The 2017 proposed 10th Circuit Local Rules have been posted for public comment. From August 26, 2016 through October 28, 2016 the court will accept comments from all interested parties regarding proposed changes. Comments should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. A memo explaining the proposed local rules changes, as well as the important and substantial changes to the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure for 2017, is included below. Also included are blackline and redline versions of the rules.
The court has approved changes to local rule 34.1(A)(3) regarding when and in what form motions to postpone oral argument must be submitted. The changes take effect May 9, 2016, and will apply to calendars held after that date. Please see the memo attached here for additional information.
The 2016 Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure and Tenth Circuit Local Rules have been posted. Please note there are no Fed. R. App. P. changes this year. The revised and updated local rules take effect January 1, 2016.
The 2015 Federal Rules of Appellate Proceedure and Tenth Circuit Local Rules (effective January 1, 2015) are attached below and may be downloaded by clicking on the link.