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Outreach Opportunity: Law Day 2013 – Realizing the Dream

Law Day 2013

In a year that marks the 150th anniversary of the issuance of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 50th anniversary of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have A Dream” speech, the 2013 Law Day theme is particularly apt: “Realizing the Dream: Equality for All.”

IOJT: Call for Papers & Education Program Proposals

The 6th Annual International Conference on the Training of the Judiciary announces a call for the submission of proposals for a paper or a conference education presentation related to improving the administration of justice by means of effective and innovative…

The 2012 Karen Thorson Award

In February, 2012, the NASJE board established the Karen Thorson Award to honor a NASJE member who has made a significant contribution to both NASJE and judicial branch education nationally.

Transitions – Summer 2012

Please join us in welcoming the following new NASJE members: Ms. Laura Bassein, Senior Attorney, New Mexico Judicial Education Center, University of New Mexico, Alburquerque, NM Ms. Kylie Burke, Conference Coordinator, Texas Justice Court Training Center, Austin, TX Ms. Christine…

From The Editor

This issue is really special. Not only will it give you some great articles to read, but we are testing a new format.

2012 Homelessness Summit

Administrative Office of the Courts and ABA Commission on Homelessness and Poverty San Francisco, CA, Friday, May 11, 2012 Reported by Michael Roosevelt, CJER, California According to the 2012 Judicial Council of California Homeless Court Fact Sheet, homelessness is a…

Justice Anthony Kennedy Addresses Nevada Judiciary

Every four years, Nevada holds a week-long Judicial Leadership Summit for judges from all jurisdictions within the state. The 2012 Nevada Judicial Leadership Summit was held April 30th through May 4th in Las Vegas, and included federal judges from the…