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Grant will send Texas judges to the NJC

2017-11-16T10:25:53+00:00 November 15th, 2017|

The Texas Bar Foundation has awarded a $12,000 grant for Texas judges attend the College’s flagship General Jurisdiction course for new judges. The grant will provide $2,000 scholarships for six judges to attend the two-week course during either the spring or fall 2018 sessions.

Welcome to the Bench

2017-11-16T10:21:52+00:00 November 15th, 2017|

Congratulations to the following judges who are either new to the bench or have recently been elected or appointed to a new position.

Ask the Model Code: Can I be friends with lawyers?

2017-11-15T12:44:50+00:00 November 15th, 2017|

Dear Model Code: Can I play golf, have dinner, or vacation with lawyers that regularly appear before me in the courtroom? Quite a few of my friends are lawyers, so naturally we spend a lot of time together. What are the rules about this? Sincerely, Judge Buddy-Buddy

Survey: Most judges aren’t sold on money-bail reform

2017-11-16T12:24:25+00:00 November 15th, 2017|

The national movement to reform money bail in America received a boost this October when a yearlong study backed by the chief justice of California recommended moving away from money bail because it discriminates against people and families who have little savings or income.

Human Resources Manager

2017-11-02T10:42:38+00:00 October 30th, 2017|

Management of all aspects of human resource services including but not limited to: talent acquisition, payroll and benefits administration, training and development, and employee engagement, as well as partnering with Management by providing human resource advice and counsel.