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


CMECF will be unavailable Saturday, January 16, 2021, from 5:00 a.m. until approximately 1:00 p.m. in order to perform system maintenance.

Please plan accordingly.

January 13, 2021

Amendments to Local Rules 2014-1(b), 3015-1, 3015-2, 3015-3, 3016-1, 3017-1, 3017.1-1, 3018-1, 3019-2, 3020-1, 3020-2, 3020-3, 9011-4 and 9013-5 will take effect January 1, 2021 and will apply in all cases filed on and after January 1, 2021....

December 23, 2020

The Judges of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Minnesota have approved for notice and comment proposed amendments to Local Rules 9013-3 and 2002-1.

The text of the proposed rules is available...

December 22, 2020

On December 1, 2020, certain filing and other fees will increase. In addition, amendments to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 2002(f), (h) and (k), 2004, 8012, 8013, 8015 and 8021 will take effect December 1, 2020.

Detailed information...

November 24, 2020

The Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Rules have proposed amendments to the Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Rules, including the following Bankruptcy Rules and related forms:

August 17, 2020