NCSC is pleased to provide a range of resources to help courts understand and manage social media.
1. Social media resource guide
Social media, or any media that uses the internet to disseminate information
through social interaction, is becoming increasing prevalent within the court
system. Our social media resource guide covers a variety of areas of social
media's affect in court.
a. Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) & high courts
Find out which AOCs and high courts are using new media these days.
b. Social media and juries
Discover how social media impacts juries, judges, court employees in
c. Implications of judges and attorneys using social media
Some of the questions we address: Should judges be on social media?
What are some limitations judges and attorneys should consider on social
d. Social media policies
Staff and court use guidelines are provided to help courts maintain a safe,
secure social media network.
2. A state-by-state listing of courts using social media
See which state courts are using social media and what platforms they update
Connected is a monthly newsletter discussing the impact of new media on the