Two NJC faculty members ascend to state supreme courts

Hon. Lidia S. Stiglich was appointed to the Nevada Supreme Court by Gov. Brian Sandoval. She previously presided in Reno as a Washoe County District Court judge. She has been a supporter of the NJC and has served as a faculty member 2014.

Hon. Michael Morgan, a longtime faculty member with the NJC, was elected to the North Carolina Supreme Court, defeating incumbent Bob Edmunds. President Obama took the rare step of endorsing Morgan. He has taught more than 25 courses for the NJC dating back to 1993, and he also received the 2014 Payant Award.

NJC News
Washington DC Supreme Court facade equal justice under the law
Almost all judges believe Supreme Court justices should be subject to an ethics code

It’s safe to say that judges think their brethren and sistren on the U.S. Supreme Court should be bound b...

Remembering Lee Sinclair

Photo courtesy of The Repository Lee Sinclair recalled that as a child he loved to visit the Stark Count...

Remembering Dean Larry Hyde

Judge Laurance M. “Larry” Hyde, the dean who established The National Judicial College on the campu...

Interior of cell block in abandoned State Correctional Institution, or jail., common room with jail cells.
Poll suggests that judges know what life is like in their jails and prisons

Judges who send people to jail or prison usually have at least some idea of the conditions in the facilitie...

Judicial Heroes and Legends: May 2022 - Hon. Constance Baker Motley

When Ketanji Brown Jackson was nominated to become the first Black woman justice of the U.S. Supreme Co...

View All News

Download a PDF of our complete 2022 course catalog