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Location

300 Dexter Avenue Montgomery, Alabama 36104

Hours

Court / Clerk Offices:
Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Law Library:
Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

NOTE: After 5:00 p.m., briefs may be filed in the State Law Library. Please note the State Law Library will not accept briefs after 6:00 p.m.





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Appellate Rule Changes


See also: Rules of Court

Rules of Appellate Procedure

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 Date
Amendments to Rules 39 and 40 09/15/2008
Amendment to Rule 4 Effective February 1, 2009 12/10/2008
Amendment to Rule 26 12/18/2008
Amendment to Rule 35A Effective October 1, 2009 08/25/2009
Amendment to Interim Electronic Filing and Service Rule(J) 09/18/2009
Amendment to Rule 28(d)(8), 32(a) and 52. Effective June 1, 2010 03/01/2010
Adoption of Rule 56. Effective June 1, 2010
Amendment to Rules 11(a)(3), 25, 26(a), 31, 32(a)(7) and 11(a)(4) [Rescinded]. Effective October 1, 2010
Adoption of Rule 57. Effective October 1, 2010
09/29/2010


Rules of Judicial Administration

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 Date
Amendment to Rule 5 12/18/2008
Amendment to Rule 29 05/29/2009
Amendment to Rule 3 07/27/2009
Amendments to rules 32(A)(4) and 32(B)(7) Effective March 1, 2009 02/25/2009
Amendment to Rule 19 Paragraph (E) 10/30/2009
Amendment to Rule 20 Appendix B 09/13/2010
Amendment to Rule 20 07/13/2012
Amendment to Rule 20 Appendix B 07/13/2012
Amendment to Rule 41 Dated 07/13/2012 [Rescinded], Amended with Appendix. 07/30/2012
Amendment to Rule 20(A) 11/26/2012


Rules of Civil Procedure

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 Date
Amended Rules 3-6, 11, 55, 58-59, 77, and 79 10/24/2008
Amendment to Rule 71 Effective February 1. 2009 12/10/2008
Amendment to Rules 52, 55, 58, and 59 05/29/2009
Amendment to Rules 16, 26, 33(c), 34, 45 and Form 51A 11/04/2009
Amendment to Rule 34 Appendix G 11/18/2009
Amendment to Rule 27(a)(2) 04/16/2010
Amendment to Rule 5(d) 04/16/2010
Amendment to Rule 64A and Rule 64B Effective October 1, 2010 07/22/2010
Amendment to Rule 11. Adoption of Rule 87 03/26/2012
Adoption of Rule 5.1 03/26/2012
Amendment to Rules 6(dc), 12(dc), 52(dc), 55(dc), 59(dc) and 62(dc) 11/28/2012
Amendment to Rules 1(a), 45(b)(1) and 82(d)(3). Adoption of Rule 58(d) 12/06/2012


Rules of Professional Conduct

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 Date
Adoption of Rules 6.5 and 6.6 12/11/2008
Amendment to Rule 8.3 Effective August 1, 2011 07/13/2011
Amendment to Rules 1.1, 1.2(c),4.2 and 4.3 03/26/2012
Amendment to Rules 1.15 and 4.2 07/16/2012


Rules of Juvenile Procedure

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 Date
Amendment to Rule 12, Rule 15 and Rule 25 11/02/2009
Adoption of Rule 5.1 and Court Comment 04/27/2011
Amendments to Rules 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15, 15.1, 17, 18, 20, 23, 24, 25, 26, 28, and 31. Adoption of Rule 8.1. Rule 27 and 29 rescinded. Effective October 1, 2011. 07/14/2011
Amendments to Rules 1, 2, 3, 5, 5.1, 6, 8, 8.1, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 20, 24, 26, 28, and 31. Rule 2.1 rescinded. Effective July 1, 2014. 05/01/2014


Rules of Criminal Procedure

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 Date
Amendment to Rule 1.3(a) 10/30/2009
Amended Comments to Rule 26.3 04/16/2010
Amendment to Rule 18.4(g) and 32.6. Adoption of Rule 32.7(e) 11/28/2012


Rules of Procedure of the Judicial Inquiry Commission

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 Date
Amendment to Rule 5.C., Rule 6, and Rule 19 04/01/2010
Special Writing by Smith, J.
Special Writing by Bolin, J.
Dissent by Cobb, C.J., with exhibit "Alabama: Report on the Judicial Discipline System" (by the American Bar Association's Standing Committee on Professional Discipline)
Alabama Report on the Judicial Discipline System 03/2009
Full Text of Rules of Procedure of the Judicial Inquiry Commission with changes noted by strikeout and highlighting 04/01/2010


Rules of Procedure for the Alabama Court of the Judiciary

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 Date
Amendment to Rule 5, Rule 9, and Rule 16

Order
Special Writings by Lyons, J.
Amendments

04/01/2010
Full Text of Rules of Procedure for the Alabama Court of the Judiciary with changes noted by strikeout and highlighting 04/01/2010


Rules for Mandatory Continuing Judicial Education

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 Date
Repeal of Rules for Mandatory Continuing Judicial Education and adoption of Rules for Mandatory Judicial Education for Municipal Court Judges, Municipal Magistrates/Clerk, and Probate Judges 11/18/2013


Rules of Evidence

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 Date
Amendment to Rule 702 Appendix A, B and C. Effective January 1, 2012 11/29/2011
Amendments to Rules 404(a), 405(a), 407, 408, 412, 510, 608(b), 703, 801(d), 803(6), 804(b) and 1103. Effective October 1, 2013 08/15/2013


Rules Governing Admission to the Alabama State Bar

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 Date
Amendments to Rules Governing Admission to the Alabama State Bar. 01/11/2013
Amendment to Rule VI(B) 08/15/2013