Listen to Oral Arguments

Fourth Circuit oral argument audio files in MP3 format are posted on the court's Internet site two days following argument.
Reminder to Counsel

In accordance with I.O.P. 34.3, counsel are reminded that they should not include in their arguments any sensitive personal information (juvenile names, dates of birth, social security numbers, financial account numbers, home addresses in criminal cases) or sealed criminal information (presentence reports, statement of reasons for judgment, juror names, victim statements, sealed plea agreements, or sealed motions for downward departure for substantial assistance).

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  • Help: If you have trouble playing the MP3 files, please review How to Set Your Computer to Play Oral Argument Audio Files.