State of Judiciary

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Chief Justice Harold D. Melton delivered his second State of the Judiciary address to a joint session of the Legislature at 11 a.m. in the House Chamber of the Georgia State Capitol.

The annual speech is an opportunity to update the legislative branch on the judicial branch by showcasing recent work and highlighting the challenges that remain. Among those challenges, Melton spoke about access to justice and a promising new way some Georgia courts are addressing it.

Chief Justice Harold D. Melton will deliver his first State of the Judiciary address to a joint session of the Legislature at 11 a.m. in the House Chamber of the Georgia State Capitol.