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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. App. P. 25(a)(5), Fed. R. Civ. P. 5.2, Fed. R. Crim. P. 49.1, or Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9037. 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.

The First Circuit Court of Appeals will upgrade its CM/ECF system to NextGen CM/ECF on August 21, 2017. In order to implement the upgrade, the court’s CM/ECF system will be unavailable from August 18, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. EST until August 21, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. EST. Current users are required to complete a two step process to maintain access. The first step should be completed at your earliest convenience. See the court’s NextGen web page for additional information.

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