In order to secure and protect the rights of persons who are unable to readily understand or communicate in the English language and cannot be protected in legal proceedings unless qualified interpreters are provided, the Nebraska Supreme Court creates the Interpreter Advisory Committee. The purpose of the committee shall be to create, evaluate and recommend statewide policies, rules and regulations of court and probation interpreting throughout the state.
The Interpreter Advisory Committee will address the following:
The Interpreter Advisory Committee shall encourage interpreters, judges, probation officers, members of the legal profession and other interested persons to provide information which will assist the Committee in the performance of their duty.
Origin/Authorization: Nebraska Supreme Court consultation minutes of September 14, 2005.
Terms: All terms to be served at the pleasure of the Court.
|Justice William B. Cassel (ex-officio)||Supreme Court|
|Judge Paul Merritt||District Court|
|Judge William Wright||District Court|
|Judge Christopher Kelly||Juvenile Court|
|Judge Patrick McDermott||County Court|
|Judge Craig McDermott||County Court|
|Judge Randin Roland||County Court|
|Judge John Hoffert||Workers' Compensation Court|
|Dori Kroeger||District Court Clerk|
|Ellen Faltys||Clerk Magistrate|
|Bob Denton||Chief Probation Officer|
|Maureen Larsen||Deaf/Hard of Hearing Interpreter|
|Dr. Mary Willis||UNL Associate Professor of Anthropology|
|Jeck-Jenard Navarrete||Office of the Federal Public Defender Interpreter|
|Janice Walker||State Court Administrator|
|Judy Beutler (ex-officio)||State Court Administration|
|Sheryl Connolly (ex-officio)||State Court Administration|
|Ellen Brokofsky (ex-officio)||Probation Administrator|
|Liz Neeley (ex-officio)||Project Director of Minority and Justice Implementation Committee|
|Raul Escobar (ex-officio)||Court Interpreter Coordinator||01-31-13|
|Adriana Hinojosa (ex-officio)||Court Interpreter Coordinator||01-31-13|
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