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.

Today at approximately 12:30 PM, access to all court electronic services were interrupted for a period of about 2 hours due to a court Internet connectivity problem. This problem has been corrected.

We apologize for the difficulty you may...

August 16, 2012

At approximately 6:00 AM to 6:15 AM we will be performing an important network change.

This may cause an interruption to CM/ECF and the Court's website.

We apologize for the inconvenience.


August 15, 2012

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July 27, 2012

IT IS ORDERED that all motions to reopen Cook County cases that are assigned to an inactive judge shall be filed before the Chief Judge according to his motion schedule.

IT IS ORDERED that all motions to...

July 16, 2012

Effective July 16, 2012, Judge Doyle will be assigned new Chapter 13 cases. Any new motion on these cases should be noticed for Tuesdays at 9:15 a.m.
Effective September 1, 2012, Judge Doyle will hear...

July 11, 2012

Wednesday, August 8, 2012
Tickets: $58
(includes game and food & drinks at Patio Party)

Patio Opens: 5:30 pm
First Pitch: 7:10 pm

To purchase...

June 26, 2012

All Court electronic services have been restored. You may resume filing new case documents at this time. All Court Website Services are also restored.

Again, we extend our regrets and apology of the extended delay of...

June 26, 2012

Telephone Service has been Restored.
Work continues to restore your access to e-file, CM/ECF, and the Court's Live Website. It is unknown at this time when full services will be restored. If you have an emergency petition to file...

June 25, 2012

E-filing is still unavailable as of this writing.

In addition, telephone service for the entire Dirksen Courthouse is down.

Staff and vendor support have worked on these problems throughout the night. We will provide updates as work...

June 25, 2012

Despite the best effort of staff and vendor support, access to Live e-filing will be delayed. An essential component failed to perform upon restoration of electrical service to the Courthouse.

Though work continues, it is not expected that...

June 24, 2012