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Indiana District Courts amending local rules

IL Staff
January 1, 2008
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The United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana has published the amendments made to its Local Rules. After considering the proposed amendments and comments received, changes have been made to several rules including Rule 5.1 - General Format of Documents Presented for Filing, Rule 56.1 - Summary Judgment Procedure, and Rule II - Discipline Imposed by Other Courts.

To view all of the changes, visit the District Court's Web site and click on the "Notice of Amendments to Local Rules" link.

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana is seeking public comment on proposed revisions to its Local Rules 5.2 (deleted), 5.3, 37.1, 72.1, 83.7, 200.1, Local Criminal Rule 57.1 (deleted), and Appendix C: Notice to pro se litigant.

Comments on the proposed amendments to these rules are due Aug. 1 on either the court's Web site or submitted by mail to Local Rules Comments, Office of the Clerk, 204 S. Main St., Room 304, South Bend, IN 46601.
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