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In order to assure that mail makes its way to its proper destination at the courthouse, it is important to include the proper suite number in the address.  You can find suite numbers by clicking on the links on our ...


The court has developed procedures for attorneys seeking to file emergency, after hours filings. Please visit our emergency filing procedures page for more details.



On October 24th, 2012, a sentencing order was filed with the Western District of Washington in criminal case 99-CR-666 regarding defendant Ahmed Ressam. This document has been made available for the public at no charge on our...


The Judicial Conference of the United States has authorized a three year pilot program to evaluate the effect of cameras in the courtroom for civil cases in federal courts.  Any party to a case, the media or member of the public may request that...


Please note that the comment period has now passed.

The Court invites you to review and comment on proposed amendments to the Local Civil Rules and...