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Effective April 21, 2022, public access to the Byron White United States Courthouse ("Courthouse")–including access for arguing attorneys–is subject to compliance with CDC isolation and quarantine guidelines. Please see the court's order for the...
April 21, 2022
Denver, CO – Honorable Jerome A. Holmes will become Chief Judge of the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals effective October 1, 2022. “I am humbled and honored to be able to serve my country in the important position of Chief Judge of the Tenth Circuit...
September 29, 2022
C-SPAN broadcast a recording of the Fireside Chat at the 10th Circuit Bench & Bar Conference on September 9, 2022, where Supreme Court Justice Roberts spoke with Chief Judge Tymkovich and Judge Holmes.
September 13, 2022
Changes to the Tenth Circuit Rules will take effect on January 1, 2023. The court invites comments regarding those changes, which are summarized in the first attachment below and detailed in the accompanying redline version of the rules. Comments...
September 7, 2022
The 10th Circuit Clerk's Office is now on Twitter. Follow us at @USCourtsCA10 for the latest news and announcements, including court operations information, rules updates, outages, oral argument calendars, vacancy announcements, and more. 
September 1, 2022
On March 28, 2022, renovation work commenced on the plaza in front of the Byron White US Courthouse along Stout Street. The main entrance to the building will remain open throughout the project, however access to the front entrance will be from the...
August 24, 2022
Attorneys interested in applying for membership on the Tenth Circuit Criminal Justice Act Appellate Panel ("Panel") are reminded that applications are due by September 15, 2022. Appointments to the Panel are for three-year renewable terms (i.e., the...
August 8, 2022
Please see the linked job posting for additional information.
July 1, 2022
The General Services Administration (GSA) has announced a mid-year increase increase in the reimbursement mileage rate for privately owned automobiles when used for official travel. The new reimbursement mileage rates is $0.625 per mile and went...
July 1, 2022
Muskogee, OK -- On Friday, April 8, the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit appointed Honorable Paul R. Thomas to the bankruptcy bench for the Eastern District of Oklahoma. Judge Thomas was previously with the Office of the United...
April 8, 2022
Please see the linked job posting for additional information.
March 15, 2022
Online payments through will be unavailable due to scheduled maintenance on Saturday, February 5, 2022, from 4 pm to 8 pm MST.
February 3, 2022
Due to the ongoing winter storm and related hazardous travel conditions, the Byron White Courthouse is closed for onsite operations on Wednesday, February 2, 2022. Clerk's Office personnel are available via phone and email to provide customer...
February 2, 2022
The judiciary’s Defender Services account received funding to increase the Criminal Justice Act (CJA) panel attorney hourly rates from $155 to $158 for non-capital work and from $197 to $202 for capital work performed on or after January 1, 2022....
December 30, 2021
The Byron White United States Courthouse and the Tenth Circuit Clerk's Office will be closed for observance of the Chrismas holiday on December 24th and the New Year's holiday on December 31st. CM/ECF will remain available over the holidays. Notice...
December 20, 2021
Please see the link for 2022 FRAP and Local Rules. 
November 30, 2021
DENVER – Chief Judge Timothy M. Tymkovich of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit announced today the appointment of the Honorable Veronica S. Rossman to the Court. President Joseph R. Biden nominated Judge Rossman in May 2021....
September 30, 2021
Please see the linked job posting for additional information.
August 25, 2021
See the attached PDF for details.  Bids are due by 9/10/2021.
August 4, 2021
Please see the linked job posting for additional information.
July 15, 2021
Honorable Mary Beck Briscoe of the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals will take senior status effective March 15, 2021. Judge Briscoe received her commission on May 26, 1995 and served as Chief Circuit Judge from 2010 to 2015.                  She...
February 10, 2021
Honorable Carlos F. Lucero has taken senior status effective February 1, 2021. He received his commission on June 30, 1995. Judge Lucero resides in Denver, Colorado. He is a graduate of George Washington University Law School. He clerked for Judge...
February 9, 2021
The court implemented electronic filing in 2008.  All pleadings filed in cases opened on January 1, 2008, or later are available electronically at  Use of PACER requires that you set up an account with them.  Information...
February 5, 2021
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February 3, 2021
In response to recent widespread breaches of both private sector and government computer systems, federal courts are implementing new procedures to protect highly sensitive sealed documents (HSDs) filed with the courts. The attached general order,...
January 22, 2021