Notice of Court Providing Information to The Public Through Twitter

Release Date: 
Thursday, October 13, 2011

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NOTICE OF COURT PROVIDING INFORMATION TO THE PUBLIC THROUGH TWITTER

The Eastern District of Michigan has created a Twitter account to provide real-time information which can be read on a computer or mobile device with internet access. The Court will use its Twitter account to post Public Notices, Court Closures, Administrative Orders, and Opinions. Messages on topics such as Court closures or the inaccessibility of ECF will also be available through Twitter.

Twitter is a free service. Individuals who currently have Twitter accounts can follow the court at miebnews. Individuals who do not have a Twitter account can access the Court’s Twitter postings, or sign up for a Twitter account by clicking on the Twitter link located on the right side of the Court’s web page at

https://www.mieb.uscourts.gov/ under Quick Links, Twitter.