Court of Criminal Appeals Rules Advisory Committee Meeting October 26, 2018 9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M
October 11, 2018
The Court of Criminal Appeals will hold a Rules Advisory Committee meeting on Friday, October 26, 2018, 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
The meeting will be held in the Tom C. Clark Bldg., 205 W. 14th St., Room 101A, Austin, Texas.
Judicial Compensation Commission Releases 2018 Report to the Legislature
September 26, 2018
The Judicial Compensation Commission released its 2018 Report to the Legislature this month. Among its recommendations is a 15% increase in compensation for judges and justices on the Supreme Court, Court of Criminal Appeals, Courts of Appeals and District Courts. Each biennium, the Commission is required to take into consideration several factors, most importantly, the level of overall compensation adequate to attract the most highly qualified individuals in the state, from a diversity of life and professional experiences, to serve in the judiciary without unreasonable economic hardship and with judicial independence unaffected by financial concerns.