US DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF OKLAHOMA

CM/ECf: Criminal Events

Table of Contents

 

Charging & Other Initial Type Documents

Appearances

Indictments, Informations & Complaints

Service & Detention Documents

Service Documents

Motions and Related Documents

Motions

Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc.

Post Judgment Documents

Appeal Documents

Garnishment Documents

 

Other Documents

Notices

Other Responses and Replies

Sealed Documents (in Public Cases)

Trial Documents

Waivers

Other Misc. Documents

Proposed Orders

Submit a Proposed Order

 


 

Charging & Other Initial Type Documents

 

Appearances

 

Appearance - Attorney CJA

Appearance - Attorney FPD

Appearance - Attorney Pro Bono

Appearance - Attorney Retained

Appearance - Pro Se

Appearance - USA

 

Appearance - Attorney CJA

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of appearance when you have been appointed as an attorney under the Criminal Justice Act.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Charging & Other Initial Type Documents, select Appearances.

3.       On the Appearances screen, select Appearance - Attorney CJA.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

10.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Appearance - Attorney FPD

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of appearance when you are employed by the Federal Public Defender's office and have been appointed as an attorney.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions  

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Charging & Other Initial Type Documents, select Appearances.

3.       On the Appearances screen, select Appearance - Attorney FPD.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

10.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Appearance - Attorney Pro Bono

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this event when you are appearing on behalf of a defendant free of charge.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Charging & Other Initial Type Documents, select Appearances.

3.       On the Appearances screen, select Appearance - Attorney Pro Bono.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

10.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Appearance - Attorney Retained

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of appearance when you are retained by a defendant and are entering an appearance.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Charging & Other Initial Type Documents, select Appearances.

3.       On the Appearances screen, select Appearance - Attorney Retained.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

10.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Appearance - Pro Se

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this title when you are a criminal defendant and wish to proceed pro se.

·         Please bring or mail the original document plus any copies for your records to the Clerk's office, in paper form:

·         If you are submitting the document by mail, please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope for your return copies.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will be noticed. If it does not, please update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

 

Appearance - USA

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of appearance when you are employed by the federal government and are entering an appearance on behalf of the government.

·         You must select all defendants in step 5 below.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Charging & Other Initial Type Documents, select Appearances.

3.       On the Appearances screen, select Appearance - USA.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select all defendant(s). If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Indictments, Informations & Complaints

 

Information - Enhancement

 

Information - Enhancement

 

Rules for Use

 

This event will normally be used for an Enhancement Information, filed by the government, listing prior convictions of the defendant.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Charging & Other Initial Type Documents, select Indictments, Informations & Complaints.

3.       On the Indictments, Informations & Complaints screen, select Information - Enhancement.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

10.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Service & Detention Documents

 

Service Documents

 

Affidavit/Certificate/Proof of Publication (non summons/warrant/writ)

Affidavit/Certificate/Proof/Return of Service (non summons/warrant/writ)

Certificate of Service

Judgment Returned Executed

Summons Returned Executed

Summons Returned Unexecuted

Warrant Returned Executed

Warrant Returned Unexecuted

Writ of Execution Issued

Writ of Garnishment Issued

Writ of Habeas Corpus ad Prosequendum/Testificandum Issued

Writ of Habeas Corpus ad Prosequendum/Testificandum Returned

Writ Returned

 

Affidavit/Certificate/Proof of Publication (non summons/warrant/writ)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event when you want to show that a non-complaint document has been served by publication.

·         If this relates to service of a summons, writ, or warrant, use the more appropriate Summons Returned Executed, Summons Returned Unexecuted, Warrant Returned Executed, Warrant Returned Unexecuted, and Writ Returned.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Service & Detention Documents, select Service Documents.

3.       On the Service Documents screen, select Affidavit/Certificate/Proof of Publication (non summons/warrant/writ).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Type of Document screen, enter the appropriate information:

 

·         name(s) of document(s) served

·         person(s) served

·         last day of publication

 

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Affidavit/Certificate/Proof/Return of Service (non summons/warrant/writ)

 

Rules for Use

 

Do not use this event if this is a return on a summons, writ or warrant. Use the more appropriate Summons Returned Executed, Summons Returned Unexecuted, Warrant Returned Executed, Warrant Returned Unexecuted, and Writ Returned.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Service & Detention Documents, select Service Documents.

3.       On the Service Documents screen, select Affidavit/Certificate/Proof/Return of Service (non summons/warrant/writ).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Certificate of Service

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event when you are notifying the court of the service of a non-charging document, after the document is filed.

·         Do not use this event for Summons Returned Executed.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Service & Detention Documents, select Service Documents.

3.       On the Service Documents screen, select Certificate of Service.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, select the "Should the document you are filing link to another document in this case?" box if you want this to refer to an existing event. Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range. Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all events will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing events. As to each defendant this relates to, select the appropriate document(s) (that was served) and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Judgment Returned Executed

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event to file the return on a previously filed Judgment and Commitment.

·         Do not attach any document to the return that has previously been filed with this Court

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Service & Detention Documents, select Service Documents.

3.       On the Service Documents screen, select Judgment Returned Executed.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Type of Document screen, type in the name of the document, persons served and date of service in the appropriate fields.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Summons Returned Executed

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event when you want to file the return on a summons that has been successfully served.

·         Do not attach any document to the return that has previously been filed with this Court

·         If service was made by certified mail, the court reporter prefers you attach the certified mail green card to your Return of Service.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Service & Detention Documents, select Service Documents.

3.       On the Service Documents screen, select Summons Returned Executed.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

10.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Summons Returned Unexecuted

 

Rules for Use

 

·         When you want to file the return on a summons that you were unable to serve on the defendant, file the return

·         Do not attach any document to the return that has previously been filed with this Court.

 

Warrant Returned Executed

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event when filing a return on a criminal warrant that has been successfully served on a defendant.

·         Do not attach any document to the return that has previously been filed with this Court

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Service & Detention Documents, select Service Documents.

3.       On the Service Documents screen, select Warrant Returned Executed.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

10.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Warrant Returned Unexecuted

 

Rules for Use

 

·         When filing a return on a criminal warrant that has not been successfully served on a defendant, file the return in hard copy (paper) format with the court clerk.

·         Do not attach any document to the return that has previously been filed with this Court.

 

Writ of Execution Issued

 

Please follow the instructions under motion for Writ of Execution.

 

Writ of Garnishment Issued

 

Please follow the instructions under motion for Writ of Garnishment.

 

Writ of Habeas Corpus ad Prosequendum/Testificandum Issued

 

Follow the instructions under the appropriate motion for Writ of Habeas Corpus ad Prosequendum or motion for Writ of Habeas Corpus ad Testificandum.

 

Writ of Habeas Corpus ad Prosequendum/Testificandum Returned

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event when filing a return on a criminal Writ of Habeas Corpus ad Prosequendum or Testificandum.

·         Do not attach any document to the return that has previously been filed with this Court

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Service & Detention Documents, select Service Documents.

3.       On the Service Documents screen, select Writ of Habeas Corpus ad Prosequendum/Testificandum Returned.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

10.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Writ Returned

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event when you want to show that a writ has been served.

·         Do not use this event for Writ of Habeas Corpus Ad Prosequendum/Testificandum Returned.

·         Do not attach any document to the return that has previously been filed with this Court

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Service & Detention Documents, select Service Documents.

3.       On the Service Documents screen, select Writ Returned.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Writ of screen, text in the type of writ issued and who was served.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Motions and Related Documents

 

Motions

 

Accelerate/Extend/Reset Hearing(s)/Deadline(s)

Additional Redaction of Transcript

Admission Pro Hac Vice

Amend

Appeal in Forma Pauperis

Appointment

Appointment of Counsel

Bill of Particulars

Bond - Exonerate

Bond - Forfeit

Bond - Revoke

Bond - Set/Reset

Brady Materials

Certificate of Appealability

Change Venue

Clarify

Compel

Correct/Reduce Sentence (Rule 35)

Declare Case Complex

Departure (Upward/Downward)

Detention

Determination of Competency

Disbursement

Disclosure

Discovery

Dismiss Based on Speedy Trial

Dismiss Count(s)

Dismiss Defendant(s)

Dismiss Indictment/Information/ Complaint

Disqualify

Early Termination of Probation/Supervised Release

Enforce

Enforce IRS Summons

Exceed Page Limitation

Exclude

Expedite Ruling

Extension of Time to File Transcript Redaction Request

Extension of Time to Respond to Motion

File Document Out of Time

Forfeiture

Hearing

In Limine

Issuance of Agreed Garnishment Order

Judgment Debtor to Appear on Assets

Judgment of Acquittal

Medical/Psychiatric Exam

Miscellaneous Relief

Miscellaneous Relief (2)

Miscellaneous Relief (3)

Mistrial

Modify Conditions of Release - Pretrial**

Modify Conditions of Release - Probation/Supervised Release**

New Trial

Nonguideline Sentence (Variance)

Point/Level Reduction

Production

Protective Order

Quash

Reconsider

Reduction of Sentence

Reduction of Sentence (Crack Cocaine Amendment)

Reduction of Sentence (re: USSC Amendment being tracked)

Refund of Fees Paid Electronically

Remission of Fine

Return of Sealed Document(s)

Return/Release

Seal Case

Seal Document(s)

Sever Defendant

Strike

Strike Document(s)

Strike Hearing(s)/Deadline(s)

Subpoena(s)

Substitute Attorney

Supplement

Suppress

Transfer (Rule 21)

Unseal Case

Unseal Document(s)

Vacate/Set Aside

Vacate/Set Aside/Correct Sentence (2255)

Victim Rights

Withdraw Attorney(s)

Withdraw Document(s)

Withdraw Guilty Plea

Writ of Execution

Writ of Garnishment

Writ of Habeas Corpus ad Prosequendum

Writ of Habeas Corpus Ad Testificandum

 

Accelerate/Extend/Reset Hearing(s)/Deadline(s)

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want to shorten/extend/reset deadlines or a hearing date.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Accelerate/Extend/Reset Hearings/Deadlines.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Additional Redaction of Transcript

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want to redact information from the transcript other than:

 

·         social security number

·         financial account number

·         date of birth

·         names of minor children

·         home address

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Additional Redaction of Transcript.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Admission Pro Hac Vice

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you are not admitted to the Northern District of Oklahoma and are asking for limited admission of an attorney.

·         Make sure you have attached the "Attachment to Motion for Admission Pro Hac Vice" form to your motion per Local Rule 83.2. This form is available on our website at http://www.oknd.uscourts.gov/.

·         Unless the motion includes a request to waive the required fee pursuant to General Order 06-16, a $50.00 fee, per attorney, per case, must be paid online when e-filing the motion. If you cannot pay online, you must file your motion conventionally and submit the fee at that time.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Admission Pro Hac Vice.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       Enter the name(s) of the attorney(s) seeking admission Pro Hac Vice.

10.   "Does your Motion for Admission Pro Hac Vice include a request to waive the required fee?"  Select No or Yes.

 

a.       If yes, go to step 11.

b.       If no,

 

                                                                                       i.            Select the number of attorneys seeking admission Pro Hac Vice with this motion. The fee amount will be displayed.

                                                                                     ii.            On the next screen, you will see the message, "Now loading the payment processing screen. This process might take a few seconds." 

                                                                                    iii.            The online payment screens will appear. (Important: At this point you must be sure the docket entry information you have entered is correct. You will not be able to go back and correct mistakes after your payment has been submitted.) 

                                                                                    iv.            follow the instructions displayed on the screens for entering your payment information. After your payment is submitted you will return to the CM/ECF screens to complete your e-filing entry. Note: If you do not complete the e-filing process at any point after you have submitted your payment, your account will still be charged. You should complete your entry and then contact the Clerk's Office during regular business hours regarding any errors.

 

11.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

12.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

13.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Amend

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this when you want to amend a document already on file.

·         If you want to amend, correct or reduce the sentence, use the more appropriate motion event:

 

·         Correct/Reduce Sentence (Rule 35) - if you are seeking to correct or reduce the sentence pursuant to FRCrP Rule 35

·         Vacate/Set Aside/Correct Sentence (2255) - if you are seeking to vacate, set aside, or correct the sentence pursuant to 28 USC 2255

·         Reduction of Sentence (re: Crack Cocaine Amendment) - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence pursuant to one of the following retroactive USSC Amendments regarding Crack Cocaine:

 

·         Amendment 706, as amended by Amendments 711 and 715

·         Amendment 750

 

·         Reduction of Sentence (re: USSC Amendment being tracked) - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence pursuant to one of the following retroactive USSC Amendments being tracked:

 

·         Amendment 782

 

·         Reduction of Sentence - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence for any other reason not specifically covered by any of the four motion events listed above

 

·         If you want to extend scheduling order dates, use Accelerate/Extend/Reset Hearings/Deadlines.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Amend.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, select the "Should the document you are filing link to another document in this case?" box if you want this to refer to an existing event. Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range. Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all events will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing events. For each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Appeal in Forma Pauperis

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want to waive the filing fee for an appeal to a circuit court.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Appeal in Forma Pauperis.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-5 67, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate Notice of Appeal you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Appointment

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want to appoint a person such as an investigator, expert, psychologist, etc., in the case.

·         Do not use for Appointment of Counsel.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Appointment.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Appointment of Counsel

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want to have counsel appointed for your client.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Appointment of Counsel.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Bill of Particulars

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the court to order the prosecutor to file a more formal, detailed statement of the claims or charges.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Bill of Particulars.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Bond - Exonerate

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when a defendant wants to be free from the responsibility of the bond.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Bond - Exonerate.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Bond - Forfeit

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want a defendant's bond to be forfeited (possible reasons are because of a crime, breach of obligation or neglect of duty).

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Bond - Forfeit.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Bond - Revoke

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want to have a defendant's bond revoked.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Bond - Revoke

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper

 

Bond - Set/Reset

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want a defendant's bond to be set.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Bond - Set/Reset.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper

 

Brady Materials

 

Rules for Use

 

Normally filed by the defendant, this is to request the release of Brady materials (or information or evidence favorable to the defendant's case).

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Brady Materials.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Certificate of Appealability

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion in 2255 cases to request a Certificate of Appealability to a circuit court.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Certificate of Appealability.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate Notice of Appeal you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Change Venue

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want to change the venue to another court.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Change Venue.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Clarify

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want a court ruling clarified.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Clarify.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to.  If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, select the "Should the document you are filing link to another document in this case?" box if you want this to refer to an existing event. Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range. Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all events will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing events. For each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Compel

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want to compel another party to do something, usually discovery.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Compel.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Correct/Reduce Sentence (Rule 35)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Do NOT use this as a motion to Reconsider.

·         WARNING: Make sure you have selected the appropriate motion event for sentence reduction following the guidelines below.  If not, please abort this efiling transaction and start a new transaction using the correct motion event.

 

·         Correct/Reduce Sentence (Rule 35) - if you are seeking to correct or reduce the sentence pursuant to FRCrP Rule 35

·         Vacate/Set Aside/Correct Sentence (2255) - if you are seeking to vacate, set aside, or correct the sentence pursuant to 28 USC 2255

·         Reduction of Sentence (re: Crack Cocaine Amendment) - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence pursuant to one of the following retroactive USSC Amendments regarding Crack Cocaine:

 

·         Amendment 706 (as amended by Amendments 711 and 715)

·         Amendment 750

 

·         Reduction of Sentence (re: USSC Amendment being tracked) - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence pursuant to one of the following retroactive USSC Amendments being tracked:

 

·         Amendment 782

 

·         Reduction of Sentence - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence for any other reason not specifically covered by any of the four motion events listed above

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Correct/Reduce Sentence (Rule 35).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Declare Case Complex

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this when you are asking the court to declare the case complex.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Declare Case Complex.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Departure (Upward/Downward)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want the court to impose a sentence that is higher or lower than the standard guidelines propose.

·         Per General Order 09-10, "If counsel moves for both a departure and a variance, the motions shall be filed separately, and not as a two-part motion."

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Departure (Upward/Downward).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       Enter the appropriate departure wording (Upward or Downward).

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper

 

Detention

 

Rules for Use

 

Usually filed by the government, use this when you are asking the court to detain a defendant. Do NOT use this event for a detention hearing; use the more appropriate Hearing event.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Detention.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper

 

Determination of Competency

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to determine the competency of the defendant.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Determination of Competency.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Disbursement

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want funds that are held by the Court or the U.S. Marshals to be disbursed.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Disbursement.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Disclosure

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want something disclosed, such as discovery matters or non-public court records.

·         Do not use this for disclosure of Brady Materials.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Disclosure.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Discovery

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want discovery.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Discovery.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Dismiss Based on Speedy Trial

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this when you want charges dismissed based on speedy trial.

·         If more appropriate, use Dismiss Count(s), Dismiss Defendant(s) or Dismiss Indictment/Information/Complaint.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Dismiss Based on Speedy Trial.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Dismiss Count(s)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want some but not all count(s) of a charging document dismissed.

·         If more appropriate, use Dismiss Based on Speedy Trial, Dismiss Defendant(s), Dismiss Indictment/Information/Complaint.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Dismiss Count(s).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Counts screen, enter the count numbers to be dismissed.

10.   On the Charging Documents screen, for each defendant this document relates to, you must select the charging document(s) containing the counts to be dismissed.

11.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

12.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

13.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Dismiss Defendant(s)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this motion when you want to dismiss a defendant from the entire case.

·         If more appropriate, use Dismiss Based on Speedy Trial, Dismiss Count(s), Dismiss Indictment/Information/Complaint.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Dismiss Defendant(s).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

7.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

8.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

9.       On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

10.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Dismiss Indictment/Information/Complaint

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want some but not all count(s) of a charging document dismissed.

·         If more appropriate, use Dismiss Based on Speedy Trial, Dismiss Defendant(s), or Dismiss Count(s).

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Dismiss Indictment/Information/Complaint.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Charging Documents screen, for each defendant this document relates to, you must select the charging document(s) containing the counts to be dismissed.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Disqualify

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want to disqualify a participant in the case.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Disqualify.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Disqualify screen, enter the specific name or type of person you wish to disqualify.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Early Termination of Probation/Supervised Release

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want a defendant's Probation or Supervised Release to be terminated prior to the scheduled date.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Early Termination of Probation/Supervised Release.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Enforce

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want to enforce something (e.g. a ruling, agreement, etc.).

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         If uncontested, you must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion. A proposed order is also required. Please submit the proposed order in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         If contested, you must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Enforce.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Enforce IRS Summons

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when the federal government wants to enforce an IRS Summons.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         If uncontested, you must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion. A proposed order is also required. Please submit the proposed order in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         If contested, you must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Enforce IRS Summons.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the  defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Exceed Page Limitation

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want to exceed the page limitation on a brief, response, or reply.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Exceed Page Limitation.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Exclude

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want something to be excluded.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Exclude.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Exclude screen, type in what you want to exclude.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Expedite Ruling

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want a ruling expedited.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Expedite Ruling.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, select the "Should the document you are filing link to another document in this case?" box if you want this to refer to an existing event. Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range. Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all events will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing events. For each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on you browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Extension of Time to File Transcript Redaction Request

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want to extend the time to submit a transcript redaction request to the court reporter.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motio ns and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Extension of Time to File Transcript Redaction Request.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Extension of Time to Respond to Motion

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want to extend the time to respond to a motion(s).

·         If you are out of time, use the motion relief File Document Out of Time.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion, pursuant to Local Rule 7.1E.

·         A proposed order is required, pursuant to Local Rule 7.1F. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Extension of Time to Respond to Motion.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

File Document Out of Time

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want to file a document out of time. If your time has not lapsed, instead use one of the Motions to Extend.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select File Document Out of Time.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Name of Document screen, enter the name of the document you want to file out of time.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Forfeiture

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want a defendant's property forfeited to the government.

·         Do not use to forfeit a bond, use Bond - Forfeit.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Forfeiture.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Hearing

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want a request a hearing.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Hearing.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, select the "Should the document you are filing link to another document in this case?" box if you want this to refer to an existing event. Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range. Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all events will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing events. For each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

In Limine

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want evidence/testimony excluded at trial.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select In Limine.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Issuance of Agreed Garnishment Order

 

Rules for Use

 

Usually filed by the government, use this when you are asking the court to enter an agreed garnishment order.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Issuance of Agreed Garnishment Order.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper

 

Judgment Debtor to Appear on Assets

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to hold a hearing on assets, usually after a judgment has been entered.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         If uncontested, you must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion. A proposed order is also required. Please submit the proposed order in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         If contested, you must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Judgment Debtor to Appear on Assets.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Judgment of Acquittal

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to to acquit the defendant of the offense charged because the evidence is insufficient.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Judgment of Acquittal.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Medical/Psychiatric Exam

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to order the defendant examined for either medical or psychiatric reasons.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Medical/Psychiatric Exam.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Miscellaneous Relief

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event only when there is no specific motion event that applies.

·         Also see Motion reliefs Miscellaneous Relief (2) and Miscellaneous Relief (3) if you are seeking additional relief in a multi-part motion where no other specific event is available.

·         The Court will be monitoring the use of this event to ensure that it is only used where no other specific motion event is available.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with Local Rule 5.3 and General Order 06-09.

·         If uncontested, you must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion. A proposed order is also required. Please submit the proposed order in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         If contested, you must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Miscellaneous Relief.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Relief Requested screen, insert the requested relief (e.g., to submit in camera documents for review).

10.   On the Referral screen, select the Refer to existing event? box if you want this to refer to an existing event. Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range. Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all events will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing events. For each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

11.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

12.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.   

13.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Miscellaneous Relief (2)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event only when this is a multi-part motion and you have already used the Miscellaneous Relief, but are requesting additional relief for which there is no specific motion event that applies.

·         The use of Miscellaneous Relief (2) is intended to be a secondary request of a multi-part motion for additional relief when there is no specific motion event that applies  If this is the first request/part of a motion where no specific motion event is available, use Miscellaneous Relief.

·         The Court will be monitoring the use of this event to ensure that it is only used where no other specific motion event is available.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         If uncontested, you must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion. A proposed order is also required. Please submit the proposed order in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         If contested, you must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Miscellaneous Relief (2).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Relief Requested screen, insert the requested relief (e.g., to submit in camera documents for review).

10.   On the Referral screen, select the Refer to existing event? box if you want this to refer to an existing event. Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range. Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all events will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing events. For each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

11.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

12.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.   

13.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Miscellaneous Relief (3)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event only when this is a multi-part motion and you have already used the Miscellaneous Relief and Miscellaneous Relief (2), but are requesting additional relief for which there is no specific motion event that applies.

·         The use of Miscellaneous Relief (3) is intended to be a third request/part of a multi-part motion for additional relief when there is no specific motion event that applies  If this is the first request/part of a motion where no specific motion event is available, use Miscellaneous Relief.

·         The Court will be monitoring the use of this event to ensure that it is only used where no other specific motion event is available.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         If uncontested, you must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion. A proposed order is also required. Please submit the proposed order in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         If contested, you must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Miscellaneous Relief (3).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Relief Requested screen, insert the requested relief (e.g., to submit in camera documents for review).

10.   On the Referral screen, select the Refer to existing event? box if you want this to refer to an existing event. Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range. Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all events will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing events. For each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

11.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

12.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.   

13.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Mistrial

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to end the trial because of a procedural error or serious misconduct occurring during the proceeding.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Mistrial.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Modify Conditions of Release - Pretrial**

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to modify a defendant's conditions of release.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Modify Conditions of Release - Pretrial.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Modify Conditions of Release - Probation/Supervised Release**

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to modify a defendant's conditions of release.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Modify Conditions of Release - Probation/Supervised Release.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

New Trial

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to grant a new trial.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion, pursuant to Local Rule 7.1B.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select New Trial.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.   

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Nonguideline Sentence (Variance)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when the court imposes a nonguideline sentence pursuant to U.S. v. Booker.

·         Per General Order 09-10, "If counsel moves for both a departure and a variance, the motions shall be filed separately, and not as a two-part motion."

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Nonguideline Sentence.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper

 

Point/Level Reduction

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you are requesting additional one point reduction pursuant to 3 E 1.1.(b) of the Sentencing Guidelines or level reduction.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Point/Level Reduction.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Production

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want something produced, usually discovery.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion, pursuant to Local Rule 7.1B.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Production.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Protective Order

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want a protective order entered.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Protective Order.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Quash

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want something quashed, usually a subpoena.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If the filer is not already a party to the case, please refer to the Add/Create New Party (in docketing). You will select the party role Interested Party.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Quash.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.   

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Reconsider

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want the Court to reconsider one of it's rulings.

·         If this is really an Appeal of a Magistrate Judge's Order, use the more appropriate relief.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Reconsider.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the order you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Reduction of Sentence

 

Rules for Use

 

·         WARNING: Make sure you have selected the appropriate motion event for sentence reduction following the guidelines below.  If not, please abort this efiling transaction and start a new transaction using the correct motion event.

 

1.       Correct/Reduce Sentence (Rule 35) - if you are seeking to correct or reduce the sentence pursuant to FRCrP Rule 35

2.       Vacate/Set Aside/Correct Sentence (2255) - if you are seeking to vacate, set aside, or correct the sentence pursuant to 28 USC 2255

3.       Reduction of Sentence (re: Crack Cocaine Amendment) - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence pursuant to one of the following retroactive USSC Amendments regarding Crack Cocaine:

 

·         Amendment 706 (as amended by Amendments 711 and 715)

·         Amendment 750

 

4.       Reduction of Sentence (re: USSC Amendment being tracked) - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence pursuant to one of the following retroactive USSC Amendments being tracked:

 

·         Amendment 782

 

5.       Reduction of Sentence - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence for any other reason not specifically covered by any of the four motion events listed above

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Reduction of Sentence.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Reduction of Sentence (re: Crack Cocaine Amendment)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         WARNING: Make sure you have selected the appropriate motion event for sentence reduction following the guidelines below.  If not, please abort this efiling transaction and start a new transaction using the correct motion event.

 

·         Correct/Reduce Sentence (Rule 35) - if you are seeking to correct or reduce the sentence pursuant to FRCrP Rule 35

·         Vacate/Set Aside/Correct Sentence (2255) - if you are seeking to vacate, set aside, or correct the sentence pursuant to 28 USC 2255

·         Reduction of Sentence (re: Crack Cocaine Amendment) - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence pursuant to one of the following retroactive USSC Amendments regarding Crack Cocaine:

 

·         Amendment 706 (as amended by Amendments 711 and 715)

·         Amendment 750

 

·         Reduction of Sentence (re: USSC Amendment being tracked) - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence pursuant to one of the following retroactive USSC Amendments being tracked:

 

·         Amendment 782

 

·         Reduction of Sentence - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence for any other reason not specifically covered by any of the four motion events listed above

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Reduction of Sentence (re: Crack Cocaine Amendment).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Reduction of Sentence (re: USSC Amendment being tracked)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         WARNING: Make sure you have selected the appropriate motion event for sentence reduction following the guidelines below.  If not, please abort this efiling transaction and start a new transaction using the correct motion event.

 

·         Correct/Reduce Sentence (Rule 35) - if you are seeking to correct or reduce the sentence pursuant to FRCrP Rule 35

·         Vacate/Set Aside/Correct Sentence (2255) - if you are seeking to vacate, set aside, or correct the sentence pursuant to 28 USC 2255

·         Reduction of Sentence (re: Crack Cocaine Amendment) - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence pursuant to one of the following retroactive USSC Amendments regarding Crack Cocaine:

 

·         Amendment 706 (as amended by Amendments 711 and 715)

·         Amendment 750

 

·         Reduction of Sentence (re: USSC Amendment being tracked) - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence pursuant to one of the following retroactive USSC Amendments being tracked:

 

·         Amendment 782

 

·         Reduction of Sentence - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence for any other reason not specifically covered by any of the four motion events listed above

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Reduction of Sentence (re: USSC Amendment being tracked).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Refund of Fees Paid Electronically

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to refund fees that were paid electronically. See Section XIX of the CM/ECF Administrative Guide of Policies and Procedures.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit the proposed order in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Refund of Fees Paid Electronically.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Remission of Fine

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to remit all or part of the unpaid portion of the fine.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Remission of Fine.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Return of Sealed Document(s)

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to return sealed document(s).

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Return of Sealed Document(s).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the document you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Return/Release

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want something released, usually property, passport, driver license, etc.

·         If to release a bond, use Bond - Exonerate.

·         If to release a defendant, use Bond - Set/Reset.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         If uncontested, you must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion. A proposed order is also required. Please submit the proposed order in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         If contested, you must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Return/Release.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Seal Case

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the entire case sealed.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Seal Case.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Seal Document(s)

 

Rules for Use

 

Pursuant to General Order 06-08, a motion to seal is not required in criminal cases.

 

Sever Defendant

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the court to sever or separate multiple defendants.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Sever Defendant.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Strike

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want to strike something other than a document, or any portion of a document, or a hearing/deadline.

·         If more appropriate, use Strike Document(s) or Strike Hearing(s)/Deadline(s).

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Strike.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Enter what you want to strike screen, enter what you want to strike.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Strike Document(s)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want the Court to strike an entire document, or any portion of a document, filed by another party.

·         Do not use this event to Withdraw Document(s) that were filed by your party.

·         If it is your intent to have the document stricken and to have the document's PDF image removed from the Court's CM/ECF system, the proposed order needs to clearly state that the document is stricken and it should also direct the Clerk to remove/delete the image from the Court's CM/ECF database.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Strike Document(s).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the document you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Strike Hearing(s)/Deadline(s)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want the Court to strike hearings and/or deadlines.

·         Do not use this motion event to continue hearings or extend deadlines; instead, use Accelerate/Extend/Reset Hearings/Deadlines.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         If uncontested, you must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion. A proposed order is also required. Please submit the proposed order in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov.

·         If contested, you must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Strike Hearing(s)/Deadline(s).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Subpoena(s)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when a court appointed attorney wants a subpoena(s) issued and served at government expense.

·         Reminder: If this is ex parte and the other party is signed up for electronic filing, they will receive notification. If you do not wish them to receive the notification, you'll need to file it under seal.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Subpoena(s).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Substitute Attorney

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when requesting one attorney be substituted for another attorney for the entire proceeding.

·         If, for example, you want to substitute an attorney only for a hearing in a case and NOT for the entire proceeding, instead use the motion Miscellaneous Relief.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Substitute Attorney.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Supplement

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want to supplement a pleading already on file.

·         Unless directed to do so, please do not attach the proposed supplement.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion, pursuant to Local Rule  7.1E.

·         A proposed order is required, pursuant to Local Rule 7.1F. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Supplement.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, select the "Should the document you are filing link to another document in this case?" box if you want this to refer to an existing event. Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range. Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all events will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing events. On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Suppress

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want to keep evidence from being used at trial.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Suppress.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Transfer (Rule 21)

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the court to transfer the defendant to another district due to prejudice or convenience.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Transfer (Rule 21).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Unseal Case

 

Instructions

 

·         A Motion to Unseal Case must be filed in Paper form because the case is under seal.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

·         Upon filing, the Court will keep an original and one copy of the motion.

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

 

Unseal Document(s)

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want to unseal a document that is already on file.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email,to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Unseal Document(s).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Vacate/Set Aside

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want the court to vacate or set aside an order or judgment.

·         If more appropriate, use motion to Vacate/Set Aside/Correct Sentence (2255).

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Vacate/Set Aside.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the document you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Vacate/Set Aside/Correct Sentence (2255)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         WARNING: Make sure you have selected the appropriate motion event for sentence reduction following the guidelines below.  If not, please abort this efiling transaction and start a new transaction using the correct motion event.

 

·         Correct/Reduce Sentence (Rule 35) - if you are seeking to correct or reduce the sentence pursuant to FRCrP Rule 35

·         Vacate/Set Aside/Correct Sentence (2255) - if you are seeking to vacate, set aside, or correct the sentence pursuant to 28 USC 2255

·         Reduction of Sentence (re: Crack Cocaine Amendment) - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence pursuant to one of the following retroactive USSC Amendments regarding Crack Cocaine:

 

·         Amendment 706 (as amended by Amendments 711 and 715)

·         Amendment 750

 

·         Reduction of Sentence (re: USSC Amendment being tracked) - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence pursuant to one of the following retroactive USSC Amendments being tracked:

 

·         Amendment 782

 

·         Reduction of Sentence - if you are seeking to reduce the sentence for any other reason not specifically covered by any of the four motion events listed above

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         If you are an attorney and have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Vacate/Set Aside/Correct Sentence (2255).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Victim Rights

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when asserting a crime victim's right under the Justice for All Act of 2004.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Victim Rights.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Withdraw Attorney(s)

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to allow you to withdraw as attorney of record in a case. (Local Rule 83.5)

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         It is suggested that your motion include whether additional counsel has already entered an appearance for your client.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Withdraw Attorney(s).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any, including the name of the attorney to be withdrawn. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Withdraw Document(s)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of motion when you want to withdraw a document, or any portion of a document, that was filed by your party.

·         If the document was filed by the Court, use Motion to Vacate/Set Aside.

·         If the document was filed by the opposing party, use Motion to Strike Document(s).

·         If it is your intent to have the document withdrawn and to have the document's PDF image removed from the Court's CM/ECF system, the proposed order needs to clearly state that the document is withdrawn and it should also direct the Clerk to remove/delete the image from the Court's CM/ECF database.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a Statement of Objections on the first page of your motion.

·         A proposed order is required. Please submit it in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Withdraw Document(s).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the document you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Withdraw Guilty Plea

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when the defendant wants to withdraw his/her guilty plea.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Withdraw Guilty Plea.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Writ of Execution

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to issue a writ of execution.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Writ of Execution.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Writ of Garnishment

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to issue a writ of garnishment.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must include a brief with this motion.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Writ of Garnishment.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Garnishee screen, enter the name of the garnishee.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Writ of Habeas Corpus ad Prosequendum

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to issue a writ to bring someone who is a party in the case and in custody, to this court for a hearing or trial.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must submit a proposed order and writ, separately, in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         It is suggested that you make any necessary filings and/or arrangements to insure that you get the signed order and writs at least two weeks prior to your hearing.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Writ of Habeas Corpus ad Prosequendum.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Date screen,enter the date the defendant is to appear.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Writ of Habeas Corpus Ad Testificandum

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of motion when you want the Court to issue a writ to bring a person who is not a party to this case (usually a witness), who is already in custody, to this court, for a hearing or trial.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You must submit a proposed order and writ, separately, in WordPerfect compatible format, by email, to CM-ECFIntake_oknd@oknd.uscourts.gov

·         It is suggested that you make any necessary filings and/or arrangements to insure that you get the signed order and writs at least two weeks prior to your hearing.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Motions.

3.       On the Motions screen, select Writ of Habeas Corpus Ad Testificandum.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the As To screen, text in the name of the person being writted and the date they are to appear.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc.

 

Affidavit in Opposition to Motion

Affidavit in Support of Motion

Brief in Support of Motion

Reply to Response to Motion

Response in Opposition to Motion

Response in Support of Motion

Surreply to Motion

Surresponse to Motion

 

Affidavit in Opposition to Motion

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this event when you are filing an Affidavit in opposition to a motion (or in support of a response in opposition to a motion).

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc.

3.       On the Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc. screen, select Affidavit in Opposition to Motion.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.    

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the motion you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.   

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Affidavit in Support of Motion

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this event when you are filing an Affidavit in support of a motion (or in support of a reply to a motion).

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc.

3.       On the Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc. screen, select Affidavit in Support of Motion.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.    

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the motion you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Brief in Support of Motion

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this event when you are filing a Brief in support of a motion.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc.

3.       On the Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc. screen, select Brief in Support of Motion.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.    

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the motion you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Reply to Response to Motion

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this event when you are filing a Reply to a Response to a motion that you filed.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc.

3.       On the Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc. screen, select Reply to Response to Motion.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.    

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate motion you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Response in Opposition to Motion

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this event when you are responding in opposition to a motion.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc.

3.       On the Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc. screen, select Response in Opposition to Motion.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.    

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate motion you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Response in Support of Motion

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event when you are responding in support of a motion

·         If this is in Response to a response to a motion, use Reply to Response to Motion.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc.

3.       On the Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc. screen, select Response in Support of Motion.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate motion you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.   

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Surreply to Motion

 

Rules for Use

 

·         You must have leave of court to file this document.

·         Use this event when you are filing a Surreply to a Reply to a Response to a motion that was filed and link to the motion.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc.

3.       On the Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc. screen, select Surreply to Motion.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.    

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate motion you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Surresponse to Motion

 

Rules for Use

 

·         You must have leave of court to file this document.

·         Use this event when you are filing a Surresponse to a Response to a Motion that was filed and link to the motion.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Motions and Related Documents, select Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc.

3.       On the Briefs, Responses, Replies, etc. screen, select Surresponse to Motion.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.    

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate motion you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Post Judgment Documents

 

Appeal Documents

 

Objection to Magistrate Judge's Order

Designation of Record on Appeal

Notice of Appeal to Circuit Court

Notice of Appeal to Circuit Court - Interlocutory

Transcript Order Form (for appeals only)

 

Objection to Magistrate Judge's Order

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event when you want to file an objection to a Magistrate Judge’s order and have the objection considered by the District Judge.

·         Do not use this event for a motion to Reconsider.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Post Judgment Documents, select Appeal Documents.

3.       On the Appeal Documents screen, select Objection to Magistrate Judge's Order.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the motion you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Designation of Record on Appeal

 

Rules for Use

 

·         You should not be filing a Designation of Record unless one of the appellants is represented by court-appointed counsel.

·         Pursuant to Tenth Circuit Local Rule 10.2[A], in appeals in which ANY appellant is represented by appointed counsel--including companion and consolidated appeals--a designation of record must be filed in district court.

·         Pursuant to Tenth Circuit Local Rule 10.2[A], in appeals in which ALL appellants are represented by retained counsel--including companion and consolidated appeals--no designation of record is required and the record will be presented in an appendix prepared by the appellant.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You can obtain your Appeal forms either from the clerk's office (in paper form), from our website at http://www.oknd.uscourts.gov/ or from the 10th Circuit website.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Post Judgment Documents, select Appeal Documents.

3.       On the Appeal Documents screen, select Designation of Record on Appeal.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate order, judgment, or minutes you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Notice of Appeal to Circuit Court

 

Rules for Use

 

·         If this is an interlocutory appeal (e.g., appealing Suppression or Detention order), use the more appropriate Notice of Appeal to Circuit Court - Interlocutory.

·         Use this event to appeal a district court decision to the 10th Circuit.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You can obtain your Appeal forms either from the clerk's office (in paper form), from our website at http://www.oknd.uscourts.gov/ or from the 10th Circuit website.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Post Judgment Documents, select Appeal Documents.

3.       On the Appeal Documents screen, select Notice of Appeal to Circuit Court.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate order, judgment, or minutes you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   If the defendant is not in Procedural Interval P7 (already on appeal), for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate counts being appealed and move them to Procedural Interval P7 (Appeal).

11.   For this case, "Are you exempt or seeking exemption from paying the filing fee for this appeal? (e.g. USA, CJA, IFP) Y/N" (Enter Y or N in the box.)

12.   If you answered:

 

a.       Y at step 11, skip to step 13.

b.       N at step 11, you will see the following screens:

 

                                                                                       i.            The filing fee amount will be displayed.

                                                                                     ii.            On the next screen, you will see the message, "Now loading the payment processing screen. This process might take a few seconds." 

                                                                                    iii.            The online payment screens will appear. (Important: At this point you must be sure the docket entry information you have entered is correct. You will not be able to go back and correct mistakes after your payment has been submitted.) 

                                                                                    iv.            Follow the instructions displayed on the screens for entering your credit card information. After your payment is submitted you will return to the CM/ECF screens to complete your e-filing entry. Note: If you do not complete the e-filing process at any point after you have submitted your payment, your credit card will still be charged. You should complete your entry and then contact the Clerk's Office during regular business hours regarding any errors.

 

13.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

14.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Notice of Appeal to Circuit Court - Interlocutory

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this event to appeal a district court decision to the 10th Circuit (other than the Judgment of Commitment or Acquittal) to the 10th Circuit.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You can obtain your Appeal forms either from the clerk's office (in paper form), from our website at http://www.oknd.uscourts.gov/ or from the 10th Circuit website.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Post Judgment Documents, select Appeal Documents.

3.       On the Appeal Documents screen, select Notice of Appeal to Circuit Court - Interlocutory.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate order, judgment, or minutes you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   For this case, "Are you exempt or seeking exemption from paying the filing fee for this appeal? (e.g. USA, CJA, IFP) Y/N" (Enter Y or N in the box.)

11.   If you answered:

 

a.       Y at step 10, skip to step 12.

b.       N at step 10, you will see the following screens:

 

                                                                                       i.            The filing fee amount will be displayed.

                                                                                     ii.            On the next screen, you will see the message, "Now loading the payment processing screen. This process might take a few seconds." 

                                                                                    iii.            The online payment screens will appear. (Important: At this point you must be sure the docket entry information you have entered is correct. You will not be able to go back and correct mistakes after your payment has been submitted.) 

                                                                                    iv.            Follow the instructions displayed on the screens for entering your credit card information. After your payment is submitted you will return to the CM/ECF screens to complete your e-filing entry. Note: If you do not complete the e-filing process at any point after you have submitted your payment, your credit card will still be charged. You should complete your entry and then contact the Clerk's Office during regular business hours regarding any errors.

 

12.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

13.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

14.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Transcript Order Form (for appeals only)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event when filing your Transcript Order Form, as required by the Appeals Court.

·         If you have completed Section II.B (you are ordering a transcript) do not file this document until it has been signed by the court reporter.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         You can obtain your Appeal forms either from the clerk's office (in paper form), from our website at http://www.oknd.uscourts.gov/ or from the 10th Circuit website.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Post Judgment Documents, select Appeal Documents.

3.       On the Appeal Documents screen, select Transcript Order Form (for appeals only).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       At the prompt “Are transcripts being ordered?”, enter y or n.

 

a.       If you answer n, select the notice of appeal you want to refer to and click Next.

b.       If you answer y,

 

                                                                                       i.            On the court reporter name screen, enter the court reporter name.

                                                                                     ii.            On the Referral screen, select the notice of appeal you want to refer to and click Next.

                                                                                    iii.            On the Transcript Deadline screen, enter the Transcript Deadline Date (off of the Transcript Order Form).

 

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Garnishment Documents

 

Claim for Exemption & Request for Hearing

Garnishee's Answer

Garnishee's Answer to Interrogatories

Objection to Garnishee's Answer

 

Claim for Exemption & Request for Hearing

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this event when you are the Garnishee and are wanting exemptions and a hearing on the requested exemptions.

There must be a Garnishee's Answer on file to docket this event.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Post Judgment Documents, select Garnishment Documents.

3.       On the Garnishment Documents screen, select Claim for Exemption & Request for Hearing.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Garnishee screen, enter the name of the Garnishee.

10.   On the Referral screen, select the "Should the document you are filing link to another document in this case?" box if you want this to refer to an existing event (usually the Garnishee's Answer). Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range.

 

Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all Garnishee's Answers will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing Garnishee's Answers. On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the document you want to refer to and click Next.

 

11.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

12.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

13.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Garnishee's Answer

 

Rules for Use

 

This must be filed in paper form with the clerk's office.

 

Garnishee's Answer to Interrogatories

 

Rules for Use

 

This must be filed in paper form with the clerk's office.

 

Objection to Garnishee's Answer

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event when you are objecting to a Garnishee's Answer.

·         There must be a Garnishee's Answer on file to docket this event.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Post Judgment Documents, select Garnishment Documents.

3.       On the Garnishment Documents screen, select Objection to Garnishee's Answer.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Garnishee screen, enter the name of the garnishee.

10.   On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the Garnishee's Answer you want to refer to and click Next.

11.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

12.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

13.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Other Documents

 

Notices

 

Notice of Change of Address

Notice of Criminal Monetary Imposition

Notice of Insanity Defense

Notice of Intent to Resume Prosecution

Notice of Lis Pendens

Notice of Matter Under Advisement

Notice of Related Case(s)

Notice of Withdrawal of Insanity Defense

Notice (Other)

 

Notice of Change of Address

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of notice when you have changed addresses and are notifying the Court and the other parties.

·         Warning! This only updates your address for this case.

·         If you are registered for e-filing with the Court, please submit the Attorney CM/ECF Information Update form that is available on the Court's website in order to update your information for the entire system.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Notices.

3.       On the Notices screen, select Notice of Change of Address.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

10.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Notice of Criminal Monetary Imposition

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Notices.

3.       On the Notices screen, select Notice of Criminal Monetary Imposition.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

10.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Notice of Insanity Defense

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this event to allege that a mental disorder caused the accused to commit the crime.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Notices.

3.       On the Notices screen, select Notice of Insanity Defense.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Notice of Intent to Resume Prosecution

 

Rules for Use

 

This is usually filed by the government following a deferred prosecution.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Notices.

3.       On the Notices screen, select Notice of Intent to Resume Prosecution.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Notice of screen, insert the wording on your title, leaving off the "Notice of".

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Notice of Lis Pendens

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of notice when you want to notify the court of a pending suit.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Notices.

3.       On the Notices screen, select Notice of Lis Pendens.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Notice of screen, insert the wording on your title, leaving off the "Notice of".

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Notice of Matter Under Advisement

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of notice when you are notifying the Court of a matter that has been under advisement for more than 90 days (Local Rule 7.2n).

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Notices.

3.       On the Notices screen, select Notice of Matter Under Advisement.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, select the Refer to existing event? box if you want this to refer to an existing event. Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range. Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all events will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing events.

10.   For each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Notice of Related Case(s)

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of notice when you are notifying the court and other parties of a related case in our court.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Notices.

3.       On the Notices screen, select Notice of Related Cases(s).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Notice of Withdrawal of Insanity Defense

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this type of notice when you are notifying the court the defendant is withdrawing their Insanity Defense.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Notices.

3.       On the Notices screen, select Notice of Withdrawal of Insanity Defense.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

10.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Notice (Other)

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this type of notice when you are notifying the Court of some occurrence.

·         Make sure there is not a more specific event.

·         Examples include Notice of Filing.

·         The Court will be monitoring the use of this event to ensure that it is only used where no other specific event is available.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Notices.

3.       On the Notices screen, select Notice (Other).

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Notice of screen, insert the wording on your title, leaving off the word "Notice."

10.   On the Referral screen, select the Refer to existing event? box if you want this to refer to an existing event. Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range. Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all events will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing events.

11.   For each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

12.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

13.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

14.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Other Responses and Replies

 

Objection

Objection to Garnishee's Answer

Objection to Presentence Investigation Report

Objection to Report and Recommendation

Reply

Response

Response to Order to Show Cause

 

Objection

 

Rules for Use

 

If this event is to a motion or to a presentence investigation report, discontinue this filing and begin again using an event in the Briefs, Responses, & Replies, etc. to Motions Category or a more specific Objection event in this category.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Other Responses & Replies.

3.       On the Other Documents screen, select Objection.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, select the "Should the document you are filing link to another document in this case?" box if you want this to refer to an existing event. Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range. Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all events will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing events. For each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate document you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Objection to Garnishee's Answer

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this event when you are objecting to a Garnishee's Answer.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Other Responses & Replies.

3.       On the Other Responses & Replies screen, select Objection to Garnishee's Answer.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       Enter the name of the garnishee.

10.   On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate Garnishee's Answer you want to refer to and click Next.

11.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

12.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

13.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Objection to Presentence Investigation Report

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this event when you are objecting to the Presentence Investigation Report prepared by Probation.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Other Responses & Replies.

3.       On the Other Responses & Replies screen, select Objection to Presentence Investigation Report.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

10.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

11.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Objection to Report and Recommendation

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this event when you are objecting to a Report and Recommendation of the Magistrate.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Other Responses & Replies.

3.       On the Other Responses & Replies screen, select Objection to Report and Recommendation.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g., 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate Report and Recommendation you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Reply

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event when you are replying to a response to a document.

·         Do not use this event for a Reply to Response to Motion.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Other Responses & Replies.

3.       On the Other Documents screen, select Reply.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the "Should the document you are filing link to another document in this case?" box if you want this to refer to an existing event. Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range. Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all events will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing events. Select the event(s) you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Response

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Use this event when you are responding to a document.

·         Do not use this event for a Response in Support of Motion or Response in Opposition to Motion.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Other Responses & Replies.

3.       On the Other Documents screen, select Response.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the "Should the document you are filing link to another document in this case?" box if you want this to refer to an existing event. Complete the " Filed _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific date range. Complete the "Documents _ to _" field to limit the list of events to a specific document number range. You can complete both fields to limit the list by date range and document number range. Note: If you do not fill in a date or document number range, all events will be listed. Click Next to view the list of existing events. Select the event(s) you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Response to Order to Show Cause

 

Rules for Use

 

Use this event when you are responding to an Order to Show Cause.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         If your pleading includes sensitive information, then certain personal data identifiers must be partially redacted in order to comply with the Federal Rules of Procedure.

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Other Responses & Replies.

3.       On the Other Documents screen, select Response to Order to Show Cause.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions.

9.       On the Referral screen, for each defendant this event relates to, select the appropriate order to show cause you want to refer to and click Next.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Sealed Documents (in Public Cases)

 

Sealed Additional Attachment(s) to Sealed Document Exceeding File Size Limit

Sealed Document

Sealed Motion

Sealed Reference List per Local Rule 5.3(b)

Sealed Unredacted Version per Local Rule 5.3(b)

 

Sealed Additional Attachment(s) to Sealed Document Exceeding File Size Limit

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Do not use this event when you have forgotten to attach your exhibits to your sealed document.

·         This event should only be used when your complete, sealed document, including any attached exhibits, exceeds the file size limit. If it does, you should immediately use this event to efile the attachments beyond the file size limit.

·         There is no need to create a case style cover page for these additional attachments as this docket entry is unique in that it is only a continuation of your main docket entry. However you do need to properly describe these attachments.

·         The first PDF file for this docket entry should be attached as the main document to this entry. In the attachments section, attach the remaining PDFs. You are given a category drop-down menu that allows you to select from several key words such as Exhibit, Appendix, Affidavit, etc. If none of the words in the drop-down menu apply, please leave that box blank. The next box is for free text and will allow you to better describe the attachment. For example, if you choose Exhibit from the drop-down menu, then you might fill in the free text box with P-T.

·         After you attach your additional attachments, without exceeding the file size limit for this docket entry, you should describe the entire set of attachments to this docket entry when you get to the Modify Docket Text screen. For example, in the text box after the words SEALED ADDITIONAL ATTACHMENT(s), you might text in L-Z.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Sealed Documents (in Public Cases).

3.       On the Sealed Documents (in Public Cases) screen, select Sealed Additional Attachment(s) to Sealed Document Exceeding File Size Limit.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions. Important Note:  At this point the following message may appear on screen:

 

·         "WARNING:  You do not have CM/ECF system authorization to e-file a SEALED DOCUMENT in this case. If you continue with this filing without first obtaining the required system authorization, a Notice of Electronic Filing WILL BE SENT to all registered users in this case and your attached PDF will be available to the general public over the internet and WILL NOT BE SEALED. CM/ECF system authorization to e-file Sealed Documents is normally granted by the CM/ECF system immediately upon the filing of your Entry of Appearance in the case. Please discontinue this e-filing and e-file your Entry of Appearance. You should then have the required CM/ECF system authorization to e-file Sealed Documents in this case. If not, you will get this Warning Message again and will need to contact the Clerk's Office CM/ECF Help Desk at 918-699-4844 to obtain the necessary CM/ECF authorization to e-file a sealed document in this case.

 

·         If you get the message above please stop now and e-file your Entry of Appearance.

 

9.       If known, enter the document number of the main docket entry.

10.   On the Modify Docket Text screen, add the appropriate text, if any. Follow the Modify Docket Text Guidelines.

11.   On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

12.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Sealed Document

 

Rules for Use

 

·         If your sealed document is a motion, use the Sealed Motion event instead.

·         Make sure your sealed document clearly states "FILED UNDER SEAL" below the case number.

·         When you e-file a sealed document using this event the system will not distribute an NEF to the parties in the case.

·         It is the filing attorney's responsibility to manually serve the sealed document on the necessary parties in the case.

·         In criminal cases, you do not need to seek permission to file your document under seal. You only need to file a motion to seal a document when the said document is already publicly on file with the court. If the court determines that your sealed document should not have been sealed, the court may choose to make your sealed document public, or direct the clerk to strike your document.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Other Misc. Documents.

3.       On the Other Misc. Documents screen, select Sealed Document.

4.       On the Case Number screen, enter the Case Number (e.g. 04-567, 4:04-567, 4-04-cv-567, 04cv567, 4:04cv567).

5.       If this is a multi-defendant case, then select the defendant(s) that this event relates to. If this is a single defendant case, skip this step.

6.       On the Case Style screen, confirm that the case number matches the style of the case.

7.       On the Select Filer screen, select only your Client(s) who are filers of this document by following these guidelines:

 

·         If this is a joint filing, do not select any joint filers that are not your clients.

·         For any selected filer(s) for which you are not already associated as an attorney of record for them in this case, the system will prompt you to create any additional associations that are appropriate. Create the associations with the filer(s) you represent by checking the box to the left of their name. Note: Make sure you don’t create associations with parties for whom you do not represent.

·         Important: Do not check or uncheck the Lead and Notice checkboxes for any of the filers listed on the create association screen. These two checkboxes are for internal purposes only and altering them may cause you to not receive notice of filings (NEFs).

 

8.       On the Select PDF screen, you must attach a PDF document. Follow the Upload PDF instructions. Important Note:  At this point the following message may appear on screen:

 

·         "WARNING:  You do not have CM/ECF system authorization to e-file a SEALED DOCUMENT in this case. If you continue with this filing without first obtaining the required system authorization, a Notice of Electronic Filing WILL BE SENT to all registered users in this case and your attached PDF will be available to the general public over the internet and WILL NOT BE SEALED. CM/ECF system authorization to e-file Sealed Documents is normally granted by the CM/ECF system immediately upon the filing of your Entry of Appearance in the case. Please discontinue this e-filing and e-file your Entry of Appearance. You should then have the required CM/ECF system authorization to e-file Sealed Documents in this case. If not, you will get this Warning Message again and will need to contact the Clerk's Office CM/ECF Help Desk at 918-699-4844 to obtain the necessary CM/ECF authorization to e-file a sealed document in this case.

 

·         If you get the message above please stop now and e-file your Entry of Appearance.

 

9.       On the Final Text screen, if the text is not correct, click the Back button on your browser until you find the area that needs to be corrected. If the text is correct, click Next and your entry will be entered on the docket.

10.   Important! Print the Notice of Electronic Filing screen and attach it to any copies you are serving by paper.

 

Sealed Motion

 

Rules for Use

 

·         Make sure your sealed motion clearly states "FILED UNDER SEAL" below the case number.

·         When you e-file a sealed motion using this event the system will not distribute an NEF to the parties in the case.

·         It is the filing attorney's responsibility to manually serve the sealed motion on the necessary parties in the case.

·         In criminal cases, you do not need to seek permission to file your motion under seal. You only need to file a motion to seal a motion when the said motion is already publicly on file with the court. If the court determines that your sealed motion should not have been sealed, the court may choose to make your sealed motion public, or direct the clerk to strike your motion.

 

Before filing, please remember:

 

·         Your Certificate of Service must accurately reflect who will receive electronic notice and who will need to be noticed by paper. If it does not, please follow the Mailing Information guidelines and update your Certificate of Service before proceeding.

·         Your document must be broken down into files that are each less than 20 MB in memory size.

·         If you have not filed an Entry of Appearance in this case, please complete the Attorney Appearance form (available on our website) and file it forthwith.

 

Instructions

 

1.       On the Main Docketing Screen, select Criminal.

2.       Under Other Documents, select Sealed Documents (in Public Cases).