General Orders

Date Filed Description File
11/30/2018

Index of All General Orders (Includes those deemed Superseded or Obsolete)

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11/30/2018

The Amendments to the Rules of Practice of the United States District Court for the District of Arizona (SUPERSEDES General Order 17-22)

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11/13/2018

Jury Selection Plan (SUPERSEDES General Order 09-17 upon approval by the Reviewing Panel of Judicial Council of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.) Approved by Judicial Council on September 19, 2018

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11/01/2018

Mandatory Initial Discovery Pilot Project in the District of Arizona (AS AMENDED NOVEMBER 1, 2018)

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11/01/2018

Retention, Review, and Destruction of Court-Ordered Wiretap Records

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09/18/2018

Increase of Fee for Pro Hac Vice Admission from $75.00 to $100.00, Effective October 1, 2018 (SUPERSEDES General Order 17-21)

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09/18/2018

Dismissal of a Civil Case Assigned to a United States Magistrate Judge Absent Voluntary Consent by the Parties Under 28 U.S.C. § 636(c)(1) (SUPERSEDES General Order 11-03)

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09/18/2018

The Issuance of Subpoenas for Self-Represented Litigants

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09/14/2018

The Restraint Policy for the District of Arizona

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09/05/2018

Phoenix Division Panel of Attorneys, Pursuant to the  Criminal Justice Act of 1964, As Amended in 1970 (SUPERSEDES General Order 18-05)

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08/24/2018

Pretrial Services Supervision of Defendants Who Are Confidential Informants

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08/24/2018

Establishment of Special Criminal Justice Act Panel of Attorneys for Assignment to Immigration Related Criminal Cases in Yuma, Arizona (SUPERSEDES General Order 17-09)

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08/09/2018

Tucson Division Panel of Attorneys, Pursuant to the Criminal Justice Act of 1964, As Amended in 1970 (SUPERSEDES General Order 18-01)

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08/07/2018

Plan for Composition, Administration and Management of the Panel of Private Attorneys Under the Criminal Justice Act (SUPERSEDES General Order 16-22)

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08/01/2018

The Appointment of a Merit Selection Panel in re: Full-Time United States Magistrate Judge Position in the District of Arizona, Flagstaff, Arizona

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08/01/2018

The Appointment of a Merit Selection Panel in re: Full-Time United States Magistrate Judge Position in the District of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

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07/10/2018

Emergency Technical Amendment to LRCrim 5.2 - Transfer of Cases: Filing of Motion to Transfer; Responsive and Reply Memoranda; Assignment (SUPERSEDES General Order 18-08)

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04/20/2018

Appointment of Senior Capital Case Attorney (SUPERSEDES General Order 14-11)

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04/02/2018

Management Plan for Court Reporting Services for the District of Arizona (SUPERSEDES General Order 16-25)

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03/27/2018

Rate for Compensation of Court Appointed Counsel in Capital Habeas Corpus Cases (SUPERSEDES General Order 17-20)

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03/14/2018

The Appointment of Chief Judge of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Arizona (SUPERSEDES General Order 14-06)

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10/02/2017

The Appointment of a Phoenix Criminal Justice Act (CJA) Merit Selection Panel

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08/14/2017

Mandatory and Standard Conditions of Probation/Supervised Release (SUPERSEDES General Order 16-23)

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06/30/2017

The Reappointment of Full-Time United States Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Rateau for the District of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona (SUPERSEDES General Order 09-13)

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06/23/2017

The Filing of Documents Related to Plea Agreements Involving Cooperation (SUPERSEDES General Order 17-15)

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06/01/2017

The Reappointment of Full-Time United States Magistrate Judge David K. Duncan for the District of Arizona, Phoenix, Arizona (SUPERSEDES General Order 09-12)

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05/17/2017
Alteration of the Timing for Amendment of the Rules of Practice of the United States Court for the District of Arizona Pursuant to LRCivP 83.9
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03/20/2017

Emergency Technical Amendment to Local Rule of Civil Procedure 67.1
Investment of Funds on Deposit in the Registry Account (SUPERSEDES General Order 16-27)

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03/14/2017

Citations Processed Through the Central Violations Bureau

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01/31/2017

Extension of Public Comment Period of the Reappointments of Incumbent Magistrate Judges David K. Duncan and Jacqueline Rateau

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01/24/2017

The Appointment of A Merit Selection Panel for Reappointment of United States Magistrate Judge David K. Duncan (SUPERSEDES General Order 17-01)

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01/19/2017

The Appointment of A Merit Selection Panel for Reappointment of United States Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Rateau

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12/12/2016

The Reappointment of Full-Time United States Magistrate Judge D. Thomas Ferraro for the District of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

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11/30/2016

The Amendments to the Rules of Practice of the United States District Court for the District of Arizona

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10/03/2016

Appointment of the Federal Public Defender for the Purpose of Screening Requests for the Sentence Reduction Based on Amendments 782 and 788 to the U.S. Sentencing Guidelines (SUPERSEDES General Order 15-13)

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10/03/2016

Appointment of the Federal Public Defender for the Purpose of Screening Cases for Potential Claims Under Johnson v. United States, 135 S. Ct. 2551 (2015) (SUPERSEDES General Order 16-07)

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09/30/2016

Flagstaff Office Panel of Attorneys Pursuant to the Criminal Justice Act of 1964, As Amended in 1970 (SUPERSEDES General Order 16-06)

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09/19/2016

The Reappointment of Full-Time United States Magistrate Judge Bernardo P. Velasco for the District of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona (SUPERSEDES General Order 16-15)

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06/02/2016

Ex Parte Applications for Writs of Garnishment of Non-Earnings

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05/24/2016

The Appointment of a Merit Selection Panel for Reappointment of United States Magistrate Judge D. Thomas Ferraro

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05/24/2016

The Appointment of a Merit Selection Panel for Reappointment of United States Magistrate Judge Bernardo P. Velasco

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05/09/2016

Emergency Technical Amendment to Local Rule of Civil Procedure 77.1(c)

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04/05/2016

Appointment of Full Time United States Magistrate Judge Lynnette C. Kimmins for the District of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona (SUPERSEDES General Orders 15-17 and 09-11)

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04/01/2016

Designation of Acting Chief Probation Officer

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02/16/2016

Unsealing of Associated Magistrate Judge Cases Due to Publicly Filed Indictments

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11/24/2015

The Amendments to the Rules of Practice of the United States District Court for the District of Arizona

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11/05/2015

Establishment of Capital Post-Conviction Panel for Financially Eligible Petitioners (SUPERSEDES General Order 05-20)

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10/27/2015

Vouchers Submitted for Payment Under the Criminal Justice Act (CJA) (SUPERSEDES General Order 07-16)

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05/11/2015

Character Letters in Support of Sentencing (SUPERSEDES General Order 15-09)

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05/04/2015

Appointment of Full Time United States Magistrate Judge Deborah M. Fine for the District of Arizona, Flagstaff, Arizona (SUPERSEDES General Orders 13-08 and 14-20)

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