[This is excerpted from an email from the Administrative Office of U.S. Courts]
The 5th Circuit has begun to set up temporary operations in Houston. The staff there have email access and the Circuit’s website is up at http://www.ca5.uscourts.gov/
Information is also available at the Southern Texas website, http://www.txs.uscourts.gov/
Preliminary reports are that damage to the 5th Circuit Bldg to be relatively minor. [No specific information available on the library.]
All 5th Circuit court employees should call the emergency contact (ARMA)# and provide their location and contact information: 866-406-7346
(Note: this # has a recording that will direct the caller to another # where someone will answer and collect the caller’s information).
If you hear from anyone from the Fifth Circuit offices, please ask them to call in to that number and provide their information.