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Week of Sunday 14 July 2024

Conference of Court Public Information Officers (CCPIO) Annual Conference

July 14th, 2024

The Conference of Court Public Information Officers (CCPIO) will host its annual conference from July 14 - 17, in St. Louis, MO.

For more information, visit CCPIO’s website or contact Erin Carr.

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Webinar: Streamlining Jury Selection - The Power of Remote Case-Specific Juror Questionnaires

July 18th, 2024

Discover how remote case-specific juror questionnaires can revolutionize jury selection by providing greater convenience for prospective jurors, offering more meaningful insights into juror impartiality, and reducing operational costs through improved juror utilization.

Join us for a comprehensive webinar featuring esteemed panelists from the Superior Court of Arizona, Maricopa County, as they share their successful implementation of this innovative approach.  The webinar will cover:

  • The process used by the Maricopa County Superior Court to prescreen jurors for bias and time conflicts;
  • How remote juror questionnaires provide more detailed and valuable information to judges and lawyers;
  • The practical tools utilized, including Microsoft Forms and Excel, to facilitate remote questionnaires; and
  • The significant impact this approach has had on the efficiency and effectiveness of voir dire.

Who should attend:

  • Judges and court administrators
  • Jury commissioners and jury management staff
  • Legal professionals and trial consultants
  • Technology and operations staff within the judicial system
  • Anyone interested in modernizing and improving the jury selection process

Moderator:

  • Paula Hannaford-Agor, Principal Court Research Associate, Research and Design, National Center for State Courts

Panelists:

  • Judge Pamela Gates, Associate Presiding Judge, Superior Court of Arizona, Maricopa County
  • Matthew Martin, Jury Commissioner, Superior Court of Arizona, Maricopa County
  • Tiana Burdick, Deputy Jury Commissioner, Superior Court of Arizona, Maricopa County

Register today.

For more information, contact Paula Hannaford-Agor.

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