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At its March meeting, the Judicial Conference received a report on the potentially dire consequences the Judiciary may face if a Fiscal Year 2011 funding measure is not soon adopted.
Judicial Conference of the United States, March 2011
Executive Committee of the Judicial Conference
Congress passed a short-term spending bill to keep the government running until April 8.
The federal district courts saw continued growth in civil, criminal and bankruptcy filings.
USMS Director Stacia Hylton has years of experience that she says will help the Marshals Service address concerns faster and more comprehensively.
The federal Judiciary’s pilot to evaluate the effect of cameras in courtrooms is looking for volunteers.
The Senate Judiciary Committee has approved its subcommittees and their jurisdictions.
Judge Patti Saris (D. Mass) is the new chair of the U.S. Sentencing Commission.
Federal judges tell how they overcame obstacles to serve on the bench.