United States Magistrate Judge for the Western District of Louisiana.
Hon. Karen L. Hayes
United States Magistrate Judge
P.O. Drawer 3087
Monroe, Louisiana 71210
Amy Crawford (318) 322-6740
Criminal Cases - UNDER CONSTRUCTION
Ex-parte motions are referred to chambers as soon as possible. For contested motions, Magistrate Judge Hayes does not maintain a motion date, but may order oral argument. The clerk will issue a notice of motion setting advising when the motion will be considered. Click on the courtesy copy tab for information on copy requirements.
Magistrate Judge Hayes requires courtesy copies of contested motions, supporting memorandum, and responses. Copies should be e-mailed in WordPerfect or Microsoft Word format to chambers at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org. If attachments to the motion exceed 15 pages, copies should be manually delivered to chambers at the address indicated above. Copies of ex-parte motions are not necessary.