RULE 1.06 FORM OF PLEADINGS; SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS
(a) If demand for jury trial is contained within a pleading pursuant to Rule 38(b),
Fed.R.Civ.P., the title of the pleading shall include the words “And Demand for Jury Trial” or the
(b) If a pleading contains a prayer for injunctive relief pursuant to Rule 65, Fed.R.Civ.P.,
the title of the pleading shall include the words “Injunctive Relief Sought” or the equivalent. (See
also Rules 4.05 and 4.06.)
(c) To enable the Court to comply with the provisions of 28 U.S.C. Section 2284, in any
case which a party believes may require a three-judge district court, the words, “Three-Judge
District Court Requested” or the equivalent shall be included within the title of the first pleading
filed by that party. If a three-judge district court is convened all subsequent pleading, motions,
briefs, applications and orders shall be tendered for filing in quadruplicate (the original and three
(d) To enable the Court to comply with 28 U.S.C. Section 2403, in any case to which
the United States or any agency, officer or employee thereof is not a party, any party who shall
draw into question the constitutionality of any Act of Congress affecting the public interest shall
forthwith so notify the Clerk in writing, stating the title of the case, its docket number, the Act of
Congress in question and the grounds upon which it is assailed.
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RULE 1.07 PREPARATION, SERVICE AND RETURN OF PROCESS; SERVICE OF
PLEADINGS SUBSEQUENT TO ORIGINAL COMPLAINT
(a) Counsel shall prepare all process and present it to the Clerk for certification.
(b) When service of process has been effected but no appearance or response is made
within the time and manner provided by Rule 12, Fed.R.Civ.P., the party effecting service shall
promptly apply to the Clerk for entry of default pursuant to Rule 55(a), Fed.R.Civ.P., and shall then
proceed without delay to apply for a judgment pursuant to Rule 55(b), Fed.R.Civ.P., failing which
the case shall be subject to dismissal sixty (60) days after such service without notice and without
prejudice; provided, however, such time may be extended by order of the Court on reasonable
application with good cause shown.
(c) Service of a pleading or paper subsequent to the original complaint may be made
by transmitting it by facsimile to the attorney’s or party’s office with a cover sheet containing the
sender’s name, firm, address, telephone number, and facsimile number, and the number of pages
transmitted. When service is made by facsimile, a copy shall also be served by any other method
permitted by Rule 5, Fed. R. Civ. P. Service by delivery after 5:00 p.m. shall be deemed to have
been made on the next business day.
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RULE 1.08 INTEGRITY OF FILES AND RECORDS
(a) No person, other than the Clerk or his authorized deputies, shall insert or delete, or
deface, or make any entry or correction by interlineation or otherwise, in, from or upon any file or
other record of the Court unless expressly permitted or ordered to do so by the Court.
(b) Court files or other papers or records in the possession of the Clerk may be removed
from the Clerk’s Office only upon written permission or order of the Court which shall specify the
time within which the same shall be returned.
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