The Judicial Conference of the United States has authorized the appointment of full-time United States Magistrate Judges for the Eastern District of Michigan at Detroit and Flint (one position at each location). Applications are being accepted through September 20, 2019. Read more... 

Centennial mock trial student going to world individual championships (July 12, 2019) - Hon. Jennifer Thurston has worked with Centennial High School senior Aleyna Young as students from around the world prepared for the mock trial Gladiator Championships. Update: Read more about her second place finish here!

SABA North America’s conference features talk of advancement and diversity (July 9, 2019) - The conference's opening reception, at National Center for Civil and Human Rights, featured remarks by Hon. Justin Anand, U.S. Magistrate Judge for the Northern District of Georgia.

Retiring Judge Lawrence honored by Southern District Court (July 3, 2019) - Lawrence, a 1973 graduate of Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, initially joined the federal bench in 2002 as a magistrate judge for the Southern District. In June 2008, he made history by becoming the first magistrate judge to become a judge in the Southern Indiana Disrict Court.