Month: September 2021

Eighth Judicial District Court Hosting Livestream Investiture Ceremony Sept. 30

The investiture ceremonies for four Eighth Judicial District Court judges will take place at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 30. The investitures for Judge Tara Clark Newberry, department 21; Judge Christy Craig, department 32; Judge Margaret Pickard, department V; and Judge Bita Yeager, department 1 will be live-streamed at Investitures are formal ceremonies with […]

Official Launch of the Nevada Bar Exam Study – Participants Needed

All new lawyers admitted to the Nevada bar between 2014 and February 2020 should have received an email invitation from the Nevada Supreme Court asking you to complete the Nevada Bar Study. This study will likely influence the discussions and decisions made as the bar exam is re-imagined. But its success and influence depends largely […]

Eighth Judicial District Court Reassigns Civil/Criminal Division Cases

On Friday, Sept. 3, 2021, the Eighth Judicial District Court issued Administrative Order 21-06, modifying the case assignments for the court’s Civil/Criminal Division in order to foster consistency, efficiency, and fairness. Notable reassignments include: Department 1 will now have an all-civil case assignment. Criminal cases currently being heard in Department 1 will be moved to […]