This Week at NCSC

CCJ/COSCA annual meeting under way in W. Va.

Jul. 19-23 | NCSC staff members are attending the Conference of Chief Justices and Conference of State Court Administrators (CCJ/COSCA) annual meeting in White Sulfur Springs, W. Va.

NCSC co-sponsoring judicial reform course

Jul. 20-26 | NCSC is co-sponsoring American University's program on judicial reform in Latin America and the U.S. The program aims to give participants an overview of the reforms taking place in the judicial systems of Latin American countries, and is offered in Washington, D.C.

KIS analyst leading social media workshop

Jul. 22 | A Knowledge and Information Services analyst is leading the workshop Courts Leading the Way with Social Media for the Federal Court Leadership Program in Washington, D.C.

Researchers attending defenders’ conference

Jul. 22-23 | NCSC researchers are joining members of the Community-Oriented Defender (COD) Network for the American Council of Chief Defenders Conference in Washington, D.C. The COD Network is a coalition of more than 100 public defender offices and service providers who believe that representation of people charged with crimes is more effective when defenders have a deep engagement with clients and their communities.

Researchers compiling data on usage of retired judges

Jul. 24-25 | NCSC researchers are meeting with judges and staff from circuit, juvenile and domestic relations courts in Harrisonburg, Va., to gain a better understanding of how the courts are using retired and substitute judges for a senior judge study.