Podcast

Measures for Justice: Stories of Data in Action

By |2020-05-15T16:48:11+00:00April 23rd, 2020|All, Attorney, Attorney Case Management, Blog, Court Case Management, Custody Management, Justice-Involved Youth, Podcast, Resources, Supervision Case Management|

Amy Bach, founder of the non-profit Measures for Justice, lives by the motto: “You can’t change what you can’t see.” Illuminating the truth through data has been her life’s passion, and Amy works with agencies across the country to make meaningful change to promote justice. Hear stories about data research at MSJ, and get advice for how your agency can start moving toward greater transparency and positive change.

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How the CSG Justice Center is ‘Stepping Up’ for Behavioral Health

By |2020-05-15T16:48:12+00:00March 10th, 2020|All, Attorney Case Management, Behavioral Health, Blog, Court Case Management, Podcast, Resources, Supervision Case Management|

The line between health issues and legal issues is frequently blurred, particularly with mental illness and substance use disorders. How can we un-blur that line? How do we get people the help they need while maintaining public safety? Host Sue Humphreys talks with Ayesha Delany-Brumsey of the Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center and Stepping Up Initiative to examine health issues in the justice system and what’s making a difference.

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Judge Anthony Capizzi’s View from the Bench: What’s Up with Kids Today?

By |2020-05-15T16:48:13+00:00February 14th, 2020|All, Attorney, Attorney Case Management, Blog, Court Case Management, Justice-Involved Youth, Podcast, Resources|

Youth crime is down, but the severity of offenses is up. Abuse and neglect are on the rise. Kids today are dealing with a lot, and sometimes, courts have the opportunity to intervene at just the right moment to make a difference. Host Sue Humphreys welcomes the Honorable Judge Anthony Capizzi to talk about juvenile justice, the role of the court, and how alternative interventions are sparking positive change.

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A2J: Tipping the Scale Toward Accessibility

By |2020-05-15T16:48:14+00:00January 16th, 2020|Access to Justice, All, Blog, Court, Court Case Management, Podcast, Resources|

A2J has become one of the many buzzwords in the justice sector, but what does true access to justice look like? What can courts do to tip the scales toward accessibility? Join host Sue Humphreys as she digs into court accessibility with special guest Renee Danser, Associate Director of Research and Strategic Partnerships at the Access to Justice Lab at Harvard Law School.

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Redefining Your “Day in Court”: Citizen-Centered Court Technology

By |2020-05-15T16:48:15+00:00December 16th, 2019|Access to Justice, All, Blog, Court, Court Case Management, Podcast, Resources|

What does the shift toward citizen-centered technology mean for courts? MJ Cartwright, Court Innovations CEO, and Dunrie Greiling, Matterhorn product/market strategy, join host Sue Humphreys to discuss the evolution of online dispute resolution.

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Scaling Up for the Need: A Drug Court Judge’s Story

By |2020-05-15T16:48:15+00:00November 16th, 2019|All, Blog, Court, Court Case Management, Podcast, Problem-Solving Courts, Resources|

During her first 20 years in criminal justice, working as a prosecutor and then a defense attorney, Judge Christine Carpenter saw how closely drugs and alcohol connect to crime and justice outcomes. She knew it was time to start treating substance use and abuse differently, and she became a pioneer in what we know today as Drug Courts. In the latest episode of Scaling Justice, host Sue Humphreys sits down with Judge Carpenter to hear her story.

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Scaling Justice: Lessons in Data Quality

By |2020-05-15T16:48:16+00:00October 17th, 2019|All, Attorney Case Management, Blog, Classification, Court Case Management, Custody Management, Podcast, Resources, Supervision Case Management|

Data is central to the criminal justice decisions that affect lives, families, and communities every day. It drives more equitable outcomes, helps objectivity reign, and supports healthy communities. But how do we know the data is right? How do we know we can rely on it? Learn what data quality means for criminal justice practitioners and what each of us can do to make it better.

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Scaling Justice: Componentized Technologies in our Courts

By |2020-05-15T16:48:17+00:00September 10th, 2019|All, Blog, Court Case Management, Court Component Model, Podcast, Technology Solutions|

In the CCM, a network of components work together to power the business of your court, and each component accomplishes a specific function. This gives courts the flexibility to mix and match components based on their needs and easily swap them out as needs evolve. To future-proof, courts need a strong foundational case management system that will fully meet their needs now and be component-ready for the future.

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