General News

  • SCJD to present free CLE program on criminal law practice

    The South Central Judicial District will offer a free continuing legal education program in October geared to attorneys practicing criminal law. The program is titled "Courtroom Criminal Basics" and two-hour sessions will be held beginning at 4 p.m. on Tuesdays Oct. 8, 15, 22, and 29.
  • NCJD welcomes new law clerk

    The North Central Judicial District recently welcomed Steven Nelson to fill the position of law clerk located in Minot. He replaces Cathy Bacon, who recently retired after more than 20 years of service to the judges and referee in Unit 4.
  • NWJD welcomes new law clerk

    The Northwest Judicial District welcomed Charles Neff to serve as law clerk on July 1. The new position was approved by the 66th Legislative Assembly due to the continuing workload in the NWJD.
  • First drug court planned Aug. 15 in Jamestown

    Jamestown Sun: "On Thursday, Aug. 15, the Southeast Judicial District Court will hold its first drug court session in Jamestown. Officials have been meeting to plan the first rural drug court to serve people in Barnes and Stutsman counties."