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

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Researcher reviewing progress of W.Va. project

Sept. 29-30 | An NCSC researcher is documenting the ongoing progress of West Virginia’s effort to increase the number of court records that are available for a NICS background check.

Drug courts evaluation under way in Utah

Sept. 29-Oct. 3 | NCSC researchers are conducting an evaluation of adult drug courts in Richfield and Price, Utah.

ICM hosting reception to promote education

Sept. 27-Oct. 1Institute for Court Management (ICM) staff is attending the Mid-Atlantic Association for Court Management Annual Conference in Seven Springs, Pa. ICM is hosting the First-Timer’s Reception and introducing attendees to educational opportunities available through ICM. 

Judicial Salary Survey shows salary increases

The latest edition of the Judicial Salary Survey shows an impending return to pre-recession annual increases in salaries of roughly 3% for the majority of states which receive raises.

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NCSC's Knowledge and Information Services is here to assist you with any questions you have regarding a variety of topics from juvenile justice to language access to election law to veterans courts. Visit our topics page or call us at 800-616-6164 for more info.

sentencing: The facts

NCSC's Center for Sentencing Initiatives has released a new fact sheet on using evidence-based sentencing to reduce recidivism. 

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.

ICM course reviews CourTools

Learn how to use the CourTools and the Court Performance Standards CPS as a framework to guide your court into the future by setting target performances, then monitoring, evaluating and learning from results. The course will be held at NCSC headquarters in Williamsburg, Va., from October 14-16, 2014.