Main content

Judicial Conference News Releases

Explore the news releases of the Judicial Conference of the United States. 

Judicial Conference Convenes Biannual Meeting

Published onMarch 10, 1998

The Judicial Conference of the United States today received a report on the impending crisis in courthouse construction that is facing the federal Judiciary.

Judicial Conference Endorses Cost-of-Living Salary Adjustment For All Government Leaders

Published onSeptember 23, 1997

The Judicial Conference of the United States today announced its support for a cost-of-living salary adjustment (COLA) for federal judges, members of Congress, and top officials in the executive branch.

Judicial Conference Seeks New Judgeships To Handle Growing Workloads At All Levels

Published onMarch 11, 1997

The Judicial Conference of the United States today voted to transmit to Congress a request to create new appellate, district, and bankruptcy judgeships.

Judicial Conference Convenes Biannual Meeting

Published onSeptember 17, 1996

The Judicial Conference of the United States today disapproved a proposed amendment to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, which would have required the initial empaneling of a jury of 12 persons in all civil cases.

Judicial Conference Finalizes Long Range Plan

Published onSeptember 20, 1995

The Judicial Conference of the United States yesterday approved a lengthy series of recommendations from its Proposed Long Range Plan for the Federal Courts relating to federal court jurisdiction, adjudicative structure, governance, the allocation of resources, and other aspects of federal court operations and administration.

Judicial Conference Receives Long Range Plan

Published onMarch 14, 1995

Contact: David Sellers, 202-502-2600

The Judicial Conference of the United States today received from its Committee on Long Range Planning the first comprehensive long range plan in the history of the federal Judiciary.

Pages