State of the Judiciary, State of Director's Office Addresses set for Wednesday
Madison, Wisconsin - October 18, 2010
Wisconsin Supreme Court Chief Justice Shirley S. Abrahamson will give her 2010 State of the Judiciary address on Wednesday, Oct. 20 at 9:15 a.m. at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton. The Chief Justice’s speech opens the 2010 Meeting of the Wisconsin Judicial Conference, the state's circuit and appellate court judges.
The address, titled Value, will explore how the Wisconsin court system is creating programs of value for the people of the state, measuring outcomes to best allocate resources and preserving core values to ensure that the Wisconsin judiciary remains fair, neutral, impartial and non-partisan.
Director of State Courts A. John Voelker will give the annual State of the Director’s Office presentation immediately following the Chief Justice's speech.
Both speeches will be available on the Wisconsin court system Web site by 1 p.m. on Wednesday. Media are welcome to cover these presentations.Contact:
Amanda K. Todd
Court Information Officer