United States District Court, Southern District of Alabama

United States District Court
Southern District of Alabama

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US District Court

William H. Steele, Chief Judge
Charles R. Diard, Jr., Clerk of Court

The United States Courts are an independent, national judiciary providing fair and impartial justice within the jurisdiction conferred by the Constitution and Congress. As an equal branch of government, the federal judiciary preserves and enhances its core values as the courts meet changing national and local needs.

Court Notices:

Local Rules - Public Notice

- May 13, 2015

The Judges of the U. S. District Court, Southern District of Alabama, with assistance from a Local Rules Advisory Committee of the Bar, have developed proposed new Local Rules governing practice in this District. The proposed rules are posted on the District website, www.alsd.uscourts.gov. The public is invited to comment on the proposed rules. Comments must be in writing and must identify the commenter by name. Comments must be mailed to Charles R. Diard, Jr., Clerk of Court, 113 St. Joseph Street, Mobile, AL 36602 or e-mailed to the attention of Mr. Diard at chuck_diard@alsd.uscourts.gov. In order to be considered, comments must be received no later than June 15, 2015.

SDAL Local Rules - Draft for Comment (PDF)

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