Judicial Council To Meet in Atlanta


Atlanta, GA — The Judicial Council, chaired by Chief Justice Hugh P. Thompson, will meet at the Carter Center Cyprus Room on December 9, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon to discuss a variety of action items and reports.

            Members will hear reports from the Strategic Plan Implementation Committee, the Policy and Legislative Committee, and the Judicial Workload Assessment Committee. The Judicial Council will vote on the curricula for the Magistrate and Municipal Court Training Councils. A panel discussion on Successful Communications During a High Profile Case or a Crisis will be held at 1 p.m.

            The 26-member Judicial Council of Georgia meets several times a year to act on policy and administrative matters of the judiciary. Judges of the appellate and trial courts at all levels are represented on the Council. For the agenda and meeting materials, please click here.