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NCJ Number: 36441 Find in a Library
Title: WILL COURTS SURVIVE IN THE URBAN CAULDRON?
Journal: JUDICATURE  Volume:60  Issue:2  Dated:(AUGUST-SEPTEMBER 1976)  Pages:60-67
Author(s): G BLAKE
Corporate Author: American Judicature Soc
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 8
Sponsoring Agency: American Judicature Soc
Chicago, IL 60601-7401
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: DISCUSSION OF THE TREND IN URBAN LOWER COURTS (AS EXEMPLIFIED BY THE LOS ANGELES CITY AND COUNTY SYSTEMS) TOWARD MAKING CERTAIN HIGH-VOLUME PROCEEDINGS AS 'UN-COURT-LIKE' AS POSSIBLE TO DISPOSE OF HIGH CASELOADS.
Abstract: DISCUSSED ARE LOS ANGELES MUNICIPAL AND COUNTY COURT REFORM MEASURES OR INNOVATIONS WHICH HAVE ENABLED RAPID HANDLING OF PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS OFFENSES, TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS, JUVENILE CASES, AND SMALL CLAIMS ACTIONS.
Index Term(s): California; Caseload management; Correctional organization; Court case flow management; Drunkenness; Juvenile court procedures; Juvenile processing; Municipal courts
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