Seventh Circuit Posts Notice of Proposed Circuit Rule Changes

The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has posted notice of circuit rules changes. The proposed changes will add Local Rule 32.1 and rescind Local Rule 53, regarding disposition of appeals by orders and opinions. The changes are designed to conform the local rules to Supreme Court Rule 32.1. The proposed changes are available by clicking here. Comments will be taken by mail or online by March 1, 2007.