The U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland will be closed for Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 24, 2016, and Friday, November 25, 2016.
The U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland will also be closed on Monday, December 26, 2016, and Monday, January 2, 2017, for Christmas and New Year’s Day, and will close for business in both divisions at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, December 23, 2016, and Friday, December 30, 2016.
These days will be treated as “legal holidays” for purposes of Fed. R. Civ. P. 6 and Fed. R. Crim. P. 45.
The after hours drop box for the Southern Division will not be available on any of these dates; however, the afterhours drop box for the Northern Division located at 4228 U.S. Courthouse, 101 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201 will be available on November 25, December 26, and January 2. Electronic filing through CM/ECF will remain available on all days the court is closed.
For emergencies requiring a judge when the court is closed, please call (443) 463-9417 or (202) 641-7326.