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NCJ Number: 39559 Find in a Library
Title: WISCONSIN - GUIDANCE IN IMPLEMENTING CITIZENS COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATIONS AND DEVELOPING A PILOT COURT ADMINISTRATOR PROJECT, JUNE 1973 - JANUARY 1975 CRIMINAL COURTS TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROJECT
Author(s): G ALLISON; J R JAMES; H O LAWSON; E B MCCONNELL; J A TROTTER; G R WINTERS; D J SAARI
Corporate Author: American University
Institute for Studies in Justice and Social Behavior
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 29
Sponsoring Agency: American University
Washington, DC 20016
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Contract Number: J-LEAA-043-72
Publication Number: ASSIGNMENT NO 68
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: REPORT CONTAINS RESULTS AND DISCUSSION OF ATTEMPTS TO IMPLEMENT CITIZENS STUDY COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATIONS ON JUDICIAL ORGANIZATION.
Abstract: ONE RECOMMENDATION MADE TO THE SUPREME COURT WAS THAT THE STATE BE DIVIDED INTO ADMINISTRATIVE DISTRICTS. THERE WAS ALSO A RECOMMENDATION THAT A COURT ADMINISTRATOR BE OBTAINED FOR THE EAU CLAIRE AREA THAT CONSISTS OF FOUR COUNTIES COVERING NUMEROUS JUDGESHIPS. THE STUDY PROPOSED THAT THE STATE SUPREME COURT RESOLVE WHETHER THE ADMINISTRATIVE STRUCTURE OF THE STATE COURTS SHOULD BE: A) CENTRALIZED AT THE STATE LEVEL WITH DEPUTY STATE ADMINISTRATORS ASSIGNED TO WORK IN VARIOUS DISTRICTS OR COUNTIES; OR B) DECENTRALIZED WITH THE STATE COURT ADMINISTRATOR ACTING OF BEHALF OF THE SUPREME COURT AND EXERCISING ON GENERAL SUPERVISION OVER THE TRIAL COURTS THROUGH JUDGES WHO WOULD HAVE THEIR OWN ADMINISTRATORS....BS EAU CLAIRE COUNTY
Index Term(s): Citizen advisory committees; Court administrators; Court reorganization; Management; State courts; Technical assistance reports; Wisconsin
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