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Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) Update


Learn how to use PACER or just sharpen your PACER skills

The PACER Training site is:

Changes effective April 1, 2012

Viewing Documents via PACER

Paper-Based Closed Case Files

Electronic-Based Closed Cases Filed Before December 1, 2003

Electronic-Based Closed Cases Filed on or after December 1, 2003


In December 2011:
  • 352 Attorneys filed
  • 7,418 pleadings electronically

New Petitions filed by Electronic Case Filers:
  • 95 % November 2011
  • 95 % year to date

New Technology

An electronic version of The Bankruptcy Code and Rules is now available for use with Kindle and ePub.

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