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Title:
Order in the courts : a history of the federal court clerk's office
Author:
Messinger, I. Scott.
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Publication Information:
Washington, DC : Federal Judicial Center, 2002.
Physical Description:
v, 79 pages ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Federal court clerks in the new nation and the early republic, 1789-1839 -- Pure and honest beyond suspicion: the clerks and the emergence of Executive Branch supervision of the federal courts, 1839-1869 -- The clerks and court reform, 1870-1919 -- Toward a more efficient and independent judiciary: the Federal Court Clerks Association, the Judicial Conference, and the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, 1919-1969 -- The emergence of the court executive, 1970-1981 -- Court administration in the information age: the automated clerk's office -- Chronology -- A note on sources for additional research at the National Archives.
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Format :
Book