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District of Idaho

Chief Judge B. Lynn Winmill

U.S. Courts District of Idaho Seal
Boise Courthouse Power Outage

The Boise Courthouse is scheduled to undergo electrical power maintenance on Saturday October 8th, beginning at 7:00 am MDT. All systems will be off-line during this work and expected to be back on-line by mid afternoon.

United States District Court

Chief Judge B. Lynn Winmill welcomes you to the U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho.  In 1891 James H. Beatty 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 Article III 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 four Magistrate Judges assisting with our busy workload.

Our judges hold court in BoiseCoeur d'AleneMoscow and Pocatello.

District Court Calendar

The calendar updates as new information becomes available and is subject to change without notice. To schedule a hearing, contact the courtroom deputy.

District Court News
The District of Idaho Courthouses will be closed on Monday, October 10 in observance of Columbus Day.
The deadline for accepting applications is October 15, 2016.
Presented by the Idaho Chapter of the FBA In Partnership with the District of Idaho
Presented by the Idaho Chapter of the FBA In Partnership with the District of Idaho
Callers claiming to be a Deputy US Marshall falsely threaten with Federal Arrest Warrant.
The Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure have proposed amendments to their respective rules.
The Tri-State Conference will be held in Sun Valley on October 13-15.  Click on the link for registration info.

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