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Effective November 22, 2021, public access to the Byron White United States Courthouse ("Courthouse") is limited to persons who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, except as expressly set forth below for attorneys appearing for oral argument....
November 22, 2021
Please see the link for 2022 FRAP and Local Rules. 
November 30, 2021
DENVER – Chief Judge Timothy M. Tymkovich of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit announced today the appointment of the Honorable Veronica S. Rossman to the Court. President Joseph R. Biden nominated Judge Rossman in May 2021....
September 30, 2021
Please see the linked job posting for additional information.
August 25, 2021
See the attached PDF for details.  Bids are due by 9/10/2021.
August 4, 2021
Please see the linked job posting for additional information.
July 15, 2021
Honorable Mary Beck Briscoe of the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals will take senior status effective March 15, 2021. Judge Briscoe received her commission on May 26, 1995 and served as Chief Circuit Judge from 2010 to 2015.                  She...
February 10, 2021
Honorable Carlos F. Lucero has taken senior status effective February 1, 2021. He received his commission on June 30, 1995. Judge Lucero resides in Denver, Colorado. He is a graduate of George Washington University Law School. He clerked for Judge...
February 9, 2021
The court implemented electronic filing in 2008.  All pleadings filed in cases opened on January 1, 2008, or later are available electronically at https://pacer.uscourts.gov.  Use of PACER requires that you set up an account with them.  Information...
February 5, 2021
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February 3, 2021
In response to recent widespread breaches of both private sector and government computer systems, federal courts are implementing new procedures to protect highly sensitive sealed documents (HSDs) filed with the courts. The attached general order,...
January 22, 2021
The General Services Administration (GSA) has announced an increase in the reimbursement mileage rate for privately owned automobiles when used for official travel. The new reimbursement mileage rates is $0.56 per mile and went into effect on...
January 15, 2021
The judiciary’s Defender Services account received funding to increase the Criminal Justice Act (CJA) panel attorney hourly rates from $152 to $155 for non-capital work and from $195 to $197 for capital work performed on or after January 1, 2021....
January 15, 2021
Online payments through Pay.gov will be unavailable from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm (MST) on Saturday, November 14, 2020 due to scheduled maintenance.
November 12, 2020
The Tenth Circuit will be providing remote public access to all oral arguments being held during the month of November 2020 at: https://youtube.com/c/theuscourtofappealsforthe10thcircuit After that date, the recordings will be available at: https://...
October 8, 2020
Wichita, KS -- On Friday, July 24th, the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit appointed Honorable Mitchell L. Herren to the bankruptcy bench for the District of Kansas. Judge Herren was previously with the Hinkle Law Firm in Wichita...
July 24, 2020
Effective June 15, 2020 and until further notice, counsel and parties who wish to file documents or submit paper copies in person are strongly encouraged to use the Clerk’s Office drop box located just inside the front door of the courthouse....
May 28, 2020
The Tenth Circuit will be providing remote public access to telephonic oral arguments from May 5th through 7th at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCz4oP87ziTjb7WpRwIGZf0g After that date, the recordings will be available at: https://www.ca10....
May 1, 2020
At 9:00 a.m. MDT on April 30, 2020, the Tenth Circuit will be testing a method of providing remote public access to telephonic oral arguments. After that date, the recordings will be available at https://www.ca10.uscourts.gov/oralargument/search.
April 28, 2020
Chief Judge Timothy Tymkovich is saddened to announce the passing of the Honorable Monroe G. McKay, who had served on the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals with distinction since 1977. Judge McKay passed away of natural causes at his daughter’s home in...
March 31, 2020
The judiciary’s Defender Services account received funding to increase the Criminal Justice Act (CJA) panel attorney hourly rates from $148 to $152 for non-capital work and from $190 to $195 for capital work performed on or after January 1, 2020....
January 2, 2020
The United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit is accepting applications from all qualified persons for the position of Federal Public Defender for the District of New Mexico. The term of office is four years, with potential for successive...
October 22, 2019
The Judicial Council of the Tenth Circuit has issued an order that publicly reprimands U.S. District Judge Carlos Murguia of the District of Kansas for several forms of misconduct, including sexual harassment and other inappropriate behavior during...
September 30, 2019
The United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit seeks applications for a bankruptcy judgeship in the District of Kansas.  Bankruptcy judges are appointed to 14-year terms pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §152.  The position is located in Wichita,...
September 24, 2019
The Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals is seeking hotel rooms at a government rate over various dates in 2021 to house federal judges and their law clerks during terms of court in Denver, Colorado.  We are considering splitting the block between law...
June 26, 2019