Month: January 2016

State Bar Seeking to Better Civic Education in Partnership with the James Madison Project

  The James Madison Legacy Project is a three-year nationwide initiative of the Center for Civic Education that will increase the number of highly effective teachers of high-need students through the professional development of 2,025 teachers, increase the achievement of at least 202,500 students in attaining state standards in civics and government,  serve the self-identified […]

Ron D. Parraguirre Appointed as Chief Justice of Nevada Supreme Court

Chief Justice Ron D. Parraguirre has assumed the administrative post of the Nevada Supreme Court from Justice James W. Hardesty. Chief Justice Parraguirre is a fourth generation Nevadan and a second generation judge. His family emigrated from the Basque country to western Nevada in the 1870’s to ranch the country south of Carson City. With […]