Chief Judge David C. Nye welcomes you to the U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho. In 1891
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
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 two Magistrate Judges assisting with our busy workload.
Our judges hold court in Boise, Coeur d'Alene, and Pocatello.
The calendar updates as new information becomes available and is subject to change without notice. To schedule a hearing, contact the courtroom deputy.
General Order regarding court operations on June 18, 2021 re Juneteenth federal holiday.
General Order appointing Magistrate Judge Candy W. Dale as Chief Magistrate Judge for the District of Idaho.
General Order appointing Raymond E. Patricco as U.S. Magistrate Judge for the District of Idaho.
The District of Idaho will hold its 2021 Bench/Bar Conference on October 15, 2021 in Boise, Idaho Falls and Coeur d'Alene.
Effective June 1, 2021, the Boise office of the U.S. Trustee's Office will have a new address. Please see attached.
General Order adopting CDC guidelines regarding masks and social distancing for fully vaccinated individuals.
The District is seeking a new Lawyer Representative from the 1st or 2nd Districts. Please see the attachment for further info.
Order addressing Court operations during Stage IV of Idaho's reopening plan.