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Posted on: October 20, 2014

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It appearing that on April 10,2014, the United States Sentencing Commission voted to reduce by two levels the base offense levels...
Magistrate Judge Sidney I. Schenkier Sworn In for a New Eight Year Term
IT APPEARING THAT the employees of the Clerk's Office will attend a special meeting on Friday, October 17 ,2014, therefore...
ROCKFORD – Chief Judge Rubén Castillo announced today that on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 2 p.m...
Applicants for the position of U.S. Marshal for the Northern District of Illinois should submit 7 hard copies of their completed application package ..
CHICAGO, IL – U.S. Senators Dick Durbin and Mark Kirk today announced the formation of a bipartisan screening committee to assist in selecting the next United States Marshal for the Northern District of Illinois.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg being interviewed by Judge Ann Claire Williams Everett McKinley Dirksen United States Courthouse, Ceremonial Courtroom.
CHICAGO – Today, Chief Judge Rubén Castillo announced the creation of a Pro Bono Advisory Committee.
United States Bankruptcy Judge Bruce W. Black of the Northern District of Illinois has applied to be reappointed by the United States Court of Appeals to a new l4-yearterm..
U.S. Senator Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) released the following statement today following President Obama's judicial nomination of John Blakey for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
[WASHINGTON, D.C.] – U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) today announced that President Obama has nominated two Illinoisans to fill vacancies on the U.S. District Court in the Northern District of Illinois...
ROCKFORD – Stanley J. Roszkowski, former district judge of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, died Monday afternoon in Rockford, Illinois, he was 91 years old.
CHICAGO - Today Chief Judge Rubén Castillo announced that the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois has developed a Judicial Speakers Bureau available for speaking engagements throughout the District. The Judicial Speakers Bureau is part of the Court’s outreach program to educate and explain the courts to the community. Chief Judge Castillo specifically indicated...
Federal District Courts around the country are reporting incidents of scam phone calls being placed indicating that fake arrest warrants have been issued. Individuals have been contacted through phone calls, e-mails and...

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Everett McKinley Dirksen United States Courthouse
219 South Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60604 (view map)
Tel.No.: (312) 435-5670
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Stanley J. Roszkowski United States Courthouse
327 South Church Street
Rockford, Illinois 61101 (view map)
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