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NCJ Number: 39674 Find in a Library
Title: KENTUCKY - REVIEW OF RULES OF ORGANIZATION AND PROCEDURE FOR THE NEW COURT OF APPEALS - CRIMINAL COURTS TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROJECT
Author(s): W CHRISTIAN; D J MEADOR
Corporate Author: American University
Institute for Studies in Justice and Social Behavior
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 31
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-013-76
Publication Number: T/A ASSIGNMENT NO 265
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: DATED JUNE 1976, THIS REPORT PRESENTS PROPOSED RULES OF ORGANIZATION AND PROCEDURE FOR THE KENTUCKY COURT OF APPEALS, WHICH SERVES AS THE COURT OF FIRST REVIEW TO WHICH APPEALS AS A MATTER OF RIGHT MAY BE TAKEN.
Abstract: IN 1975, KENTUCKY ESTABLISHED A NEW INTERMEDIATE APPELLATE COURT, THE COURT OF APPEALS. THIS COURT WAS TO HAVE FOURTEEN JUDGES. SHORTLY AFTER PASSAGE OF THE JUDICIAL ARTICLE, KENTUCKY'S OFFICE OF JUDICIAL PLANNING BEGAN THE DEVELOPMENT OF TWO SETS OF PROPOSED RULES FOR THE COURT OF APPEALS: ONE FOR PROCEDURE AND ONE FOR ORGANIZATION. THIS TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE EFFORT WAS UNDERTAKEN TO SECURE REVIEW OF THESE RULES. THE REPORT CONTAINS THE TEXT OF THE PROPOSED RULES, A COMMENTARY ON THE RULES AS A WHOLE, AND SPECIFIC COMMENTS ON EACH PROPOSED RULE....DMC
Index Term(s): Appellate courts; Court reorganization; Court rules; Court structure; Kentucky; Technical assistance reports
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