NAPCO Conference 2018

The Trial Court Leadership Conference will be held October 14-17, 2018, in St. Louis, Missouri at the Ritz Carlton Hotel. Save the date! 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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California Budget Cuts: “All Courts are Going to Feel the Pain”

May 14, 2012 Los Angeles Times; Reuters News Service; California Judicial Branch; National Center for State Courts State judicial leaders warned Monday that the proposed cuts for the California courts may jeopardize public access to the justice system. During the last three years, the state’s huge court system has been cut by $650 million. The…

Local Government Budgets Still Call for Workforce Cuts

May 10, 2012 USA Today by Tim Mullaney   After April’s employment report brought word of 15,000 more cuts of government workers, are states and local governments closer to the bottom? Sort of.  States are stabilizing as tax receipts tick up. They’re helped by the upward march of private-sector jobs, which climbed by 130,000 as…