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Effective October 28, 2022, the Tenth Circuit's pandemic-related restrictions on public access to the Byron White United States Courthouse ("Courthouse")–including access for arguing attorneys–have been updated. Please see the court's October 28,...
October 28, 2022
Oklahoma City, OK -- On February 2, 2023, the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit appointed Jeffrey Byers as the Federal Public Defender for the Western District of Oklahoma. Mr. Byers earned both his undergraduate and law degrees...
February 6, 2023
The hourly rates payable for providing legal representation in CJA matters will increase from $158 to $164 for non-capital work and from $202 to $210 for capital work performed on or after January 1, 2023. The case compensation maximum amounts (...
January 1, 2023
The Byron White Courthouse and the Tenth Circuit Clerk's Office will be closed on Monday, December 26, 2022 in observance of the Christmas holiday. It will also be closed Monday, January 2, 2023 in observance of New Year's Day. CM/ECF will remain...
December 23, 2022
The Byron White Courthouse in Denver will be closed Thursday, December 22, 2022 due to dangerously cold and inclement weather. The Tenth Circuit Clerk’s Office will operate on a fully remote basis, and CM/ECF will remain available for electronic...
December 21, 2022
Online payments through Pay.gov will be unavailabe due to scheduled maintenance on Saturday, November 19, 2022, from 4 pm to 8 pm (MST).
November 16, 2022
The Byron White United States Courthouse and the Tenth Circuit Clerk's Office will be closed on November 24th and 25th for observance of Thanksgiving.  CM/ECF will remain available over the holiday weekend. Notice of emergency filings on November 24...
November 7, 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. https://www.c-span.org/video/?522764-1/...
September 13, 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
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