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By Invitation Only. The Conference of Chief Justices is holding its midyear meeting January 24-28, 2014, in San Antonio, Texas. Find out more.

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Dec. 25-26 | The NCSC staff wishes all our constituents a happy and safe holiday. (Our offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, Dec. 25-26.) 

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If you missed an e-Courts' session, or were simply unable to attend, you can watch the keynote speaker and all education programs at your leisure on

Researcher hosting mental health webinar

NCSC is hosting a webinar, The Court’s Role in Solving Mental Health Issues in the Criminal Justice System, January 27 at 1pm ET. This webinar will discuss how states are responding to efforts to create mental health courts.

E-Notice and the Indian Child Welfare Act

NCSC recently hosted a webinar called Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA): e-Notice Making It Happen, which provided information for courts on electronic notification in cases that fall under the ICWA.

IOJT publishes new training journal

The second issue of Judicial Education and Training: Journal of the International Organization for Judicial Training is available now. The issue highlights articles and presenter work from the 5th Conference of the IOJT, held in Bordeaux, France.

NCSC closed for holiday weekend

NCSC will be closed in honor of the holiday weekend, December 25-26, 2014.

ICM course explores judicial branch of government

Participants in the ICM course, Purposes and Responsibilities of Courts, held January 20-22, 2015, at NCSC headquarters in Williamsburg, Va., will explore the foundations of the third branch of government and assess whether their courts are performing as the Founding Fathers intended.

AJA holding executive committee meeting

By Invitation Only. The American Judges Association is holding an executive committee meeting January 15-17, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fl.