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Judicial Selection and Judicial Administration Innovations in the United States, 1970-1979 (ICPSR 8252)
Principal Investigator(s): Glick, Henry R.
This data collection contains information for all 50 states on the major developments in the selection of state judges and the administration of each state court system. The data include the age of the state administrator's office, the percentage of court administrative staffers per total number of judges in trial courts, the salary of the state court administrator, and the percentage of total state expenditures allocated to court management. In addition, the court systems are rated according to eight indexes, including the Berkson/Carbon Consolidation and Simplification of Trial Court Structure Index and the 1967 Procedural Rule-Making Power Index.
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Glick, Henry R. Judicial Selection and Judicial Administration Innovations in the United States, 1970-1979. ICPSR08252-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2000. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08252.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08252.v1
This study was funded by:
- Florida State University. Policy Sciences Program
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: administration, court system, criminal justice system, funding, judge selection, management, policies and procedures, state courts, trial courts
Geographic Coverage: United States
Date of Collection:
Universe: All 50 states.
Data Types: aggregate data
data collections from the American Judicature Society and the Council of State Governments
Original ICPSR Release: 1984-11-12
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