Chief Brief Newsletters

CCJSCA's newlsetter, The Chief Brief, is distributed to members electronically three times a year.  The Chief Brief provides a brief snapshot of the latest issues and undertakings of the Council. 

<p>I imagine that every person who assumes the office of president of the Council of Chief Judges hopes to leave the organization a little better than it was when he or she began. The quality of my predecessors will make that task a bit more daunting this year, but with...
<p>Message from the New President; When the Chiefs Came Marching into NOLA!&nbsp;</p>
<p>In my previous columns for the Chief Brief, I have tried to emphasize the core mission of CCJSCA&mdash;&ldquo;to provide a body for consultation and education concerning the improvement of the administration of justice, rules and methods of procedure, and the...
Why participate in CCJSCA? How will participation benefit you and your court? Are the benefits worth the dues paid by your court and the commitment of your time? For me, the answers are found in our statement of purpose: to afford our members, as leaders of the state...
Thirty-three years have passed since 35 forward-thinking chief judges met in Reno, Nevada, answering the call of Chief Judge David Enoch of the Colorado Court of Appeals to create a national group to address the management concerns facing the chief judges of the state...
<p>The council&rsquo;s mission is to provide chiefs &ldquo;a body for consultation and education.&rdquo; You will see that mission reflected in every minute of our &ldquo;Meet Me in St. Louis: The Show Me Conference&rdquo; October 29-November 2. I hope...
<p>The council&rsquo;s mission is to provide chiefs &ldquo;a body for consultation and education.&rdquo; You will see that mission reflected in every minute of our &ldquo;Meet Me in St. Louis: The Show Me Conference&rdquo; October 29-November 2. I hope...
<p>Spring 2013 Chief Brief includes articles on Education Committee Survey, CCJSCA.org, Superstorm Sandy, St. Louis conference, Meet a New Member: Lisa Worswick, Rehnquist Award, and the first article in a four-part series on the history of CCJSCA.</p>
<p>In this issue: Changes to Our Committees, 2012 Annual Conference, CCJSCA&#39;s New Website, New Member: Clenn E. Acree, Remembrances, Returning Member: Stephen W. Powell, Kudos/Moving On, and Looking Ahead.</p>
In this issue: New Website Coming to Town!, Education at the Houston Conference, Grooving with the iPad, The Council's Notable History, Special Fund and Looking Ahead.
In this issue: A Fond Farewell, Conflict Resolution in Michigan, Future of the Council, Kudos, Hawaii's New Chief Judge and Looking Ahead.
In this issue: 2011 Conference in Miami, Conference Reflections, Venerable Member William J. Cornelius, Appellate Courts Principles, CCJSCA Survey, Moving On, Mo. Judges Drawing Legislative Lines and Looking Ahead.
In this issue: A Wonderful Week in Miami, Iowa Supreme Court Election, Mo. Court of Appeals Receives National Recognition, New Member William Murphy, Venerable Member Anthony Cardona, Kudos and Moving On.
In this issue: Napa Hosts Excellent Annual Meeting, Budget-Saving Ideas, NCSC News and Initiatives, Retirements, Kudos, Meet a Venerable Member and CCJSCA Offers Logo Sportswear.
In this issue: New Format for the Chief Brief, Napa! November! Naturally!, Conference Scholarships Are Available, Kudos, Need to Make a Speech? and Meet New Members.
In this issue: NPR Correspondent to Address CCJSCA Conference, We Salute, Conference Scholarships Available, NCSC Offers Special Access to CCJSCA, Nuts and Bolts Session Inspires Judicial School Days, Budget Woes? and Meet a Venerable Member.
In this issue: A Look Back at the Tucson Conference, Younger Next Year Book Review and Meet a Venerable Member.
In this issue: The Upcoming Conference in Tucson, Conference Scholarships, Meet a Venerable Member and We Salute...A Distinguished Member.
In this issue: The Upcoming 2008 Conference in Tucson, Executive Committee Members, The New Orleans 2007 Conference and Meet a New Member.