Assessing the causes of racial disparities in drug courts: An intersectional approach to eliminating barriers to admittance
In Their Own Words: The Impact of Indirect Trauma Exposure on Judges Presiding Over Cases Involving Minors Involved in Sex Trafficking
National Symposium on Sentencing--The Judicial Response to Crime: Instructor's Guide for Classroom Video
National Symposium on Sentencing--The Judicial Response to Crime: Report and Policy Guide
Italian Court Honorary Judges (From Policing in Central and Eastern Europe: Dilemmas of Contemporary Criminal Justice, P 443-452, 2004, Gorazd Mesko, et al. eds. -- See NCJ-207973)
The Hidden Costs of Reentry: Understanding the Barriers to Removing a Criminal Record
NIJ hosted a webinar to discuss under-researched aspects of reentry: expungement of criminal records and the impact of those records. This webinar includes a presentation of ongoing research projects examining the impact of legal aid for expungement and past research projects studying the accuracy and permanency of criminal records and the prevalence of collateral consequences of conviction. A Q&A session will conclude this webinar.
Looking Up at the Ivory Tower: Juvenile Court Judges' and Attorneys' Perceptions of Research Use
Total Approach to Diversity: An Assessment and Curriculum Guide for State Courts Model Guide 1
Booker and Beyond Analyzing Sentencing Reform and Exploring New Research Directions
This webinar features a discussion of previously published research on the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2005 Booker decision - which effectively transformed the United States Sentencing Guidelines from a mandatory, to an advisory, system. The presentation will address selected research findings from the last 15 years. Individual participants will briefly review their previous research findings with particular attention paid to the analytic methods used.
Firearm Removal, Judicial Decision-Making, and Domestic Violence Protection Orders
Can Court Diversion Improve School Attendance among Elementary Students? Evidence from Five School Districts
Testing the Efficacy of Judicial Monitoring: A Randomized Trial at the Rochester
National Judicial Reporting Program (Bureau of Justice Statistics)
From 1986 to 2006 the National Judicial Reporting Program (NJRP) collected felony sentencing from a nationally representative stratified sample of state courts in 300 counties. The information collected included: age, race and gender of persons convicted of an offense; dates of arrest, conviction and sentencing data; mode of conviction and type of sentence imposed. Data were collected every 2 years during this time period.
Dual System Youth: At the Intersection of Child Maltreatment and Delinquency
Across the country, child welfare and juvenile justice systems now recognize that youth involved in both systems (i.e., dual system youth) are a vulnerable population who often go unrecognized because of challenges in information-sharing and cross system collaboration. In light of these challenges, national incidence rates of dual system youth are not known.