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Posted Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 9:34am
On July 11, 2014, the Clerk of the Nebraska Supreme Court and Court of Appeals, Lanet Asmussen, will resign her office.  On that same day, Deputy Clerk, Jan Culver, will retire.“My work with the courts the past 34 years has been both challenging and rewarding,” said Asmussen.  “I feel now is the appropriate time to move on to new personal goals.”Asmussen began her career with the Judicial Branch... read more...
Posted Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 4:56pm
County Court Judge J. Patrick McArdle of Wilber, Nebraska, submitted his retirement notification to the Governor and the Chief Justice indicating his plan to retire July 31, 2014, after more than 31 years on the bench.Judge McArdle has served on the county court in Wilber and surrounding counties since taking the bench in September 1983.  McArdle has been retained in his position by area voters... read more...
Posted Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 4:30pm
The Nebraska Judicial Branch wants to warn the public about another computer virus that is being delivered via email which falsely claims to be about a court case. The Judicial Branch has again learned that emails are being sent regarding a supposed upcoming court case; however, the email is a scam.Opening any attachment or clicking on any link in the message may trigger a malicious program... read more...
Posted Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 4:53pm
The Custer Campus Board of Directors and Custer Economic Development Corporation held a groundbreaking ceremony on the site of the seven acre Custer Campus in Broken Bow.  Judicial Branch officials in attendance were:  Chief Justice Mike Heavican, State Court Administrator Corey Steel and former State Court Administrator Janice Walker.The center will include two courtrooms for county and district... read more...
Posted Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 1:38pm
Nebraska Supreme Court Chief Justice Mike Heavican and State Court Administrator Corey Steel assembled a team of court and juvenile-justice professionals to travel to Fremont to observe Dodge County’s newly remodeled juvenile courtroom in use.“County Judge Ken Vampola initiated a new approach to do things in a better way for youth who have run-ins with the law. His creative use of traditional... read more...
Posted Friday, May 9, 2014 - 8:52am
The Nebraska Supreme Court has named Carole McMahon-Boies as Administrator for Judicial Branch Education and the Attorney Services Division of the Nebraska Judicial Branch.As administrator for Attorney Services, McMahon-Boies  will provide support to the Counsel for Discipline, Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission, Nebraska State Bar Commission, and the Commission on the Unauthorized... read more...
Posted Friday, May 2, 2014 - 3:19pm
The Nebraska Supreme Court announces the appointment of Corey R. Steel of Hickman, Nebraska, as State Court Administrator.Steel has been serving in the capacity of Deputy Probation Administrator for Juvenile Services since July 1, 2013. He played an active role in providing information to the Legislature regarding juvenile justice reform.Steel also served as Juvenile Justice Specialist for the... read more...