CM/ECF Filer or PACER Login
United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana

This is a Restricted Web Site for Official Court Business only. Unauthorized entry is prohibited and subject to prosecution under Title 18 of the U.S. Code. All activities and access attempts are logged.

Instructions for filing:
Please enter your ECF login and password to electronically file a document in a case pending before this court. To obtain an ECF login, please visit the court's website at and complete the ECF Attorney Registration Form.

If you received this login page as a result of a link from a Notice of Electronic Filing email:
Enter your ECF login and password. As a security measure, the CM/ECF system prompts attorneys for an ECF login when attempting to view restricted documents. After successful entry of your ECF login, you should be permitted to view the document. If you receive the message, "You do not have permission to view this document" the document is either sealed or restricted. If the login prompt appears again, after you have entered your ECF login and password, it means that the "free look" link has expired. The "free look" obtained through a Notice of Electronic Filing (NEF) is valid for only one viewing of the document(s) associated with the filing. If not used upon receipt of the NEF, the "free look" expires after 14 days. To view a document after a "free look" has expired, please enter your PACER login and password.

Instructions for viewing filed documents and case information:
If you do not need filing capabilities, please enter your PACER login and password. A PACER account may be used to access the CM/ECF system only for the purpose of viewing documents and case information, but may not be used to file documents electronically. To obtain a PACER login, please register online at

Case Search Information:
Case docket information for Civil cases opened prior to July 1, 2002, and for Criminal cases opened prior to February 1, 2007, may be found through the court's Case Search Information page.

If you forgot your CM/ECF password, you can request a password reset here

client code:
IMPORTANT NOTICE OF REDACTION RESPONSIBILITY: All filers must redact: Social Security or taxpayer-identification numbers; dates of birth; names of minor children; financial account numbers; and, in criminal cases, home addresses, in compliance with Fed. R. Civ. P. 5.2 or Fed. R. Crim. P. 49.1. This requirement applies to all documents, including attachments.

I understand that, if I file, I must comply with the redaction rules. I have read this notice.

An access fee of $0.10 per page or $2.40 per document with an audio attachment, as approved by the Judicial Conference of the United States, will be assessed for access to this service. For more information about CM/ECF, click here or contact the PACER Service Center at (800) 676-6856.

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