Media Releases

Media Releases

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Problem-Solving Court Graduation and Celebration WHAT: 5th Judicial District Problem-Solving Court graduation and celebration. WHO: Judge James C. Stecker, Presiding WHEN: Monday, June 10, 2024 3:00 p.m. WHERE: York County Courthouse 510 N. Lincoln Avenue York, NE 68467 WHY: For...
PUBLIC HEARING: The Judicial Resources Commission will hold a public hearing on Friday, June 7, 2024, at 10:00 a.m. CDT, in Room 1510 of the State Capitol Building in Lincoln, Nebraska, to consider: Whether a judicial vacancy exists in the office of the District Court, 10th Judicial District, due to...
MEDIA ADVISORY: Lancaster County Adult Drug Court Graduation WHAT: Lancaster County Adult Drug Court graduation WHO: Judge Andrew Jacobsen, Presiding WHEN: June 11, 2024, at 6:00 p.m. WHERE: University of Nebraska College of Law 1875 N. 42nd Street Lincoln, NE 68503 WHY: For problem-solving court...
Johnson and Pawnee County Clerk Magistrate LaRita Weber recently submitted her notice of retirement effective July 5, 2024, after nearly 24 years of service to the Judicial Branch. “During her over 20 years as Clerk Magistrate, LaRita Weber has dedicated her time to assisting members of the public...
MEDIA ADVISORY: Dodge County Drug Court Graduation and Celebration WHAT: Dodge County Drug Court Graduation WHO: Judge Geoffrey C. Hall, Presiding WHEN: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 3:45 p.m., following Drug Court WHERE: Dodge County Courthouse District Court Room 428 N. Broad Street Fremont, NE WHY: For...
MEDIA ADVISORY: Problem-Solving Court Graduation and Celebration WHAT: Central Nebraska Veterans Treatment Court Celebrates Graduation and Problem-Solving Court Month WHO: Judge Ryan C. Carson, Presiding Matthew Branch, First Sergeant, United States Marine Corps, Retired, Keynote Speaker WHEN...
Boyd and Rock County Clerk Magistrate Cathy Jo Reiman recently submitted her notice of retirement effective June 30, 2024, after just over 34 years of service to the Judicial Branch. “Cathy Jo has admirably served the people of Boyd and Rock counties and has been an outstanding member of the...
Nebraska's first Public Guardian, Michelle Chaffee, has announced her retirement, effective June 3, 2024. Chaffee, who serves as the Director of the Office of Public Guardian (OPG) leaves behind a legacy of dedicated service to Nebraska's Judicial Branch. Established under Nebraska's Public Guardian...
The Nebraska State Bar Commission has received the Supreme Court’s approval of its recommendation for admission to the practice of law in the State of Nebraska for those having fulfilled all of the requirements under Rule § 3-117 for admission. A swearing-in ceremony took place on Thursday, April 25...
Joshua Shasserre has been named Clerk of the Supreme Court, effective May 1, 2024. Mr. Shasserre will be responsible for the overall vision, mission, goals, and objectives for the Clerk of the Supreme Court of the Nebraska Judicial Branch. The Clerk of the Supreme Court is a high-level...