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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Hennepin County MN District Court eReminder System Cuts Failures to Appear

Minnesota’s Fourth Judicial District, serving Hennepin County (Minneapolis and the surrounding 46 suburbs) has recently developed an eReminder pilot with a private vendor. As the name reflects, this is an electronic reminder application which pulls information from the court’s information database (a tailored Tyler Technologies Odyssey® case management system) to issue the reminders. No additional work is needed by court staff to send the reminder.

NAPCO Report of Activities – January 2018

NAPCO held its Second Annual Leadership Academy and Conference at the Scottsdale, Arizona, DoubleTree Resort, September 24-27, 2017. It was hosted by the Arizona Judicial Branch in Maricopa County. The theme, “Champions of Change: Presiding Judges and Court Executives,” began with a day-long Leadership Academy facilitated by Dr. Barry Dornfeld, Center for Applied Research, and the National Center for State Courts, where judge-leaders and court administrators learned how to utilize a court’s culture as an asset for change.

National Judicial Outreach Week: March 4-10, 2018

Over the past few years, the American Bar Association’s Judicial Division has developed a new community education program about the work courts do every day called “Preserving the Rule of Law.” In 2018, the ABA has designated the week of March 4-10 as National Judicial Outreach Week and encourages all active and retired judges to invite their communities to their courthouses or go out into their communities to meet with the public and talk about the importance of the justice system, courts, and the Rule of Law.