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Judging in Faith-Filled Jurisdictions

2019-04-01T14:23:04-07:00March 11th, 2019|

Only about half of judges surveyed say religion comes up in their courts, but where it does, it comes up frequently By Anna-Leigh Firth Our March Question of the Month asked NJC alumni if religion ever comes up in their courtrooms.

Judicial Academy Faculty

2019-03-14T12:20:28-07:00March 6th, 2019|

Jake Faleshini Jake Faleschini is the director of the Federal Courts Program at the Center for American Progress. He joined American Progress as the director of the Courts Program for Legal Progress in July 2015. He directs American Progress’ courts strategy, with a principal focus on managing and guiding the Why Courts Matter campaign. He

Poetry as Judicial Medicine

2019-04-15T09:21:05-07:00March 1st, 2019|

Retired Ohio Supreme Court Justice Judith Lanzinger shares her interest in poetry and shares recommendations for judges looking to reduce stress and find deeper meaning in their work.

A Game-Changer for the Military Justice System

2019-02-26T09:45:18-07:00February 26th, 2019|

(Photo by Samuel Morse/Courtesy of the U.S. Air Force) Military judges are experiencing the most comprehensive changes to the military justice system in the history of the Uniform Code of Military Justice By Commander Paul Casey, U.S. Coast Guard On January 1, a slew of changes to the Uniform Code of Military

NJC’s Volunteer Faculty 2017

2019-02-13T14:39:06-07:00February 7th, 2019|

This word picture shows the last names of faculty who volunteered their time (1,534 hours!) to teach for the NJC in 2017. The picture shows only those who taught five or more hours in 2017 (106 individuals). The bigger the name, the more hours taught. This picture does not reflect the additional 72 individuals who