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  NCJ Number: NCJ 212351   Add to Shopping cart   Find in a Library
  Title: State Court Organization, 2004
  Document URL: Text PDF 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
  Author(s): David B. Rottman ; Shauna M. Strickland
  Corporate Author: National Ctr for State Courts
United States of America
  Date Published: 08/2006
  Page Count: 329
  Series: BJS Full Reports
  Annotation: This report presents detailed comparative data by State trial and appellate courts in the United States.
  Abstract: Topics covered include: the number of courts and judges; process for judicial selection; governance of court systems, including judicial funding, administration, staffing, and procedures; jury qualifications and verdict rules; and processing and sentencing procedures for criminal cases. Diagrams of court structure summarize the key features of each State‚Äôs court organization. Tables, figures
  Main Term(s): Court statistics ; State courts
  Index Term(s): Appellate courts ; Trial courts ; Court structure
  Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Grant Number: 2003-BJ-CX-K003
  Sale Source: NCJRS Photocopy Services
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  Type: Statistics
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
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