You are here
News & Announcements
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.
RE: Reassignment of Cases
Re: Case Assignment and Reassignment Due to Recusals
RE: Social Security Assignments
The Joint Local Rules Commission for the Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky has recommended, and the District Court has authorized for release for a period of public comment through July 31, 2018, the revision of certain Joint Local Rules...
WARNING: Jury Scam
Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
In various parts of the United States, including the Western District of Kentucky, citizens are being targeted by phone calls and emails, threatening them with...
Email Scam Targeted at Contract Court Reporters
The Administrative Office of the United States Courts (AO) has been advised that some court reporters have received a scam email requesting money as a "settlement" fee...
The District Court will be closed December 25th and 26th as well as January 1st.
The Court has received a number of calls from individuals with questions about how the recent settlement between the federal government and Western Union might affect them. Information regarding the terms of the settlement, along with how to...
The court has today entered General Order 2017-09 appointing a Merit Selection Panel to assist the Court in the selection of a new Magistrate Judge.