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Tue, 07/13/2021

The Deputy in Charge performs supervisory work related to the full range of administrative activities at a divisional office of the court. The incumbent serves as the highest-ranking on-site employee of the Clerk’s Office and is a first-line...

Mon, 07/12/2021

September 11, 2021 marks the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the United States of America.  Given the occasion, the Historical Committee of United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, together with the...

Thu, 06/17/2021

WHEREAS, on the afternoon of June 17, 2021 the President of the United States declared June 19th as a federal holiday pursuant to the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act; WHEREAS, June 19, 2021 falls on a Saturday;
WHEREAS, because...

Thu, 06/10/2021

Our Pro Se Law Clerks provide legal advice and assistance to the Court in connection with prisoner petitions and complaints. The Pro Se Law Clerk works primarily on prisoner habeas corpus and civil rights actions, and cases in which a plaintiff...

Fri, 06/04/2021

The current term of the office of part-time United States Magistrate Judge Keith A. Pesto at Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is due to expire February 28, 2022. The United States District Court is required by law to establish a panel of citizens to...

Wed, 05/12/2021

The United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania will be accepting quotes until 4:00 pm EST on Friday, May 28, 2021 for the purchase and installation of a mobile evidence presentation lectern and related infrastructure...

Tue, 05/11/2021

Our generalists are the “face” of the court to much of the public and attorneys who practice in the court. Individuals join this staff position and train on the job. They maintain and process case information, manage the progression of civil and...

Mon, 05/10/2021

The current term of office of Lisa B. Freeland, Federal Public Defender for the Western District of Pennsylvania, is due to expire on September 29, 2021. As required by statute, 18 U.S.C. § 3006A, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third...

Mon, 05/03/2021

The current term of office of Heidi Freese, Federal Public Defender for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, is due to expire on September 2, 2021. As required by statute, 18 U.S.C. § 3006A, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third...

Thu, 02/25/2021

The selected candidate will be working with SQL, Informix, and other similar database applications. Primary responsibilities will include generating daily, monthly and weekly reports based on pre-defined and ad-hoc queries that will routinely...

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