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CM/ECF Information

Case Management/Electronic Case Files (CM/ECF)

The Case Management/Electronic Case Files (CM/ECF) system is the Federal Judiciary's comprehensive case management system for all bankruptcy, district and appellate courts. CM/ECF allows courts to accept filings and provide access to filed documents over the Internet. CM/ECF keeps out-of-pocket expenses low, gives concurrent access to case files by multiple parties, and offers expanded search and reporting capabilities. The system also offers instantly updated dockets and immediate online access to new filings, which can be downloaded and printed directly from the court system.  Please click on the area of interest below for further details.

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Local Rules Governing Electronic Case Filing (LR Gen 301 – LR Gen 314)


Contact the Clerk's Office if you have a general question related to electronic filing or need assistance correcting an error.
401-752-7200 (M-F, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST)

PACER Service Center
Contact the PACER Service Center if you need technical assistance with your PACER account or you forgot your login or password.
800-676-6856 (M-F, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. CST)

Case Manager/Courtroom Deputy
Contact the appropriate Case Manager and/or Courtroom Deputy if you have a specific question regarding a pending case.
401-752-7200 (M-F, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST)