Judicial Council

August Judicial Council Meeting

The Judicial Council met in Atlanta at the Georgian Club on August 9, 2017. Vice Chief Judge Christopher J. McFadden, Judge Stephen Kelley, Judge Bonnie Chessher Oliver, Judge Nancy Bills, Judge Philip Spivey, Judge Glenda Dowling, and Judge Matthew McCord were administered the Council’s oath as its newest members.  Judge LaTisha Dear Jackson was sworn in last week by Chief Justice Hines.

Promoting Accessibility and Transparency in the Courts

Promoting Access PanelFollowing the August 9 Judicial Council meeting, a panel discussion on "Promoting Public Access and Transparency in Georgia’s Judicial Branch #Engage" was held. Chief Judge Stephen Dillard, Court of Appeals; Judge Jason B. Thompson, State Court of Fayette County; and Chief Judge W. Allen Wigington, Magistrate Court of Pickens County, comprised the panel.

Mid Year Video Recap

Mid year video recap of the Judicial Council activities for 2017.

 

 

Sonny Seiler Recalls First Judicial Council

Mr. Sonny Seiler, an original member of the 1973 Judicial Council, recounted his time on the Council at the April 2017 Judicial Council meeting. Mr. Seiler also owns a certain mascot for the University of Georgia.

 

 

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