News releases

2022 Releases

January 14 State Chief Justices call for end to business as usual in ‘eviction courts’ in Times guest essay

2021 Releases

December 29 NCSC statement on the passing of Retired Justice Mary Fairhurst of Washington
December 13 National Center for State Courts launches grant program to boost eviction diversion efforts
November 24 Seven accomplished court, legal leaders inducted into Warren E. Burger Society
October 29 Rural Justice Collaborative announces rural justice innovation sites
October 29 State court leaders laud renewed federal focus on access to justice
October 28 Texas district clerk to receive 2021 G. Thomas Munsterman Award for Jury Innovation
October 12 Louisiana judge to receive William H. Rehnquist Award for Judicial Excellence
September 21 Videos about courts that are interesting, informative, and, yes, funny
September 2 Arizona-based sociologist receives 2020 Warren E. Burger Award for Excellence in Court Administration
September 2 New council set to expand education, training for nation’s treatment courts
August 30 Conference of Chief Justices, NCSC point to Attorney General’s letter: “State courts are on front lines of the eviction crisis”
August 12 State supreme court chief justices, NCSC president discuss eviction crisis with Attorney General
July 28 Minnesota state court administrator to lead two national court organizations
July 28 Rhode Island Supreme Court chief justice to lead two national court organizations
July 16 Joint Statement of Commitment to Continuing Cooperation, SAMHSA-CCJ-COSCA
June 18 NCSC offers eviction diversion resources
May 19 Ohio Supreme Court's Civic Education Program named 2021 Sandra Day O'Connor Award recipient
May 10 State court leaders launch national initiative to improve racial equity in the justice system
April 26 Texas and California students earn top honors in NCSC's 2021 Civics Education Essay Contest
March 29 Indiana Supreme Court administrator receives national Distinguished Service Award
February 26 New Rural Justice Collaborative works to solve justice issues
February 25 Introducing the Chief Justice Mark S. Cady Family Justice Reform Initiative
February 11 Adoption of Virtual Services in Judicially Led Diversion Programs Preliminary Survey Findings