Found 54 results for "Hunter Hurst"
Ohio Family Court Feasibility Study: Summary of Major Recommendations
Gregory Halemba, Hunter Hurst IV, Richard Gable
This is a summary of recommendations resulting from a report prepared for the Supreme Court of Ohio. The Family Court Feasibility Study was an in-depth examination of court proceedings in a wide range of family matters over which a 'family court' may assume jurisdiction. Family matters herein are defined as legal proceedings involving delinquency, dependency, divorce and dissolution, child custody, visitation, child support, adoption, guardianship and domestic violence.
Ohio Family Court Pilot Assessment: Lorain County Pilot: Case Management Conferences in Divorces
Hunter Hurst IV
This document presents an assessment of a pilot project in the Lorain County Domestic Relations Court to establish procedures and programs to enhance the coordination and efficient management of family cases in the local court system. An important goal of the model project was to revise local juvenile and domestic court rules into 'family court rules' that would enhance the court's ability to manage its domestic and juvenile caseload in a timely and efficient …
Ohio Family Courts
Hunter Hurst IV
This issue of the Ohio Children, Families and the Court Bulletin briefly examines Ohio's role in the birth and growth of the family court idea, places Ohio family courts in the current national context, characterizes the various types of family court approaches being taken across the state, and provides an in-depth look at innovative family courts in selected Ohio counties.
Ohio Summit On Children
Hunter Hurst IV
This edition of the Ohio Children, Families, and the Courts Bulletin briefly examines the Summit, highlights some of the planning tools developed for the conference and their online availability, summarizes detail reflected in counties' initial planning agendas, and categorizes the recommendations for state-level improvements. The bulletin concludes with the next steps for the local planning teams. [MORELINK]
On-Site Technical Assistance Report: Sedgwick County Juvenile Court, Wichita, Kansas
Hunter Hurst III, Doug Thomas
This document reports on the results of a three-day technical assistance site visit and case processing review, conducted by the National Center for Juvenile Justice, to recommend improvements in operations at the Sedgwick County (Wichita), Kansas, Juvenile Court. Recommendations were made involving case processing, docketing, and detention overcrowding.
Organization and Administration of Juvenile Services: Probation, Aftercare, and State Delinquent Institutions
Hunter Hurst IV, Patricia Torbet
One-page profiles for each state and the District of Columbia that present information concerning the court(s) exercising juvenile jurisdiction and the administration of juvenile probation and aftercare services and state institutions for delinquent youth. The document includes national comparisons and a summary of recent changes in the organization/administration of juvenile services in the states.
Overview of Allegheny County Juvenile Court Dependency Case Tracking System
Hunter Hurst IV, Gregory Halemba
This is a brief look at the operation of CMIS (Case Management Information System), an automated dependency case tracking system developed for Allegheny County (Pittsburgh, PA).
Pennsylvania CIP Reassessment Study: Final Report with State-Level Recommendations
Gregory Halemba, Hunter Hurst IV, Susanna Zawacki, Rachael Lord
As part of a national court improvement project (CIP), the Philadelphia Family Court is responsible for a statewide assessment of Pennsylvania court processing of dependency matters. The National Center for Juvenile Justice was selected to conduct the initial assessment, which was completed in 1998. A number of site-specific and state-level recommendations were made at that time, with particular reference to Allegheny and Philadelphia County court reform.
Planning Interventions for Unruly and Truant Youth
Hunter Hurst IV
This issue of Ohio Bulletin summarizes requirements to develop strategic plans for a continuum of voluntary services to unruly and truant youth, offers examples from two counties, and describes programs of four Ohio juvenile courts that have addressed key aspects of the required service coordination plans. [MORELINK]
Policy Alternatives and Current Court Practice in the Special Problem Areas of Jurisdiction Over the Family - Final Report
Linda Szymanski, Theresa Homisak, Hunter Hurst III
Emphasizes the need for urban courts to adopt a process to serve its constituents properly through training, the ability to enforce orders, and personal qualities of the judge who presides over its affairs. [Final Report]