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This letter documents the transfer of custody of this collection from the Administrative Office of the United States Courts to the Federal Judicial Center to facilitate access for research purposes.

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A publication that discusses the importance of federal judges' papers as a documentary record of judges' careers and the work of the federal courts. The guide describes how students of the federal courts use judges' papers and offers guidelines for judges' selection of a repository to house a collection. The guide also offers recommendations for the management of documents in chambers.

Superseded by A Guide to the Preservation of Federal Judges' Papers, Third Edition (2018).

 

Prepared for the Court Administration and Case Management Committee of the Judicial Conference, this study shows there may be more advantages to remote public access to electronic criminal case documents than disadvantages or potential harm and that the majority of federal judges in the study favor access.

Archival Copy on File

A publication that discusses the importance of federal judges' papers as a documentary record of judges' careers and the work of the federal courts. The guide describes how students of the federal courts use judges' papers and offers guidelines for judges' selection of a repository to house a collection. The guide also offers recommendations for the management of documents in chambers.

Superseded by A Guide to the Preservation of Federal Judges' Papers, Second Edition (2009).

Archival Copy on File

In this issue:

  • Joint AO/FJC Committee on Court Records Meets for the Third Time
  • Why Federal Judges Resign
  • Court History Programs
  • Ninth Circuit Announces 1993 Essay Prize in Western Legal History

The Court Historian was an occasional newsletter (discontinued) from the Federal Judicial History Office.

All issues published from 1989 to 1998.

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