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Tuesday, November 13, 2007

State Court Organization, 1987-2004

From the U.S. Department of Justice,
Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of
Justice Statistics:

"State Court Organization, 1987-2004 presents trend
data from State Court Organization data collections
covering the years 1987-2004. The report examines
changes in the organization and operations of the
Nation’s state trial and appellate courts over this
time period. Topics include the selection and educa-
tional requirements of judges, regulations of criminal and
civil juries, the development of unified court systems, and
adjustments in court management and staffing to address
growing caseloads."