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Title: MARYLAND JUDICIARY - ANNUAL REPORT, 1978-1979 STATISTICAL ABSTRACT
Author(s): D U BEREZNAK; R C FRANKE; N P GAINER
Corporate Author: Maryland Administrative Office of the Courts
United States of America
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 98
Sponsoring Agency: Maryland Administrative Office of the Courts
Annapolis, MD 21401
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS REPORT, WHICH ACCOMPANIES THE ANNUAL REPORT OF THE MARYLAND JUDICIARY, PRESENTS STATISTICS ON THE JUDICIARY SYSTEM FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 1979, AS WELL AS COMPARISONS WITH THE 5 PREVIOUS YEARS.
Abstract: COURTS INCLUDED ARE THE COURT OF APPEALS, THE COURT OF SPECIAL APPEALS, THE CIRCUIT COURTS, AND THE DISTRICT COURT. FOR THE COURT OF APPEALS, DATA PRESENTED INCLUDES APPLICATIONS FOR CERTIORARI, AVERAGE TIME INTERVALS FOR DISPOSITIONS OF APPEALS, CALENDAR STATUS, AND DISPOSITIONS OF CASES. DATA PRESENTED FOR THE COURT OF SPECIAL APPEALS INCLUDES CALENDAR STATUS, AVERAGE TIME INTERVALS FOR DISPOSITION OF APPEALS, AND DISPOSITION OF CASES. FOR THE CIRCUIT COURTS, DATA PRESENTED INCLUDES THE NUMBER AND TYPES OF CASES FILED IN EACH COURT, TERMINATIONS, CATEGORIES OF CASES, RATIO OF TRIALS TO DISPOSITIONS, AVERAGE DAYS FROM FILING TO HEARING AND DISPOSITION, CASELOADS RELATIONSHIPS TO POPULATION, AND APPEALS. DISTRICT COURT DATA PRESENTED INCLUDES MOTOR VEHICLE, CRIMINAL, AND CIVIL CASES, AND CASELOADS' RELATIONSHIPS TO POPULATION. DEFINITIONS OF TERMS USED AND APPENDIXES LISTING NAMES OF COURT AND JUDICIARY PERSONNEL ARE INCLUDED. (CFW)
Index Term(s): Court statistics; Data analysis; Maryland; State courts
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