Memory of a lifetime

Memory of a lifetime

2016-10-31T23:37:45+00:00 October 31st, 2016|
Twenty-two children got the memory of a lifetime as their adoption dreams were granted today by District Court Family Division Judge Cynthia Giuliani. Eleven families got a special treat when the judge dressed as a fairy godmother for the special adoptions. The kids showed up for their [...]
2016-10-31T23:37:45+00:00 October 31st, 2016|

Judge to transform to fairy godmother to make adoptions magical experience

Judge to transform to fairy godmother to make adoptions magical experience

2016-10-25T19:05:34+00:00 October 25th, 2016|
Being adopted and having a forever family is a dream come true for many children in our community who have suffered abuse and neglect. Each year around Halloween, District Court Family Judge Cynthia Giuliani  transforms to a fairy godmother  to makes kids’ adoptions wishes a [...]
2016-10-25T19:05:34+00:00 October 25th, 2016|

CASA volunteers will enter holiday season with a new purpose after they swear to take action for abused and neglected children

CASA volunteers will enter holiday season with a new purpose after they swear to take action for abused and neglected children

2016-10-20T17:52:50+00:00 October 20th, 2016|
A fresh group of Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) volunteers will gain a new sense of purpose in time for the holiday season after they are sworn in at a ceremony at the Eighth Judicial District Family Court on Monday, Oct. 24 at noon, at Family [...]
2016-10-20T17:52:50+00:00 October 20th, 2016|

Have a new purpose this holiday season – Upcoming CASA Orientations Offer Opportunity To Join To Make A Difference For Kids  

Have a new purpose this holiday season – Upcoming CASA Orientations Offer Opportunity To Join To Make A Difference For Kids  

2016-10-18T20:03:00+00:00 October 18th, 2016|
There is a big need for CASAs in Clark County. Several opportunities are upcoming for people who want to have a positive impact on the life of a child. Those who want to help abused and neglected children are invited to one of the upcoming [...]
2016-10-18T20:03:00+00:00 October 18th, 2016|

District Court Video Conferencing offers option to overcome logistical hurdles for testimony

District Court Video Conferencing offers option to overcome logistical hurdles for testimony

2016-10-14T18:59:36+00:00 October 14th, 2016|
The ability to present testimony via video conference is up and running in all courtroom in the District Court at the Regional Justice Center. Easy access to video conferencing has been highly anticipated and a hot topic at several of the recent Civil Bench Bar [...]
2016-10-14T18:59:36+00:00 October 14th, 2016|

Brenoch Wirthlin recognized as September pro bono volunteer of the month

Brenoch Wirthlin recognized as September pro bono volunteer of the month

2016-10-05T17:53:30+00:00 October 5th, 2016|
Brenoch Wirthlin recognized as September pro bono volunteer of the monthBrenoch Wirthlin, who is a Director at the Fennemore Craig law firm, was recognized by the District Court judges as the September pro bono volunteer of the month. Since 2012, Brenoch has accepted seven new [...]
2016-10-05T17:53:30+00:00 October 5th, 2016|

District Court to use $1.4 million grant for residential treatment program to end the cycle of addiction and crime for participants

District Court to use $1.4 million grant for residential treatment program to end the cycle of addiction and crime for participants

2016-10-03T23:35:50+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|
 The Eighth Judicial District Court is using a $1.4 million grant from the State Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH) to work to end the cycle of addiction and crime through residential treatment for 80 participants. There is a desperate need for residential substance [...]
2016-10-03T23:35:50+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|