United States District Court
Welcome

Chief Judge David C. Nye welcomes you to the U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho.  In 1891 James H. Beatty was appointed by President Harrison to become the first Federal Judge for the District of Idaho.  We have a long and proud history rooted in our commitment to provide an impartial and accessible forum for the just, timely and economical resolution of legal proceedings within the jurisdiction of the Courts.

The District of Idaho has had 11 Article III Judges appointed by the President of the United States, with two of them currently presiding.  In addition to our two Article III Judges, we have three Magistrate Judges assisting with our busy workload.

Our judges hold court in BoiseCoeur d'Alene, and Pocatello.


District Court Calendar

The calendar updates as new information becomes available and is subject to change without notice. To schedule a hearing, contact the courtroom deputy.


Civics Contest Deadline Extended
Apr 01, 2019
The Ninth Circuit Extends Deadline for Entries in 2019 High School Civics Contest
Joseph Edward Duncan, III v. United States
Mar 22, 2019
Order issued in the case of Joseph Edward Duncan, III vs. United States of America.
Notice: Dollar Amounts and Forms Changes 4/1/19
Feb 20, 2019
Please read the attached Notice regarding automatic adjustments to certain dollar amounts and amended forms set for April 1, 2019.