Answering the call of jury duty

Answering the call of jury duty

2014-02-28T18:29:00-07:00 February 28th, 2014|
As a court employee, I often get the question, “how do I get out of jury duty?” Those who really have a hardship can get out of serving. But those who just don’t feel like serving could be missing out on an experience that is [...]
2014-02-28T18:29:00-07:00 February 28th, 2014|

Family Court now accepting applications for Pro Tem Hearing Masters

Family Court now accepting applications for Pro Tem Hearing Masters

2014-02-21T18:41:38-07:00 February 21st, 2014|
             Family Court is now accepting applications from attorneys interested in serving as Pro Tem Hearing Masters in Domestic Violence/TPO, Child Support/Paternity, Mental Commitment, Guardianship, Juvenile Delinquency and Dependency, Discovery and Truancy Courts.  This recruitment occurs on a regular basis to insure that trained attorneys [...]
2014-02-21T18:41:38-07:00 February 21st, 2014|

Efficiency, building public trust and confidence – A work in progress

Efficiency, building public trust and confidence – A work in progress

2014-02-21T01:01:39-07:00 February 21st, 2014|
Courthouses are dynamic and often intense environments. New challenges come up every day. Chief Judge Jennifer Togliatti recently wrote in the Clark County Bar Association’s Communiqué magazine on the Eighth JD Court’s focus on improving access to justice and building public trust and confidence. She [...]
2014-02-21T01:01:39-07:00 February 21st, 2014|

Newly Minted CASA Volunteers

Newly Minted CASA Volunteers

2014-02-12T19:28:27-07:00 February 12th, 2014|
New CASA volunteers were sworn in this week. More volunteers are needed (especially men) to give children in foster care a voice. Past volunteers shared how rewarding the experience can be. For more information about the program please call 702-455-4306, visit http://www.casalasvegas.org or [...]
2014-02-12T19:28:27-07:00 February 12th, 2014|

Young people need you

Young people need you

2014-02-05T01:01:22-07:00 February 5th, 2014|
There are so many young people in our community who need someone to speak up for them, they need an advocate.  It can be tough enough to navigate going to school and making the grade when all is well in life.  Unfortunately, so many kids in [...]
2014-02-05T01:01:22-07:00 February 5th, 2014|

Choices Recovery Tree

Choices Recovery Tree

2014-02-04T23:06:28-07:00 February 4th, 2014|
The Nevada Eighth Judicial District specialty court service provider Choices is having an open house at their new location on Feb. 5 from 2 to 6 p.m., at 2725 E. Desert Inn Road Suite 180. The recovery tree pictured in this photo, has the [...]
2014-02-04T23:06:28-07:00 February 4th, 2014|