Media Relations

State Links

Alabama

Alabama's Public Information Office.  This Web site is for Alabama's PIOs, who are responsible for enhancing communications between the AOC and the trial and appellate courts and for improving the public’s understanding of the state court system.

Alaska

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Alaska.

Arizona

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Arizona.

Arkansas

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Arkansas.

California

California Courts: Press Center: Press Contacts . Provides general information about California's court PIOs and contact information.

Members of the
Conference of Court Public Information Officers within California.

Colorado

Information of Colorado Courts and Media. The Colorado Judicial Branch offers various resources to help members of the media report on Colorado's state courts.

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Colorado.

Connecticut

Online Media Resource Center.  The purpose of this resource center is to assist journalists covering the courts by providing news, background materials and helpful links about the Judicial Branch.

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Connecticut.

DC

District of Columbia Press and Public Information. The District of Columbia Courts provide news and information about the Courts through the Press and Public Information website.

Members of the
Conference of Court Public Information Officers within the District of Columbia.
  

Delaware

Delaware Administrative Office of the Courts . The AOC provides community outreach programs to citizens and institutions of the State such as school districts, the Delaware State Bar Association, public libraries and various independent organizations seeking to educate others about the Delaware Judiciary. Additionally, the AOC provides public information services such as press releases and statistical facts.

Members of the
Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Delaware.

Florida

Georgia

Georgia Administrative Office of the Courts.   Provides information on grants and outreach, court reporting, and communicating.

Members of the
Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Georgia.

Hawaii

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Hawaii.

Illinois

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Illinois.

Indiana

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Indiana.

Iowa

Kansas

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Kansas.

Kentucky

Louisiana

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Louisiana.

Maryland

Justice Matters.  Maryland PIOs’ quarterly newsletter.

Maryland Court Information Office.
 
The Court Information Office keeps the public, through the media, apprised of newsworthy events by issuing press releases and responds to media requests for information, statistics, and photographs.  It also conducts ongoing forums with the media.

Members of the
Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Maryland.

Massachusetts

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Massachusetts.

Michigan

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Michigan.

Minnesota

Minnesota's Court Information Office.   The Court Information Office (CIO) is the communications, public affairs, and media relations division of the Minnesota Judicial Branch.  The office answers media and general public inquiries about the Supreme Court, Court of Appeals, and District Courts across the state.  It also oversees the judiciary's public outreach and education programs, and assists with legislative efforts.


Members of the
Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Minnesota.

Mississippi

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Mississippi.

Missouri

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Missouri.

Nebraska

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Nebraska.

Nevada

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Nevada.

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Judicial Branch Communications Office. The home page of New Hampshire's court PIOs.

Court Connections. Newsletter for the New Hampshire Court Community.

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within New Hampshire.

New Jersey

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within New Jersey.

New Mexico

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within New Mexico.

New York

North Carolina

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within North Carolina.

Ohio

The Supreme Court of Ohio's Public Information Office.   Provides online access to speeches, news releases, and other publications.

Members of the
Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Ohio.

Oregon

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Oregon.

Pennsylvania

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Pennsylvania.

Rhode Island

Tennessee

Tennessee Administrative Office of the Courts.   Provides court information, including press kits, videos, law resources, and self-help publications.

Members of the
Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Tennessee.

Texas

Utah

Vermont

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Vermont.

Virginia

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Virginia.

Washington

Washington State Court Directory.  Provides the contact information for all of the members of the Administrative Office of the Courts.

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Washington.

West Virginia

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within West Virginia.

Wisconsin

Members of the Conference of Court Public Information Officers within Wisconsin.