6/12/2017 9:58:24 AM
Governor Brian Sandoval has signed SB 377 creating the Nevada Right to Counsel Commission culminating a 10 year effort by the Supreme Court of Nevada to improve the delivery of indigent defense services in Nevada.
6/8/2017 1:44:42 PM
At its June 7th meeting, the Judicial Council of the State of Nevada adopted revisions to the Nevada Courts Statistical Reporting Dictionary (dictionary), which includes two performance measurements requiring courts to report the age of pending active cases and the time it takes to dispose cases. Both measurements encourage judges to review their courts’ caseloads and business processes to improve efficiency for matters coming before the courts.
5/24/2017 4:28:24 PM
The Nevada Supreme Court is offering this free
webinar on June 20, 2017, for all court administrators, court representatives,
lead clerks, and county clerks. (more…
5/19/2017 5:16:22 PM
A total of six attorneys have applied to the Nevada Commission on Judicial Selection to fill the open judicial seat in Dept. 1 of the Second Judicial District Court in Reno. The applicants seek to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Janet J. Berry.
5/17/2017 2:07:45 PM
During the past quarter (January through March, 2017), the Court
Improvement Program (CIP) has focused on three primary strategies: improving
timeliness to permanency for children; increasing judicial, attorney, and
stakeholder’s knowledge and expertise; and building systemic capacity through
continual quality improvement (CQI) and data exchange.