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Latest News and Announcements

CJA Plan (Rev. 02/18/2015) - Posted: 02/23/2015
Adoption of the CJA Plan on February 18, 2015 by the Ninth Circuit Judicial Council on February 15, 2015.

2015 District Conference - Posted: 01/29/2015
The District Court conference is scheduled for Saturday, February 21, 2015.

U.S. Sentencing Commission Training - Posted: 01/29/2015
The District Court will host a U.S. Sentencing Commission training on Saturday and Sunday, February 14 and 15, 2015.

Holiday Closing 2014 - Posted: 12/12/2014
The United States District Court, District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands will be closed for regular business on Friday, December 26, 2014 and Friday, January 2, 2015.

Bankruptcy Miscellaneous Fee Schedule - Posted: 12/01/2014
Changes to the Bankruptcy Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule effective Monday, December 1, 2014.

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Latest Opinions and Decisions

1:14-cr-00017 Docket No. 41 - Posted: 02/12/2015
United States of America v. Richard Sullivan Benavente
Omnibus Order on Pretrial Motions

1:14-cv-00023 Docket No. 37 - Posted: 02/12/2015
Weilian Lu, by and through her Personal Representative, Xiaojie Ge; Y. Ge, by and through her Guardian Ad Litem, Xiaojie Ge; Xin Hong, an individual, Meilin Zhou, an individual, Xioahua Zhou, an individual, Xiuzhong Zhu, an individual, v. Star Marianas Air, Inc., a corporation, Marianas Air Travel, a Company, Tinian Transportation Management Solutions, Inc., a Corporation, Jae Choi, an individual, Tianing, a company, Top Development, Inc., a corporation, Does 1 through 100
Decision and Order Granting Defendant Top Development, Inc.'s Motion to Dismiss

1:13-cv-00029 Docket No. 37 - Posted: 02/09/2015
Jae Boong Kim v. Donald Hall, United States Marshal for the District of the Northern Mariana Islands
Memorandum Decision and Order Denying Petitioner’s Motion for Release Pending Appeal

1:14-cv-00015 Docket No. 34 - Posted: 02/04/2015
Carlton Stevens v. Commonwealth Utilities Corporation, Alan W. Fletcher, in his personal capacity, Francisco Cepeda, in his personal capacity, Richard Wasser, in his personal capacity, and Paul Raczkowski, in his personal capacity
Decision and Order Granting Defendant’s Motion to Dismiss Second Amended Complaint and Granting Plaintiff Leave to Amend

1:12-cv-00015 Docket No. 83 - Posted: 12/08/2014
Saipan Air, Inc. v. Donald A. Stukes, Jeffry Conry, and Boris Van Lier
Decision and Order Granting in Part and Denying in Part Defendant's Motion for Summary Judgment

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