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UNITED STATES COURTS

District of Idaho

Clerk of Court Elizabeth A. Smith

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United States District & Bankruptcy Courts
Welcome

Clerk of Court Elizabeth A. Smith welcomes you to the U.S. District and Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Idaho.  We are one of 15 districts in the Ninth Circuit which spans 9 western states. Idaho is proud to be one of only four consolidated District and Bankruptcy Clerks' Offices within the federal judiciary.

The U.S. Courts for the District of Idaho was created with statehood in 1890. Our offices are located in Boise, Coeur d'Alene, Moscow and Pocatello.  

We trust this website will give some insight into the functions of the U.S. Courts and how the Clerk's Office can better serve the people of the State of Idaho.

District of Idaho News
The Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section of the ISB is hosting it's 34th Annual Bankruptcy Seminar in Idaho Falls Feb 18-20.
Motion to Dismiss, Statement of No Objection and Adversary Case Opening have been updated.
Chief Judge Winmill and his law clerk, Dave Metcalf, will discuss new discovery protocols.  Lunch will be provided.
Chief Judge Winmill and his law clerk, Dave Metcalf, will discuss new discovery protocols.  Lunch will be provided.
Chief Judge Winmill and his law clerk, Dave Metcalf, will discuss new discovery protocols.  Lunch will be provided.
Press Release regarding funds available for the Community Outreach Grant Program - 2016
Press Release from the U.S. Attorney's Office regarding Idaho residents being threatened with Federal Arrest Warrants
The District of Idaho courthouses will be closed on Monday, February 15 in observance of President's Day.
Idaho Federal Court Sponsors Civics Contest for Idaho High School Students
The public is invited to review and provide comments on the new Criminal Local Rule 58.3.  Comments are due by February 16, 2016.
Pease read the attached notice for more information regarding local rules and forms updated and adopted in 2015.
The Federal Court's ADR Program and the U of I College of Law will be offering Advanced Mediation Training May 16 & 17, 2016.
The Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Bankruptcy and Evidence Rules have proposed amendments to their respective rules.
Mission Statement

Mission Statement


The mission of the United States District and Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Idaho is to provide an impartial and accessible forum for the just, timely and economical resolution of legal proceedings within the jurisdiction of the Courts, so as to preserve judicial independence, protect individual rights and liberties, and promote public trust and confidence.



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