NAPCO Conference 2019

The 2019 Trial Court Leadership Conference will be held September 22-25 in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. More information to follow.

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NAPCO membership is open to presiding, chief and leadership judges, court executives and others …

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Novel Leadership Coaching/Mentoring Program is in the Works

The National Conference of Metropolitan Courts has obtained a small State Justice Institute grant to conduct a experimental six-month, telephonic, confidential group mentoring and coaching program for relatively new presiding and chief judges and judges who have been identified as “on a presiding judge leadership track” in multi-judge courts.  The program is open to state…

Jury Study Needs a High-Volume Court Volunteer

June 1, 2012 Gregory Hurley, Center for Jury Studies, National Center for State Courts The NCSC Center for Jury Studies plans to submit a proposal to the National Science Foundation by July 15, 2012, for funding to support a mock jury study to examine the impact of jury instructions on implicit bias in juror decision-making. …