Pro Se Forms

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Non-Prisoner Complaint Package (Instructions and Forms) To be used when representing yourself without the assistance of counsel
Prisoner Complaint Package (Instructions and Forms) To be used when filing a civil rights complaint under 42 U.S.C. § 1983
Petition and Affidavit to Proceed Without Prepayment of Fees (IFP) Use this form to request that the court waive prepayment of the entire civil filing fee
Summary Judgment Procedure for Pro Se Litigants (Judge Crabb) The procedure to be used by pro se litigants when filing summary judgment materials in cases assigned to Judge Crabb
Summary Judgment Procedure for Pro Se Litigants (Judge Conley) The procedure to be used by pro se litigants when filing summary judgment materials in cases assigned to Judge Conley
Summary Judgment Procedure for Pro Se Litigants (Judge Peterson) The procedure to be used by pro se litigants when filing summary judgment materials in cases assigned to Judge Peterson
2255 Motion Motion under 28 U.S.C. § 2255 to vacate, set aside or correct a sentence by a person in federal custody
2254 Package State habeas corpus package under 28 U.S.C. § 2254
2241 Petition Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus by a person in federal custody
Guide for Litigants Without a Lawyer Guide for use by persons in civil litigation in the Western District of Wisconsin who are not represented by counsel