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NCJ Number: 164836 Find in a Library
Title: Virginia State of the Judiciary Report, 1995
Corporate Author: Virginia Supreme Court
United States of America
Date Published: 1996
Page Count: 445
Sponsoring Agency: Virginia Supreme Court
Richmond, VA 23210
Sale Source: Virginia Supreme Court
P.O. Box 1315
Richmond, VA 23210
United States of America
Type: Survey
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report presents descriptions and statistics on the caseloads, expenditures, and operations of the Virginia State court system during 1995.
Abstract: The system is being guided by the framework established by the Commission on the Future of Virginia's Judicial System. During the year the Judicial Council adopted performance standards for Virginia's trial courts that identify five performance areas and 22 outcome-oriented measures. The judicial system also conducted other efforts to improve and expand judicial services to the public. Additional sections summarize caseload activity, caseload changes and trends, summary data for each type of court, indigent defense services, the involuntary mental commitment process, the names and terms of judges, personnel salary and classification data, and expenditure and review data for the circuit and district courts. Tables, figures, and list of publications on the judiciary
Main Term(s): Court statistics
Index Term(s): State courts; Virginia
Note: BJS State Court Report
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