The United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma has retained jurisdiction to conduct naturalization ceremonies for applicants seeking citizenship. The ceremonies are presided over by a United States District Judge, Magistrate Judge, or Bankruptcy Judge.
Page Belcher Federal Building. Credit: the Beryl Ford Collection/Rotary Club of Tulsa, Tulsa City-County Library and Tulsa Historical Society.
The Federal Courts Systems consists of 3 levels of courts.
The Northern District of Oklahoma serves Tulsa, Creek, Osage, Pawnee, Washington, Nowata, Rogers, Craig, Mayes, Ottawa, and Delaware Counties.
The United States District Court calls citizens to serve as Grand Jurors and jurors in federal cases. Up to date information about serving as a federal juror can be found here. Questions should be directed to Melissa Tarwater, Jury Administrator, 918-699-4711. Cell phones, laptops, and other electronic devices are not allowed.