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Court Proceedings during COVID-19 Public Emergency (Sixth Amended General Order No. 20-03, effective April 19, 2022).
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The Office of the Clerk (in both divisions) will be open to the public beginning Monday April 5th from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. The Customer Service Information line for Chicago is (312) 408-5000 and Rockford is (815) 987-4350. These are answered from 8:30 am until 5:00 pm. The CM/ECF Help Desk Number: (312) 408-7765.

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US Bankruptcy Court
Eastern Division
219 S. Dearborn
Chicago, IL 60604
Tel (312) 408-5000

US Bankruptcy Court
Western Division
327 South Church Street
Rockford, IL 61101
Tel (815) 987-4350

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