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.

Judge Doyle will be participating in the court's Calendar Adjustment Program from June 1, 2013 through August 31, 2013.

May 29, 2013

The deadline to nominate new members for the Bankruptcy Liaison Committee has been extended to Friday, June 7, 2013.

Complete details at New Members Announcement...

May 29, 2013

His chapter 13 call for that day is canceled. Motions noticed for hearing on August 6, 2013, will be continued for hearing to August 13, 2013, at 10:30 a.m.

May 23, 2013
December 1, 1998

The updated Minute Order Form is now available in the Forms section of the website.

June 11, 1999

The opinions are located under the specific Judge's page on the Web Site and may be viewed and downloaded in PDF or WordPerfect format.

June 15, 1999

Effective July 1, 1999 Thomas Vaughn is appointed Chapter 13 Standing Trustee for the United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division, to replace Craig Phelps who is retiring.
All pending Chapter 13 cases...

June 30, 1999

Due to the appointment of Elaine Jensen as Chapter 13 Standing Trustee for the United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Illinois, effective August 1, 1999, all pending Chapter 13 cases assigned to Jack McCullough, as of the close of...

July 22, 1999
September 2, 1999

The Federal Courthouse building at 219 South Dearborn, Chicago has been renamed to the Everett McKinley Dirksen United States Courthouse.

September 28, 1999

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