April 2014

Athens Peer Court wins GCCA Program of the Year Award

The Georgia Council of Court Administrators awarded the 2013 Program of the Year Award to the Athens Peer Court.


The Ten Commandments for Judicial Elections

Jeff Davis, Director, Judicial Qualifications Commission

The campaign season is in full-swing for candidates for judicial office.  It is import


Quick Legislative Session

The 2014 Georgia General Assembly met from January 13 to March 20.  Each year, the AOC monitors legislation affecting the Georgia judiciary.  Below is a sampling of legislation that passed.   The Governor has 40 days to sign or veto legislation.


State Bar of Georgia Resources for Judges

The State Bar of Georgia has multiple resources to assist busy court professionals.  These resources include the following:




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In 2002, Judge Ben Studdard competed on Jeopardy! Can you answer the Final Jeopardy question he couldn't?

Category: U.S. Stamps.

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

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