Judiciary Hosts the Seventh Biennial Law and the Freshman Legislator
The CNMI Judiciary conducted its seventh Law and the Freshman Legislator seminar last Friday, hosting the six newly elected legislators, all of whom serve in the House of Representatives.
The freshman legislators in attendance included Francisco C. Aguon, Donald C. Barcinas, Ivan A. Blanco, Alice S. Igitol, Jose I. Itibus, and Gregorio M. Sablan, Jr.
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Judiciary to Conduct 3rd Mock Trial Academy
On Saturday, December 10, 2016, the Commonwealth Judiciary will be conducting the 3rd Judiciary Mock Trial Academy to prepare students for the 2017 CNMI High School Mock Trial Competition and the National High School Mock Trial Championship. The Academy is intended to be a resource for students in the initial preparation for the CNMI and national competitions, similar to other jurisdictions that have the advantage of mock trial resources at law schools.
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2016 CNMI Judiciary Conference on Strategic Planning
The 2016 CNMI Judiciary Conference on Strategic Planning is set for November 21st and 22nd. Planning sessions will be held on Saipan, resulting in adjusted business hours for all courthouses on Rota, Saipan, and Tinian, and to accommodate plenary discussions with Judiciary staff and stakeholders.
Court services for the week of November 21st will be scheduled as follows:
Monday, 11/21/2016 Rota - Closed Saipan - Open 7:30am - 11:30 am
Closed 12:30pm - 4:30pm Tinian - Closed
Tuesday, 11/22/2016 Rota - Closed Saipan - Closed 7:30am - 11:30 am Open 12:30pm - 4:30pm Tinian - Closed
Wednesday, 11/23/2016 All Islands - Regular business hours
Thursday, 11/24/2016 All Islands - Closed (Thanksgiving Holiday)
Friday, 11/25/2016 All Islands - Regular business hours