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U.S. Marshals Service

Eastern District of Louisiana

Service of Process


Criminal Process


Civil Process

The Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Rules 4 and 4.1, and Rule E(4) of the Supplemental Rules for Certain Admiralty and Maritime Claims, clearly define the cases in which the USMS is responsible for service of civil process and the manner in which such service will be made.

Civil Processes include: is an official site of the U.S. Federal Government, U.S. Department of Justice