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.

February 2, 2012

The Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Illinois has initiated a new service that will provide another means of communicating with you. Please click here to view the full... more

January 25, 2012

A new event for rule 3002.1 has been added to the CM/ECF menu of Bankruptcy, Claim Actions, then Notice of Mortgage Payment Change (No Proof of Claim Filed). Creditors who have not previously filed a proof of claim can use this event to... more

January 20, 2012

The Request for Entry of Default form and Instructions for Affidavit for Default have been added to the forms page. Please visit our Forms Page to view the new forms.

December 1, 2011

Please be advised that the Chapter 13 Procedures Manual, effective December 1, 2011 has been revised further within Part Two. The titles of Numbers 3 and 3(F) have been revised. Please click... more

November 28, 2011

Please click here to view an important notice regarding new PACER access restrictions.

November 28, 2011

Please note that the Administrative Guide for Attorney's has been updated to reflect new adversary procedures in CM/ECF ver 4.2. Please click here to view the updated guide.

November 26, 2011

Due to the CM/ECF systems upgrade, summonses issued by the Court prior to November 25, 2011 may not be available through the system. If you are unable to print your summons, please contact the Court.

November 21, 2011

Please note that updated Proof of Claim forms have been added to our forms page. These forms are effective December 1, 2011. Please visit our Forms Page to view the new forms.

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