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Latest News and Announcements


Official Court Reporter Vacancy Announcement - Posted: 03/04/2019
The United States District Court, District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands is seeking applicants for the position of "Official Court Reporter."

Judiciary Operations Continue After Funding Extension Is Enacted - Posted: 01/30/2019
A new continuing resolution that was signed into law last Friday will fund the Judiciary’s fiscal year 2019 operations through February 15, 2019

Judiciary Has Funds to Operate Through Jan. 31 - Posted: 01/23/2019
The Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts (AO) now estimates that federal courts can sustain funded operations through January 31, 2019. The Judiciary continues to explore ways to conserve funds so it can sustain paid operations through February 1. No further extensions beyond February 1 will be possible. The Judiciary previously had revised its estimate for exhausting available funds from January 18 to January 25.

Public Notice / Press Release Re: Government Shutdown - Posted: 01/18/2019
The United States District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands wishes to reassure the public that it is open for business to perform its constitutional functions and will remain open throughout the partial shutdown of federal operations.

Judiciary to Continue Funded Operations Until Jan. 25 - Posted: 01/18/2019
During the partial shutdown of the federal government, which began December 22, 2018, the Judiciary has continued to operate by using court fee balances and other “no-year” funds. The Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts (AO) now estimates that federal courts can sustain funded operations through January 25, 2019.

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Latest Opinions and Decisions


1:18-cv-00010 Docket No. 46 - Posted: 03/11/2019
Katrina Del Gallego Demapan, et al. v. Zeng's American Corp., et al.,
Decision and Order Denying Motion for Approval of FLSA Settlement and Motion to File Settlement Agreement under Seal

1:18-cv-00025 Docket No. 17 - Posted: 02/21/2019
Shirlene Loh v. Imperial Pacific International (CNMI), LLC.
Decision and Order Granting Motion to Dismiss

1:18-cv-00008 Docket No. 47 - Posted: 01/31/2019
Jesse James Babauta Camacho v. CNMI Department of Corrections, et al.
Decision and Order Granting Commonwealth and Official Capacity Defendants' Motions, and Granting in Part the Personal Capacity Defendants' Motion to Dismiss

1:18-cv-00003 Docket No. 33 - Posted: 01/24/2019
Reynaldo Atrero Manila v. CNMI Department of Corrections, Robert Guerrero, Jose K. Pangelinan, and Georgia M. Cabrera
Order (1) Granting CNMI’s Motion to Correct Misjoinder and Motion to Dismiss; and (2) Granting Defendant Cabrera’s Motion for a More Definite Statement

1:16-cv-00015 Docket No. 95 - Posted: 01/17/2019
KSA Corporation and Il Hwan Kim v. Hun Jin An, in his personal capacity; Jeong Eun Taek, in his personal capacity; Joann P. Hensley, in her personal capacity; Oscar M. Babauta, in his personal capacity; Ramon S. Salas, in his personal capacity; and Does 1-10
Decision and Order Granting Motion to Withdraw and Setting Status Conference

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