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News & Announcements: 01/2022
Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.
Due to continued problems resulting from burst sprinkler pipes, the Newport News Division Courthouse will remain closed January 3-6, 2023. Although the Newport News Courthouse will remain closed through Friday, January 6, the United States District...
New CJA Rates and Case Maximums, Effective January 1, 2023.
Please be advised that the Newport News Division Courthouse will be closed this week due to burst sprinkler pipes that led to flooding throughout the first and second floors of the building this past Sunday, December 25. Although the Newport News...
Notice of Reappointment of Incumbent Magistrate Judge The current term of office of United States Magistrate Judge Robert J. Krask at Norfolk and Newport News, Virginia, is due to expire on September 1, 2023. The United States District Court is...
The Alexandria Courthouse will open at 10 am on Thursday, December 15, 2022. Court proceedings scheduled before 10am will begin at 11am.
The Court has entered a new Order, dated December 7, 2022, appointing new CJA Committees in each division of the United States District Court for the Eastern...
The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia adopts changes to Local Civil Rule 7.1 after a period of public comment. The amendments to Local Civil Rule 7.1 are adopted as previously proposed on October 27, 2022. The...
William E. Fitzpatrick was appointed on May 9, 2022, as a United States Magistrate Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia
William E. Fitzpatrick was appointed on May 9, 2022, as a United States Magistrate Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia.
Lindsey R. Vaala was sworn in on November 14, 2022, as the newest United States Magistrate Judge in the Eastern District of Virginia
Lindsey R. Vaala was sworn in on November 14, 2022, as the newest United States Magistrate Judge in the Eastern District of Virginia.
Consistent with ongoing efforts to return to more normal operations, the Court withdraws the mask requirement for in-person naturalization ceremonies. Going forward, such ceremonies may be conducted consistent with Courthouse operation rules in...