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More than 5,000 U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services Officers help protect communities while they work to reshape lives gone criminally gone awry.
You’ll notice a new updated look for The Third Branch newsletter. The biggest change, however, is on the Judiciary’s website.
Congress urged the district courts to exercise their imaginations when it came to the use of magistrate judges. Have the federal courts followed that directive?
Our circuit libraries are on the cusp of change. They’re becoming less repositories for books and more about knowledge management.
An overwhelming majority of users of the Judiciary’s PACER system are satisfied with it, according to a recent survey.
A quick look at how the money that funds the courts is allocated.
The Judicial Education and History Center opened in the Limbaugh Courthouse in Cape Girardeau in April.
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