News & Notices

District Court of Guam Celebrating Pride Month 2021

The United States Federal District Court of Guam and the Guam Bar Association proudly join in celebrating Pride Month for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ+) community’s contributions in the Judiciary.  
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Proposed Amendment to Local Rules. ACTION REQUESTED BY COB JUNE 8, 2021.

Pursuant to 28 USC 2071, the District Court of Guam submits the attached proposed changes to its local rules of practice for comment by the public and by the bar of the court.  Comments from the public and bar pursuant to 28 USC 2071 are requested by June 8, 2021 and may be sent electronically to
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Law Month

Unviersity of Guam Criminal Justice program celebrates law month
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Suitable Attire in Courtroom During Guam History and Chamorro Heritage Month

During Guam History and Chamorro Heritage Month this year, counsel may consider island inspired attire, i.e. wearing floral or island print apparel or local apparel (e.g. mestisa) daily, and not limited to Friday during the month of March, to satisfy the requirement of GNLR 18.1(b) that "All attorneys appearing in open court shall be suitably dressed."
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