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Justice Index 2016 Launches Today

The Justice Index 2016 launches today at www.justiceindex.org and is now live on the internet. See NCAJ’s Justice Index 2016 Press Release. The Justice Index is NCAJ’s data-intensive online resource using indicators and findings to identify and to support the replication…
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Next Steps Toward Launch of Justice Index 2016

The Justice Index, www.justiceindex.org, is NCAJ’s data-intensive online resource using indicators and findings to support the replication of laws, rules and policies intended to help increase access to justice in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and, soon, Puerto Rico.…
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The Justice Index – Latest News

Latest news about the The Justice Index, the new online resource created by the National Center for Access to Justice that relies on data and findings to help increase access to justice in state based justice systems, includes the following:…
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Length of a Bail Hearing in North Dakota: 3 minutes

In his January 9, 2013 State of the Judiciary speech, North Dakota Chief Justice Gerald VandeWalle said: “I read recently that the average doctor’s appointment is scheduled for 15 minutes. No one can question the value of having enough time…
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