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NCJ Number: 137186 Find in a Library
Title: Federal Judicial Center 1991 Annual Report
Corporate Author: Federal Judicial Ctr
United States of America
Date Published: 1992
Page Count: 24
Sponsoring Agency: Federal Judicial Ctr
Washington, DC 20002
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
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Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This 1991 Annual Report of the Federal Judicial Center reviews the history and characteristics of the Center; Center activities from September 1990 to December 1991; and Center education programs, information resources, and service activities.
Abstract: Since this report comes on the 25th anniversary of the creation of the Federal Judicial Center, the introduction provides a brief review of the history of the Center which was established by Congress with the mandate to further "the development and adoption of improved judicial administration in the courts of the United States." An overview of the Federal Judicial Center encompasses its responsibilities, reporting requirements, organization, and location. A description of activities from September 1990 to December 1991 addresses pretrial activity, trials and trial management, sentencing and offender supervision, appellate activity, and Federal court management and Federal judicial administration. The report also describes the operation of Center education programs, information resources, service activities, and the Center advisory committees.
Main Term(s): Federal courts
Index Term(s): Appellate courts; Court management; Court personnel educational programs; Pretrial procedures; Trial procedures
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