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Trial court performance standards with commentary

Commission on Trial Court Performance Standards (U.S.)

Trial court performance standards with commentary

a joint project of the National Center for State Courts and the Bureau of Justice Assistance, United States Department of Justice

by Commission on Trial Court Performance Standards (U.S.)

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Published by National Center for State Courts in Williamsburg, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Court administration -- United States -- Standards.,
    • Courts of first instance -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCommission on Trial Court Performance Standards.
      SeriesPublication / National Center for State Courts ;, no. R-121, Publication (National Center for State Courts) ;, R121.
      ContributionsNational Center for State Courts., United States. Bureau of Justice Assistance.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF8732 .A88 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 41 p. :
      Number of Pages41
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1886356M
      ISBN 100896561038
      LC Control Number90047481

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Michigan Code of Judicial Conduct Last Updated 5/1/ A judge may engage in the following activities: A. Law-Related Activities. (1) A judge may speak, write, lecture, teach, and participate in other activities concerning the law, the legal system, and the administration of justice.

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