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News & Announcements: June, 2016

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

Tue, 06/28/2016

Across the country, bankruptcy cases fell 8.5 percent for the 12-month period ending March 31, 2016, compared with the year ending March 31, 2015. The March 2016 annual bankruptcy filings totaled 833,515, compared with 911,086 cases in the year...

Mon, 06/13/2016

The Advisory Committee has recommended amendments to two local bankruptcy rules. Redline versions of the affected rules can be found here.

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Fri, 06/03/2016

On May 31, 2016, General Order No. 16-1140-1 was approved by the Article III judges of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Washington. This order establishes a Pro...