This Week at NCSC

Caseflow management study in Washington

Jan. 22-26 | NCSC Court Consulting Services staff is conducting a criminal caseflow management study to improve case processing and reduce unnecessary delays at the Superior Court of Washington in Thurston County.

Staff to create ATJ performance measures

Jan. 24-25 | The director of NCSC’s Center for Jury Studies is participating in a working group session to develop performance measures for program innovations to support access to justice (ATJ), especially for self-represented litigants, at the Pew Charitable Trusts A2J Evaluation Performance Measures meeting. 

NCSC, FMCSA team up for commercial driving project

Jan. 25 | NCSC staff is meeting with Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) representatives in Washington, D.C., to discuss ways to better inform judges, court personnel, prosecutors and defense counsel on commercial driving laws, procedure and administrative processes governed by Federal regulation. 


Jan. 27-31 | NCSC staff is attending the Conference of Chief Justices (CCJ) Midyear meeting in Scottsdale, Ariz. Session topics range from emerging issues in forensic DNA testing and court technological enhancements to body-worn cameras and data development.