Thursday, May 22, 2008

Juvenile Information Sharing Webinar On Tap

The Center for Network Development in conjunction with the Juvenile Information Sharing Project has announced that will present a webinar supported by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) on June 19, 2008 from 1:00-2:00 PM on the framework for analyzing state laws as recommended in the Guidelines for Juvenile Information Sharing.

The announcement listed the following learning objectives for the session:
  • What state law permits and requires as to juvenile record sharing
  • Statutory models that authorize multiple agency cooperation
  • Interagency agreements and working memoranda of understanding
  • About an important online resource
The announcement also noted that "there is no fee to participate and registration is limited to 100 persons.  One can register online at  The deadline for registering is June 13, 2008."

Monday, May 19, 2008

Federal Court Creates Mobile Website

The April, 2008 edition of The Third Branch newsletter from the US Federal Courts contains an article titled "District Court Offers Mobile Version of Its Website". The article begins:
"Like most federal courts, the Northern District of Illinois created its website long before the advent of e-filing and the proliferation of hand-held computers."