United States District & Bankruptcy Courts
Public Information
Pro Se Email Filing Links

Per General Order, Pro Se filers may use the following links to file documents during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Attorneys are required to use the Court's Electronic Case Filing (ECF) system for all filings as set forth in the Electronic Case Filing Procedures established by the District of Idaho.

District Court Filings

Pro Se filers may Email District Court filings to:

Idaho_dist_filings@id.uscourts.gov


Bankruptcy Court Filings

Pro Se filers may Email Bankruptcy Court filings to:

Idaho_BK_filings@id.uscourts.gov


Payments

Over the counter payments for both District and Bankruptcy should be mailed to:

United States District Courts

550 W. Fort St.

Suite 400

Boise, ID  83724

 


Court Operations & Information
Notice re Pocatello Office Closure
GO 367 re Cont. Court Operations and Reopening
Continued Court Operations in Response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Idaho Governor's Guidelines for Reopening Idaho
General Order 365 re Court Operations

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Court Operations

March 16, 2020

INFORMATION REGARDING CORONAVIRUS DISEASE (COVID-19) AND COURT OPERATIONS

The United States Courts for the District of Idaho continues to closely monitor the national response to the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) and will be following guidance provided by the Administrative Office of the United States Courts (AO) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

The courthouses in Boise, Coeur d’Alene and Pocatello remain open, but will be operating with a reduced staff. Until further notice, all public events and ceremonies scheduled for the U.S. District & Bankruptcy Courts in Boise, Coeur d’Alene and Pocatello are canceled. All other court proceedings shall proceed as scheduled, subject to an order by the presiding judge in the case.

If you have a scheduled court proceeding or are otherwise required to appear at one of the courthouses in the District of Idaho and are experiencing any shortness of breath, flu like symptoms, have a fever, or coughing or sneezing, do not come to court. In addition, if you have visited any of the following countries or cities in the last 14 days: China, Iran, Italy, Japan, South Korea or the Seattle / Tacoma area, do not come to court.

Instead, please do the following:

  • If you are a litigant represented by an attorney, please contact your attorney;
  • If you are an attorney or a pro se party scheduled to appear in court before a judge, please call the courtroom deputy assigned to the presiding judge;
  • If you received a notice to appear for jury service or currently serve as a juror, please contact the Jury Office of the Division where you were requested to appear;
  • If you are scheduled for a Naturalization Ceremony, please contact the U.S. Court Naturalization Clerk’s Office at 208-334-9387;
  • If you have questions regarding your jury service, please contact the Jury Administrator, Sherry Richter at 208-334-9476;
  • For District Court or Bankruptcy Court matters, please contact the District and Bankruptcy Clerk’s Office in the appropriate Division.
    • Boise 208-334-1361
    • Coeur d’Alene 208-665-6850
    • Pocatello 208-478-4123
  • For probation matters please call 208-334-1630.


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Updated on Mar 17, 2020

Filings Pursuant to Bail Reform Act
Procedure for Filings Made Pursuant to the Bail Reform Act in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic
Cares Act Provisions for Criminal Proceedings
Update on Cares Act Provisions for Criminal Proceedings
General Order re COVID-19
General Order No. 362 re Court Operations in Response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) entered on March 27, 2020.
General Order re COVID-19
General Order No. 360 re Court Operations in Response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) entered on March 17, 2020.
Notice re 341 Meeting Continuances

3/13/2020 Court Operations & Information

March 13, 2020

INFORMATION REGARDING CORONAVIRUS DISEASE (COVID-19) AND COURT OPERATIONS

The United States Courts for the District of Idaho continues to closely monitor the national response to the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) and will be following guidance provided by the Administrative Office of the United States Courts (AO) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). At this time, there are no changes to normal court operations within the District of Idaho. Any future changes or updates will be posted on this website and communicated as appropriate.

If you have a scheduled court proceeding or are otherwise required to appear at one of the courthouses in the District of Idaho and are experiencing any shortness of breath, flu like symptoms, have a fever, or coughing or sneezing, do not come to court. In addition, if you have visited any of the following countries or cities in the last 14 days: China, Iran, Italy, Japan, South Korea or the Seattle / Tacoma area, do not come to court.

Instead, please do the following:

  • If you are a litigant represented by an attorney, please contact your attorney;
  • If you are an attorney or a pro se party scheduled to appear in court before a judge, please call the courtroom deputy assigned to the presiding judge;
  • If you received a notice to appear for jury service or currently serve as a juror, please contact the Jury Office of the Division where you were requested to appear;
  • If you are scheduled for a Naturalization Ceremony, please contact the U.S. Court Naturalization Clerk’s Office at 208-334-9387;
  • For District Court or Bankruptcy Court matters, please contact the District and Bankruptcy Clerk’s Office in the appropriate Division.
    • Boise 208-334-1361
    • Coeur d’Alene 208-665-6850
    • Pocatello 208-478-4123
  • For probation matters please call 208-334-1630.


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Public Access to Hearings

Transcript/Audio CD Orders of Hearings

To order a transcript or audio CD of a hearing through the Clerk's Office, click here.


District Public Calendar

Click here to get to the District Court calendar.


Bankruptcy Public Calendar

Click here to get to the Bankruptcy Court calendar.


Criminal and CJA Forms
Official AO Forms & Fees Directory
Order Setting Conditions of Release
pdf fillable form
Consent to Proceed Before Magistrate Judge
pdf fillable form
Waiver of Rule 5
pdf fillable form
Waiver Rule 5 (Probation Violaion/Supervised Rel)
Financial Affidavit
pdf fillable form
Preliminary Waiver
pdf fillable form
Waiver of Indictment (AO 455 form)
pdf fillable form
Waiver of Detention and Detention Order
pdf fillable form
Waiver of Indictment Idaho Form
pdf fillable form