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Blog Posts by Janice Davidson

Engaging the Family Bar to Shape a Better Justice System for Families

Janice Davidson
Natalie Anne Knowlton
Honoring Families recently convened a diverse cross-section of the national family law bar, with the goal of identifying and discussing improvements to the system that would allow all practitioners to better serve clients and children. Part of the DIAALOGUES series of convenings at IAALS, the Family Bar Summit:...

Oklahoma's Judicial Performance Evaluation Proposal Deserves a Closer Look

Janice Davidson
HB 3380 would establish a judicial performance evaluation program for Oklahoma’s appellate and trial judges, and is remarkably similar to processes that already operate successfully in seven states where judges appear on the ballot, as they do in Oklahoma. The contemplated JPE program in Oklahoma is objective, broad-...