News & Announcements

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

July 2, 2020

The U.S. Bankruptcy Court will reopen on 7/6/20. Court hearings will continue to be held telephonically. Parties will be notified if a court proceeding cannot be held telephonically and requires attendance in the courtroom.... more

May 29, 2020

In response to public health concerns associated with the COVID-19 outbreak, and pursuant to ILSD Administrative Order 266, the East St Louis & Benton Federal Courthouses will be closed to the public March 20, 2020 through July 5,... more

April 3, 2020

Please click here to view important information about 341 Meetings heard telephonically.

March 21, 2020
Hearings on all matters currently set for hearing on March 19, 2020 or after shall be held telephonically using AT&T Connect Conference Calling. Parties should call in at least five (5) minutes
before the scheduled... more
March 19, 2020

Temporary Orders 20-3 regarding Chapter 13 Trustee Disbursements and 20-4 regarding Extension of Deadlines in Conjunction with Postponement of 341 Meetings of Creditors were posted.  Please click... more

March 16, 2020

Please click here to view the notice regarding 341 Meetings.

March 16, 2020

Please click here regarding our notice on COVID-19 and court operations.

February 14, 2020

Click here to view General Order 20-02 regarding Proof of Claim deadlines for Chapter 11 Small Business Subchapter V cases.

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