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Municipal Court Judges Web Courses

  • 2017 Insights into the Sovereign Citizen Movement

    Free Webinar

    Date: August 31, 2017 - 12:00 - 1:00 pm

    Training Description: The sovereign citizen movement is experiencing a resurgence in the United States as illustrated by the Bundy standoff and other recent events. This course will provide information on the complex, conspiracy theory fueled, antigovernment beliefs held by sovereign citizens as well as information on the background and growth of the movement. The “paper terrorism” employed by movement adherents will be detailed, along with examples of the more extreme and violent tactics employed by sovereign citizens that have resulted in murder of criminal justice personnel. Ways to identify sovereign citizens and tips on handling encounters with them will also be explored.

  • 2017 Nevada Legislative Review 2017

    Free Webinar

    Date: September 28, 2017 - 12:00 - 1:30 pm

    Training Description: The 79th session of the Nevada Legislature concluded on June 6, 2017. There were 522 Assembly Bills and 555 Senate Bills introduced during the 120-day session. Please join Ben Graham, Esq. and John McCormick for an interactive webinar as they guide you through the bills that may impact the courts.

  • 2013 The Federal Language Assistance Mandate & How it Impacts Nevada State Courts (For Judges & Judicial Officers)

    Free Recorded Webcast (May 17, 2013)

    Training Description: What is Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Federal Language Assistance Mandate? How do language assistance requirements impact Nevada state courts? What is the potential liability of not providing language assistance within the courts? Mr. Bruce Adelson, will provide an introductory look at Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the application of language assistance requirements to Nevada state courts, and Title VI compliance enforcement efforts by the U.S. Department of Justice. He will also discuss real-life Title VI scenarios involving language assistance and the courts, Nevada-specific demographics concerning the state’s non-English speaking population, and steps for enhancing Title VI compliance in Nevada’s state courts.