Given that we've devoted a good deal of coverage to redaction requests in the last few months, I thought it might be useful to present a brief primer on the procedure for actually requesting redactions to a transcript in Delaware.
This procedure cannot be found in either either the local rules or the Court's CM/ECF procedures. Instead, it comes from the Court's "Policy on the Electronic Availability of Transcripts of Court Proceedings."
Under this policy the process begins when the court reporter dockets the transcript, which looks like this:
After that, things get a bit murky.
So I Have 21 Days to Request Redactions?
First off, that 21-day deadline ("Redaction Request Due 3/22") is actually the second step …