This Legal Update reports on significant changes to the local civil and criminal rules and procedures for all US federal district courts and appellate courts between July 26 and August 1, 2023. It also reports on changes to the individual civil and criminal practice rules for the judges in select district courts during this period.
District of Connecticut
The US District Court for the District of Connecticut amended its local rules, and provided a redline of changes.
The US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit amended its rules and internal operating procedures, adding a new internal operating procedure following FRAP 34 regarding oral arguments by audio or video conferencing and live streaming of oral arguments.
Middle District of Florida
Magistrate Judge Embry J. Kidd posted a standing order regarding procedure for assertion of privilege.