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Interviews under way for implementation project

Jul. 30-Aug 1 | NCSC researchers are conducting interviews in Boston, Mass., for an implementation project based on key concepts from the joint Harvard Kennedy School of Government/NCSC Executive Session on State Court Leadership in the 21st Century.

Researchers developing drug court measures

Jul. 29-Aug. 1 | NCSC researchers are developing statewide performance measures for adult drug courts in Lincoln, Neb.

CCS staff reviewing case management order

July 29 | Court Consulting Services (CCS) staff is meeting with justice system officials from Bernalillo County, N.M., (Greater Albuquerque) and members of the New Mexico Supreme Court to review a proposed case management order directed at reducing trial court delay and jail overcrowding in the county.  

ATJ offering tech assistance through Sept.

The Center on Court Access to Justice for All (ATJ) is offering free technical assistance through Sept. 2014. Assistance can be used for simplifying and automating court forms, making electronic filing user friendly, creating a self-help center and more.

New brief breaks down happy hour laws

Many states restrict so-called "happy hour" promotions in an attempt to prevent impaired driving and promote public safety. The latest issue by the Traffic Resource Center for Judges analyzes the variance in state happy hour laws from a national perspective.

Nominations open for Munsterman Award

The Center for Jury Studies is accepting nominations for the G. Thomas Munsterman Award for Jury Innovation. The award recognizes individuals or organizations that have made improvements or innovations in jury procedures, operations, or practices.

ICM course focuses on visioning and strategic planning

The course, Visioning & Strategic Planning from the Institute for Court Management (ICM) from August 19-21, provides the tools court leaders and managers need to develop a vision and achieve goals using strategic planning and is based on the National Association for Court Management's Core Competencies.

NAWJ Conference focuses on protecting access to justice

The National Association of Women Judges’ (NAWJ) 36th Annual Conference will convene in San Diego, Calif., October 15-19, 2014, for a multi-day exploration of current topics in access to justice from leading local and national jurists, scholars and experts. This year's theme is Protecting and Advancing Meaningful Access to Justice.

AJA hosting annual conference in Las Vegas

The American Judges Association is hosting its annual conference in Las Vegas, Nev., October 5-10, 2014.