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Lloyd D. George US Courthouse Closed on Tues. 1/28/2020

UPDATE (1/29/2020): The Lloyd D. George Courthouse located at 333 Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas will be closed on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, due to ongoing repairs as a result of a power outage. Filings via CMECF are not affected. Essential hearings and functions will be performed across the street at the Foley Federal Building located at 300 S. […]

EJDC Order Rotates Judicial Assignments for Certain Matters

Court Order Addresses Management of Postconviction Petitions of Habeas Corpus, Judicial Settlement Program, Reassigning of Adult Guardianship, Minor’s Compromise, and Probate Cases On November 22, 2019, the Eighth Judicial District Court filed an order in the administrative matter of assigning postconviction petitions for writs of habeas corpus involving calculation of credits; assigning management of the […]

EJDC Order Adopts Policy on Public Access to Administrative Records

The Eighth Judicial District Court (EJDC) now has a policy on public access to administrative records. The policy is stated in the Administrative Order 19-06 (AO-16) and applies to public access to administrative records of the EJDC that are maintained by the district court administration only. The policy does not apply to case records of […]

Investiture Ceremony for U.S. Magistrate Judge Daniel J. Albregts

On Thursday, October 17, 2019, the United States District Court for the District of Nevada will host the formal investiture ceremony of The Honorable Daniel J. Albregts, United States Magistrate Judge for the District of Nevada. The event starts at 5:00 p.m. with a reception immediately following at the Las Vegas Country Club. Members of […]

EJDC Court Orders to Effect Filing Requirements

On October 2, 2019, the Eighth Judicial District Court filed an order in the administrative matter of procedures related to conformity to applicable filing requirements. See Administrative Order 19-05 (AO 19-05) available as PDF file to download: EJDC-AO-19-05. The order addresses issues related to the supervising of administrative business of the Eighth Judicial District Court, […]