Court of Appeals to Visit University of Hawaii
February 1, 2016

Federal Courts Sponsor Civics Contest
January 19, 2016

Ninth Circuit Judge Richard Clifton to Step Down
January 4, 2016

Alaska FPD Richard Curtner Reappointed
December 23, 2015

Justice Sotomayor Visits Stockton
December 7, 2015

Ninth Circuit Chief Judge Gains New Duties
December 3, 2015

Circuit Staff Receives Director's Award
November 24, 2015

Circuit to Visit Richland, Washington
November 9, 2015

Ninth Circuit Hosts Corrections Summit
November 3, 2015

Court of Appeals Schedules Special Sitting
October 26, 2015

Court Staff Get National Recognition
October 23, 2015

Alma Mater Honors Judge M. Margaret McKeown
October 20, 2015

Circuit Judge Barry Silverman Stepping Down
October 16, 2015

Court of Appeals Schedules Special Sitting
October 14, 2015

Eastern District of California Gets New Judge
October 4, 2015

Ninth Circuit Holds Annual Law Clerk Orientation
September 9, 2015

Judy Clarke to Receive John Frank Award
July 20, 2015

New Bankruptcy Judge in Western Washington
July 20, 2015

Civics Contest Winners Announced
June 29, 2015

Two Named for Ninth Circuit Professionalism Award
June 29, 2015

Circuit Conference to Convene in San Diego
June 24, 2015

Ninth Circuit Recalls First Hispanic Judge
June 8, 2015

2014 Ninth Circuit Annual Report Available Online!
June 4, 2015

New Bankruptcy Judge in Oregon
December 8, 2014

Bankruptcy Judge Barry Russell Reappointed
August 25, 2014

Obama Picks Future Northern District Nominee
August 19, 2014

2013 Ninth Circuit Annual Report Available Online!
July 14, 2014

District Judge Vince Chhabria Inducted into Office
June 26, 2014

New District Judge in Eastern Washington
June 17, 2014

Northern District Welcomes New Judge
May 7, 2014

New Judges for California, Washington Courts
April 30, 2014

Ninth Circuit Judge John B. Owens Seated
April 28, 2014

Montana Bankruptcy Judge Is Reappointed
March 21, 2014

Judge Meredith Jury Reappointed to BAP
February 26, 2014

Judge Meredith Jury Reappointed to BAP
February 26, 2014

US Courts Issue Warning on Scam Emails
January 15, 2014

President Renominates 13 to Ninth Circuit Courts
January 7, 2014

Senate Confirms Nominees for Federal Judgeships in Montana
December 13, 2013

Justice O'Connor Sits with Ninth Circuit Panel
December 5, 2013

Court to Video Stream En Banc Proceedings
December 2, 2013

Ninth Circuit ADR Awards Announced
October 29, 2013

Students to Participate in CourtWorks Program
October 29, 2013

Ninth Circuit Judge Susan P. Graber Recognized
October 24, 2013

Ninth Circuit Appellate Practice Guide Available
October 18, 2013

First All-Alaskan Appellate Panel Seated
October 14, 2013

New Bankruptcy Judge in Eastern District of Washington
October 7, 2013

First African-American Leads Arizona Federal Court
September 30, 2013

Ninth Circuit Schedules Sitting at University of Hawaii
September 29, 2013

Courts to Remain Open If Government Shuts Down
September 27, 2013

Ninth Circuit Holds Annual Law Clerk Orientation
September 23, 2013

Court of Appeals Plans Special Sitting in Moscow
September 22, 2013

President Selects 6 for District Courts
September 20, 2013

Circuit to Offer Remote Viewing of En Banc Proceedings
September 9, 2013

Remote Viewing of En Banc Proceedings
September 9, 2013

Judiciary Warns Against Further Budget Cuts
August 15, 2013

Ninth Circuit to Video Stream to Hawaii
August 12, 2013

Judge Thelton Henderson to Receive Award
August 9, 2013

New Chief of Bankruptcy Appellate Panel
August 1, 2013

White House Announces Ninth Circuit Nominees
August 1, 2013

Ninth Circuit Courts Welcome New Judgeship Bill
July 31, 2013

Nominee Named for Northern District Bench
July 26, 2013

Eureka Courthouse Groundbreaking
July 15, 2013

New Bankruptcy Judge Appointed
July 9, 2013

New Judge in Nevada
July 9, 2013

Ninth Circuit BAP Transitions
July 9, 2013

Justice Kennedy's Guide for Young Readers
July 1, 2013

Chief Justice Extends Term of Ninth Circuit Jurist
June 20, 2013

Circuit to Offer Remote Viewing of En Banc Proceedings
June 18, 2013

Chief Justice Extends Term of Ninth Circuit Jurist
June 17, 2013

Ninth Circuit Contributes Opinions to New Repository
June 7, 2013

Senate Confirms Judge Charles R. Breyer to USSC
June 7, 2013

Two Nominees for Federal Judgeships in Montana
May 24, 2013

New Federal Judge in District of Oregon
May 20, 2013

FBA Event Focuses on Ninth Circuit Workings
May 7, 2013

Ninth Circuit Welcomes New Judges
May 3, 2013

Judge M. Margaret McKeown to Lead FJA
April 24, 2013

New Federal Defender in Eastern District of California
April 19, 2013

Exhibit Highlights Career of Late Chief Judge
April 18, 2013

Ninth Circuit Judges Welcome Chief Justice
April 5, 2013

Senate Confirms New Judge for Eastern District of California
March 25, 2013

Supreme Support for Civics Education Campaign
March 22, 2013

Northern California Bar Hosts Ninth Circuit Luncheon
March 20, 2013

Judiciary Facing 'Unprecedented' Budget Crisis
March 12, 2013

Remote Viewing of En Banc Proceedings
March 11, 2013

Remote Viewing of En Banc Proceedings
March 11, 2013

Senate Confirms New U.S. District Judge for Nevada
March 11, 2013

Visit by Justice Kennedy to Bolster Civic Education Efforts
February 28, 2013

Special Sitting at University of Hawaii, Manoa
February 4, 2013

Colleagues Remember Circuit Judge Otto R. Skopil, Jr.
January 28, 2013

Circuit Judge Raymond C. Fisher to Step Down
January 4, 2013

President Renominates Nine to Federal Trial Courts in Ninth Circuit
January 3, 2013

New District Judge in Central District of California
December 17, 2012

New Jury Video Coming to Ninth Circuit Trial Courts
December 13, 2012

New District Judge in Central District of California
December 12, 2012

Remote Viewing of En Banc Proceedings
December 6, 2012

Court Moves to In-House Publishing of Opinions
November 29, 2012

White House Announces Nominees for Central California, Hawaii
November 15, 2012

New US Bankruptcy Judges Appointed in Arizona
November 1, 2012

Ninth Circuit ADR Awards Presented in Oregon
October 29, 2012

CourtWorks Program at U.S. District Court in Phoenix
October 18, 2012

Federal Courthouses Gain Landmark Status
October 18, 2012

Ninth Circuit Courts See Changing of the Guard
October 18, 2012

Judge Laura S. Taylor Appointed to BAP
October 12, 2012

New Federal Public Defender for Northern California
October 10, 2012

New Northern California FPD Takes Oath
October 10, 2012

Court of Appeals Schedules Special Sitting at University of Hawaii
October 9, 2012

New Bankruptcy Judge in District of Alaska
October 2, 2012

Court of Appeals Schedules Special Sitting at Gonzaga Law
September 24, 2012

New District Judge in Southern District of California
September 24, 2012

Nominee Named for District of Oregon
September 20, 2012

Nominees Named for Federal Judgeships in Nevada
September 20, 2012

Remote Viewing of En Banc Proceedings
September 14, 2012

New Bankruptcy Judge Appointed in Southern District of California
September 5, 2012

Ninth Circuit Recognizes Excellence in ADR
August 1, 2012

Circuit Conference to Recognize California Justice, San Francisco Lawyer
July 26, 2012

Idaho Hall of Fame Inducts Ninth Circuit Jurist
July 18, 2012

Ninth Circuit to Reschedule 2013 Circuit Conference
July 13, 2012

Court Pays Tribute to Late Judge Robert R. Beezer
July 1, 2012

Eastern District of California Nominee Named
June 25, 2012

Ninth Circuit Issues Response on Circuit Conference
June 15, 2012

New Ninth Circuit Judge Confirmed
June 12, 2012

Ninth Circuit to Offer Remote Viewing of En Banc Proceedings
June 11, 2012

White House Announces Nominations to Northern District Bench
June 11, 2012

Judge Morgan Christen Welcomed to Ninth Circuit
June 4, 2012

Legal Education Group Honors Ninth Circuit Judge
June 4, 2012

Flags Fly at Half-Staff for Judge James R. Browning
May 25, 2012

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Gets New Judge
May 21, 2012

Ninth Circuit Recognizes Judge Diarmuid F. O'Scannlain
May 17, 2012

Court Memorial for Judge James R. Browning Set
May 15, 2012

Nominee Named for Federal Court in Los Angeles
May 15, 2012

Justice Kennedy Remembers Ninth Circuit Judge James R. Browning
May 8, 2012

New Judge for Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
May 7, 2012

Ninth Circuit Mourns Passing of Chief Judge Emeritus James R. Browning
May 7, 2012

New Judge for Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
May 6, 2012

Bankruptcy Court Sees Explosion of Self-Filers
May 5, 2012

Alaskans Gather for Investiture of Ninth Circuit Judge Morgan Christen
May 2, 2012

Nominee Announced for Central District Judgeship
April 26, 2012

Northern California Judge Nominated to U.S. Sentencing Commission
April 26, 2012

Nevada Lawyers Honor Judge Procter R. Hug, Jr.
April 23, 2012

Ninth Circuit Mourns Passing of Judge Robert R. Beezer
April 2, 2012

New District Judge for District of Nevada
March 28, 2012

Chief Judge Pays Tribute to Departed Colleagues
March 22, 2012

New Federal Public Defender for Northern California
March 21, 2012

Court of Appeals to Sit at Arizona Law Schools
March 19, 2012

Remote Viewing for En Banc Proceedings
March 19, 2012

New District Judge in Central District of California
March 15, 2012

Ninth Circuit Courts See Caseloads Rise in FY2011
March 15, 2012

Court of Appeals Schedules Special Sitting at UNLV Boyd School of Law
March 12, 2012

Court of Appeals Schedules Special Sitting at UC Berkeley School of Law
March 8, 2012

New District Judge in Eastern District of Washington
March 6, 2012

Minority Bar in Arizona Greets Ninth Circuit Visitor
February 29, 2012

New Bankruptcy Judge in Central District
February 28, 2012

Technology Aids Jurors in Deliberations
February 22, 2012

Nominee Annnounced for Nevada Judgeship
February 16, 2012

Gay Marriage Ruling Prompts Rally
February 14, 2012

New Bankruptcy Judge Takes Oath in Oakland
February 12, 2012

Court of Appeals Appoints New Appellate Lawyer Representatives
February 9, 2012

Senate Confirms Cathy Ann Bencivengo for Southern California Judgeship
February 9, 2012

Court of Appeals Schedules Special Sitting at University of Hawaii
February 6, 2012

Production Under Way for New Jury Video
February 6, 2012

Court of Appeals Schedules Special Sitting at the University of San Diego
January 30, 2012

Alaska Honors Late Judge Robert Boochever
January 18, 2012

Special Session Honors Memory of Late Judge Robert Boochever
January 12, 2012

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