October 23, 2018 10 a.m. PST | Online Webcast | Tuition: Free Do you decide probate cases in your courtroom? This interactive webcast will examine some of the topical issues in probate, including undue influence claims in will contests, abuses of powers of attorney, the use of
NHTSA Webcast: What Judges and Lawyers Should Know About Military Personnel in Impaired Driving Cases
October 16, 2018 10 a.m. PST | Online Webcast | Tuition: Free This webcast is sponsored by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and, in collaboration with the American Bar Association (ABA), The National Judicial College has developed this 60 minute webcast to assist judges and
A year ago we asked NJC alumni if they like wearing a judicial robe, and more than four out of five said yes. But let’s face it, as well as a plain black robe communicates the solemnity of legal proceedings, it’s not exactly high fashion.
Evidence suggests that human trafficking, a modern-day term for slavery that often involves forced sex work, is more prevalent among Native peoples than in the United States population as a whole.
By Hon. David Certo As a judge, I have a lot of authority but no magic powers. I cannot change the past, make people fall in love, or turn unhappy people into happy people. What I can – and must – do is help defendants develop and follow plans to
By Mackenzie Barrett An airman was dishonorably discharged from the Air Force in 2014 after being convicted of beating his wife and cracking his toddler stepson’s skull.
By Anna-Leigh Firth At least six years, but nearly half of judges think the prerequisite should be 10 years.
Artificial intelligence, autonomous vehicles, crypto currency, personal privacy in the age of the “internet of things” – what do you know about these things? Enough to do your job as a judge?
The NJC is coming to Washington, D.C., the week of December 10 for these huge events: A four-day course for judges on Contemporary Threats to Judicial Independence and Freedom of the Press (register now – slots are nearly gone); A historic symposium for judges and journalists at the National Press Club titled “‘So-Called Judges’ and