BOS 2004: Chapter 5: State Judicial Branch

Chapter 5 of the 2004 Book of the States contains the following articles and tables:

Book of the States 2004

Chapter 5: State Judicial Branch

Article:

  1. "Trends and Issues in the State Courts: Challenges and Achievements"

Tables:

Judiciary

  TABLE: 5.1: State Courts of Last Resort.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 5.2: State Intermediate Appellate Courts and General Trial Courts: Number of Judges and Terms.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 5.3: Qualifications of Judges of State Appellate Courts and General Trial Courts.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 5.4: Compensation of Judges of Appellate Courts and General Trial Courts.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 5.5: Selected Data on Court Administrative Courts and General Trial Courts.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 5.6: Length of Terms in Office for State Courts: State by State.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 5.7: Selection and Retention of Judges.  Download in Excel or PDF.

  TABLE 5.8: Removal of Judges.  Download in Excel or PDF.