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United States District Court - District of New Mexico - Document Filing System

NOTICE TO USERS: This is a restricted government system for official judiciary business only. All activities on this system for any purpose, and all access attempts, may be recorded and monitored or reviewed by persons authorized by the federal judiciary for improper use, protection of system security, performance of maintenance, and appropriate management by the judiciary of its systems. By using this system or any connected system, users expressly consent to system monitoring and to official access to data reviewed and created by them on the system. Any evidence of unlawful activity, including unauthorized access attempts, may be reported to law enforcement officials.

NOTICE: Beginning December 21, 2020, with version 1.6 of CM/ECF NextGen, the functionality that inspects and validates PDFs being submitted has been updated to prevent malformed documents or documents containing code which may cause an external action from being filed. For more information and guidance, please visit our website.

CM/ECF MODIFIED FILING PROCEDURES TO ADDRESS SECURITY CONCERNS: On January 6, 2021 the Administrative Office of the Courts publicized information regarding a known compromise which highlighted vulnerabilities in the Judiciary's Case Management/Electronic Case Files system (CM/ECF). This notice advises that certain highly sensitive court documents (HSDs) will now be accepted for filing only in paper form or via a secure electronic device and will not be uploaded to CM/ECF. Please be advised that the District of New Mexico is establishing its policies and procedures in response to this directive. Further communication will be provided in the next few days advising parties on the procedures for filing HSDs with the Clerk's Office. Please continue to follow current procedures until then.

SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE: Note that each Wednesday from 8 pm to midnight, the CM/ECF system may be unavailable for maintenance related activities. Please plan your filing activities accordingly.


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