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Our September Question of the Month asked NJC alumni, “Would you allow a professionally trained facility dog in the courtroom during a trial to assist a victim or vulnerable witness while giving testimony?...

Survey: Nearly 9 out of 10 judges welcome ‘man’s best friend’ in court

Our September Question of the Month asked NJC alumni, “Would you allow a professionally trained facility dog in the courtroom during a trial to assist a victim or vulnerable witness while giving testimony?...

In light of the recent fatal shooting at the home of a federal district judge in New Jersey, our August Question of the Month asked alumni, “Do you feel your court sufficiently addresses the security needs...

Poll result: Judges don’t feel adequately protected

In light of the recent fatal shooting at the home of a federal district judge in New Jersey, our August Question of the Month asked alumni, “Do you feel your court sufficiently addresses the security needs...

The majority of judges believe that racism is systemic in the United States’ criminal justice system, according to the NJC’s monthly survey of its alumni. In the survey, emailed the first week of July...

Most judges believe the criminal justice system suffers from racism

The majority of judges believe that racism is systemic in the United States’ criminal justice system, according to the NJC’s monthly survey of its alumni. In the survey, emailed the first week of July...

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Survey: Nearly 9 out of 10 judges welcome ‘man’s best friend’ in court

Poll result: Judges don’t feel adequately protected

Most judges believe the criminal justice system suffers from racism

Judges are split on whether virtual hearings have reduced the number of no-shows

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Two platforms dominated in our poll of virtual court operations

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Most courts have cut back to 25 percent or less of activities due to COVID-19 concerns

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