Judiciary to Conduct Sixth Law and the Freshman Legislator Seminar
On Thursday, January 8, 2015, the Commonwealth Judiciary will conduct the sixth Law and the Freshman Legislator seminar, a biennial seminar specifically designed for incoming legislators. The half-day program includes a condensed course on the Covenant and Constitution, an overview of the judiciary process, and an opportunity for interactive dialogue between first-time representatives and members of the Judiciary.
Roof Repairs Begin
The Judiciary recently began repairs on the Guma’ Hustisia’s roof in Susupe. After years of significant water leaks and water damage, the project is a much-needed improvement..
Recent Supreme Court Opinions
The Supreme Court issued the following opinions recently:
Commonwealth v. Carmelita M. Guiao 2015 MP 1....read
Commonwealth v. Commonwealth Utilities Corp. 2014 MP 21 ....read
Judiciary Conducts Mock Trial Academy
On November 15, 21, and 22, 2014, the Judiciary held the first Mock Trial Academy for high school students. Over 80 students participated in the academy. The students will now be preparing for the High School Mock Trial competition on February 26-27, 2015 at the Guma’ Hustisia to compete for the honor of representing the CNMI at the national championship in May 2015...read.
For more information about the 2015 Mock Trial Competition, click here.