April 2014

Athens DUI/Drug Court sets national example, again

When the Athens DUI/Drug Court was created in 2001, it was the first of its kind in Georgia.  Today there are 22 DUI courts in Georgia and over 600 DUI courts are in operation in the United States. 


District News

District 1
Administrative Judge: Judge John Morse


Community Outreach in Fayette County

altJudge Jason Thompson, State Court of Fayette County, spent some time at Inman School to read to Mrs. Baxter’s 4th grade class to commemorate the Dr.


Effective Adjudication of Domestic Abuse Cases Course Offered

The American Judges Association, with the assistance of Futures Without Violence, and the National Center for State Courts, is proud to provide this high quality, web-based, comprehensive domestic violence education for judges.



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Clue: In late October, 2001, Tony Curtis and Lance Burton unveiled the new stamp honoring this person.

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