Whose example would you like to follow, and why? Court of Appeals | Heidi Almase defeated Jim Davis in the general election for Nevada 8th Judicial District Court Family Division Department X on November 3, 2020. Any edits made by Ballotpedia will be clearly marked with [brackets] for the public. font-style: italic; .non_result_row th { font-weight: bold; font-size: 2em; Hoskin says he practiced primarily family law for almost two decades before before taking the bench in 2009. in Economics in 1988. from the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2001. I believe judges should follow the law with efficiency but also listen with compassion. Presiding Judge Charles J. Hoskin Eighth Judicial District Court. She earned a bachelor's degree and a master's degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 1992 and in 1996, respectively. The District Court is supervised by a judge elected to a six-year … .votebox-results-metadata-p { Please list below 3 key messages of your campaign. .widget-row.Libertarian { She was the first female justice of the Nevada Supreme Court. width: 100%; | The Court also has jurisdiction over appeals from district courts and administrative agencies. Additionally, judges are often called on to hear difficult testimony or to hear very good people on their worst day. Almase was affiliated with the Judicial Council of Nevada from 2015 to 2017, with the Nevada Judges of Limited Jurisdiction in 2011 to 2017, with the Nevada Commission on Judicial Discipline from 2015 to 2017 as an alternate member, and with the Nevada Pre-Trial Assessment Committee from 2015 to 2016. I admire Justice Miriam Shearing. background-color: #f9d334; A total of 20 judges preside over family and juvenile cases. } else { I believe everyone should get to know their local judges. .votebox-results-metadata { margin-bottom: -2px !important; margin-top: 0px; .mw-body #mw-content-text th.votebox-results-cell--text { width: 100%; letter-spacing: 0.03em; height: 22px; Ballotpedia does not edit or correct typographical errors unless the candidate's campaign requests it. word-wrap: break-word; display: table; He received his J.D. A close second has been obtaining my degrees after dropping out of high school. let item = jQuery('.votebox .indicate_scroll').get(index); Export color: #888; font-weight: bold; clear: both; width: 50%; Toni Morrison's Beloved (any thing by Toni Morrison). Have you ever been rated by a Bar Association? } Jacob Reynolds, District Court Department 21. } .inner_percentage.Republican { } The Family Division of the Eighth Judicial District Court was created in January 1993. I have been serving this community for nearly 25 years, first as a state police officer, later as a prosecutor and judge. } } } What areas of public policy are you personally passionate about? .race_footer { I am a father of seven children, four of which I adopted. Each administrative district court district has a } To meaningfully address mental illness and addiction in both our youth and in adults. Senior Judge … padding-left: 10px; background-color: grey; Supreme Court | letter-spacing: .03em; I have struggled to be both a professional and working parent. If exigent circumstances exist however, you can file a Motion asking for an earlier date with the Clerk’s office in room 109 of Courthouse East, 111 N. Calvert Street. Almase ran for election for the Department X judge of the Nevada 8th Judicial District Court Family Division. margin-bottom:16px; While attending Northwestern, he served as the Ninth Circuit Review Editor for the Law Review. top: 2px; background-color: grey; margin-right: 12px; Election governance | overflow-y: auto; .results_table { } } } I am very concerned about heavy caseloads and families waiting too long for decisions in their cases. Hammond Judges. I have called Las Vegas home for over 30 years. color: white; left: 0; defer(); To view Almase's endorsements in the 2020 election, please click here. .votebox_legend { float: left; height: 56px; color: #fff; } Proudly designed by OsambelaAndAssociates.com, 318 S. Maryland Parkway I held the job for five years, until I was 17. font-size: 16px; Joanna Kishner, District Court Department 31. This impact can last for your entire life. What's on my ballot?

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Heidi Almase is a judge-elect for Department X of the Nevada 8th Judicial District Court Family Division. font-size: 1.2em; } } display: inline-block; .race_header.libertarian { I have seen the court system from many sides, and I am uniquely empathetic and sympathetic to what our families go through. vertical-align: top; } As your judge, I’ll bring these ethics to our family court. font-size: 12px; color: #888; } What qualities do you possess that you believe would make you a successful officeholder? width: 100% !important; If the candidate disagrees with an edit, he or she may request the full removal of the survey response from Ballotpedia.org. Colors by the Black Pumas (live in Austin). .percentage_number { For someone who reads for a living, it is a treat to slow down and savor her language and story. Las Vegas 408 East Clark Avenue Las Vegas, NV 89101 (702) 486-9300 .survey-result {padding:10px;} } } Belknap County has one Family Division: 1. Her current term ends on January 3, 2021. While every District Court Judge can preside over minor criminal matters, many judges specialise in particular aspects of the District Court system: jury trials, family, youth, civil or ACC appeals. .infobox p { color: black; Honorable Adam J. Eggleston, Judge Kelsey Hillard, Court Administrator Shannan M. Kane, Attorney Magistrate Zoom Information: Judge Eggleston Zoom/Meeting ID#: 722 946 0898 Magistrate Kane Zoom/Meeting ID#: 690 147 2398 . Her language is lyrical and a feast. } I have practiced civil, criminal and family law and not one day goes by where I don't use my experience in all three areas in Family Court where I have worked for the past three years. } .courts-container hr {background-color:#f0a236;padding-bottom:2px;}, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals • U.S. District Court: District of Nevada • U.S. Bankruptcy Court: District of Nevada, Nevada Supreme Court • Nevada Court of Appeals • Nevada District Courts • Nevada Justice Courts • Nevada Municipal Courts • Clark County Family Court, Nevada, Courts in Nevada • Nevada judicial elections • Judicial selection in Nevada, Nevada elections in 2021 | .widget-row.Democratic { State legislature | District courts are divided into 41 districts across the state and sit in the county seat of each county. Second, a judge must make good decisions and a good record. Presiding Judge Charles Hoskin graduated from the University of Utah with a B.A. } NH CIRCUIT COURT 5th Circuit - Family Division – Claremont 1 Police Court Suite 2 Claremont, NH 03743-3629. padding-top: 3px; I have also presided over hundreds of bench trials. You will then take a Right of the of the exit ramp onto Route 11 and 103 the sign says “Newport 24 miles”. text-align: center; position: relative; Both are critical in family matters. background-color: #f9d334; At the end of the day, I hope my choices and example serves my children. To me, this means showing up every day on time, being prepared and polite. border:1px solid #FFB81F; Track This Contest. position: absolute; font-size: 20px; div.oneoff-scrollbox.short { height:250px; overflow:scroll; margin:20px; padding:10px; border:1px solid gray; } } font-weight: 300; To that end, I intend to bring compassion to the bench. text-align: center; background: #4c4c4c; | Financial regulation | .clearfix { if (window.jQuery) { Healthcare | .widget-row.value-only.white { text-align: center; Silver State Election. .image-candidate-thumbnail-wrapper { top: 0px; NH CIRCUIT COURT 4th Circuit - Family Division – Laconia 26 Academy Street Laconia, NH 03246 Hearing Officer: Dana W. Zucker Circuit Clerk: Wanda J. Loanes Deputy Clerk: Lisa Lamper I believe work ethic, integrity and commitment to public service are critical aspects of being a good judicial officer. .results_row { What are the main points you want voters to remember about your goals for your time in office? … } ul.key-messages {list-style-type: none; margin-left:10px; } Experience - six years as a former judge and nearly 20 years as an attorney. } .inner_percentage.CrossFiled { JusticeCourts | font-weight: bold; .non_result_row { p.survey-response {white-space: pre-line;} Is there a particular judge, past or present, whom you admire? .widget-row.value-only.black { They just… Continue Reading Clark County Family Court Department J I believe this to be one component of criminal justice and dependency reform. float: right; Taxes. .race_header.democratic { .widget-row.Green { Campaign finance requirements, Who represents me? overflow-x: scroll; } font-weight: bold; © 202O Paid for by the Committee to Elect Ben B. 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Jury. line-height: 1.5em; padding-left: 0; height: 50px; The Family Court helps people with divorce, annulment, child custody, visitation rights, child support, spousal support, community property division, name changes, adoption, and abuse and neglect. .votebox-results-cell--number { .results_row.winner { How long did you have it? @media screen and (max-width: 350px) { setTimeout(function() { defer() }, 500); color: #6db24f; Ballot measure laws | As a former judge, I understand docket management as well as how courts function as a separate branch of government. I was almost eight years old. The State Bar of Nevada does not rate judges. padding-top: 8px; Clemens, Michigan, USA, has jurisdiction in all civil cases involving more than $25,000.00; domestic relations cases; cases seeking equitable relief, felony criminal cases and some serious misdemeanors. Heidi Almase is a judge-elect for Department X of the Nevada 8th Judicial District Court Family Division. She previously worked in the juvenile division of Clark County District Attorney’s Office and has been in private practice, where she “focused exclusively on Family Law.” Until April, she presided over Clark County’s civil Domestic Violence Court. jQuery(item).html("Scroll for more "); width: 57%; vertical-align: middle; Elections calendar | } div.oneoff-scrollbox.regular { height:400px; overflow:scroll; margin:20px; padding:10px; border:1px solid gray; }, See also: Ballotpedia's Candidate Connection. She assumed office in 2019. top: -1px; He’s also served as the Presiding Judge for the Family Division. Why are you running for this particular court seat? She won in the general election on November 3, 2020. What characteristics or principles are most important for an elected official? What is the first historical event that happened in your lifetime that you remember? .key-messages li:last-child { margin-bottom: 0px;} Three judges serve in the Family Division: Honorable Stephen D. Gorsalitz - Court F Honorable Julie K. Phillips* - Court G Honorable G. Scott Pierangeli** - Court H, Presiding Judge of the Family Division *District Judge serving in Circuit Court **Probate Judge serving in the Circuit Court State constitution, Courts in Nevada | The Sessions Court was established at Malegaon from 29th October 1988, in the said building of Civil Judge, Junior Division, Principal court presided over by an Additional District & Additional Sessions Judge to cover the areas comprising the Revenue Talukas of Malegaon, Nandgaon & Satana. I dropped out of high school. .widget-row { width: 250px; border: 1px solid #999; background-color: green; display: block; .key-messages li {margin-bottom: 10px;} Thomas F. Donelon Courthouse Gretna, LA 70053 Suite 3200 How would you describe your legal philosophy? width: 35px !important; position: relative; This page was last updated during the official's most recent election or appointment. background-color: #f9f9f9; } } Local measures | Municipal Courts, Budget and finances | padding-bottom: 8px; vertical-align: top; .votebox-results-cell--check { She’s been a Clark County public defender for the last 10 years, including two with the juvenile delinquency unit in Family Court. These district courts serve Nevada's 17 counties. 601 N. Pecos Road . font-weight: bold; Ballot access for candidates | font-weight: bold; margin-bottom: 0; What do you consider the greatest opportunity for the legal system in your state? from Northwestern School of Law, Lewis & Clark College in 1991. background-color: #003388; overflow: hidden; left: 0px; } .votebox-covid-disclaimer { Click here to contact our editorial staff, and click here to report an error. I can relate to the roughly 1,169,110 families that live in your community, as I have raised a family myself and went through the agony of a divorce with children. margin-top: 1em; view details top UNSWORTH, SANDRA A. width: 90%; padding-bottom: 3px; background-color: #f4f4f4; Las Vegas, Nevada 89101 Email: hoskinc@clarkcountycourts.us. .image-candidate-thumbnail-wrapper .image-candidate-thumbnail { Heidi Almase completed Ballotpedia's Candidate Connection survey in 2020. margin: 0; I look up to former Attorney General Janet Reno because she led by accepting responsibility for her failures as well as her successes. overflow-y: hidden; border-radius: 50%; Largest cities | Please note that the Environment Court is not a division of the District Court, but all Environment Court Judges are considered District Court Judges. He has an error rating of 47.73 percent on 110 appeals. .courts-header { font-size:150%;background-color:#334aab;color:white;} Court Outreach and Assistance. margin-bottom:0px; } In Family Court, we have extremely high caseloads handling very personal matters, all of which must be resolved quickly. color: white; I am running for Judge in Nevada's Eighth Judicial District Court, Family Division, Department G. I’ve had 30 years of experience in the practice of law, as a litigator, volunteer, mediator, juror, arbitrator and … position: relative; Being a mom is the best thing I have ever done. As an attorney and former judge, I endeavor to have a meaningful impact on families and, in particular children. } margin-top: 1px; width: 250px; Justice of the Peace North Las Vegas Twnsh Department 3 6 year term position: absolute; padding-left: 10px; display: inline-block; }; .inner_percentage.Green { Also, as the child of a single parent and a single parent myself, I have navigated the family court system and understand how critical the process is as well as how much families need finality in their cases. background-color: green; .election_results_text { padding-bottom: 5px; N/A 2020: District Court Judge, Dept 13 Family Court Address: Phone Office Next Up for Election: Bridget Robb Peck 75 Court St., Reno, NV 89501 (775) 325-6732 N/A: 2020 District Court Judge, Dept 14 Family Court Address: Phone Office Next Up for Election: Tamatha R. Schreinert (appointed April, 2019) 75 Court St., Reno, NV 89501 Do you believe that it's beneficial for a judge to have previous experience in government or politics? I am especially passionate about mental health and addiction issues particularly as those issues impact families in Nevada. }); .inner_percentage.Democratic { margin-bottom: 0px; padding-bottom: 8px; She assumed office on January 4, 2021. Family court judges have a significant impact on your most personal relationships and decisions. Experience is the buzzword in the race for the newly created Family Court Department X seat, where attorneys Heidi Almase and Jim Davis are competing. Judge Scotti presently serves as District Court Judge for Department 2 in Clark County, a position he has held since… Read more. }, See also: Municipal elections in Clark County, Nevada (2020). color:white; I am a former City of Las Vegas Judge. } ... District Court Family Division Department V Debate - Duration: 25:02. I would also like people to believe the decision in their case was fair if not exactly what they wanted at the outset. .votebox { Family Court litigants benefit from having judges who are dedicated to serving in that capacity. Environment | Circuit Clerk: Robin Reichert Deputy Clerk: Cynthia Silva Phone: 1-855-212-1234 for calls from US or Canada (Calls from outside US or Canada call 603-415-0162) Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm. Family.
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} width: 100%; .inner_percentage { font-size: 1.25em; In that regard, a judge must be even-tempered and able to handle the most difficult situations in an evenhanded manner. Rhonda Forsberg is a judge for Department G of the Nevada 8th Judicial District Court Family Division. if(scrollHeight > 580 ) { .widget-row.value-only { text-align: center; } If you could be any fictional character, who would you want to be? } .race_header.republican { div.survey-scrollbox { height:400px; overflow:scroll; margin:20px; padding:10px; border:1px solid gray; } Judge … I have the legal and emotional experience, that qualify me to be your judge. .votebox-scroll-container { margin-top: 16px; background-color: #ccc; I believe in three ethics that our courts need; empathy, equality and efficiency. .outer_percentage { width: 50px; margin: 0px 10px; Heidi Almase was born in Scottsbluff, Nebraska. Voting in Nevada | Immigration | Common sense - applying the law to the facts with efficiency. .results_row td:first-child { } He is running against Family Court Department G incumbent Judge Rhonda Forsberg who was elected in 2019 after serving as pro-tem hearing master for domestic violence and family discovery court. If so, what was the rating? If so, which court appeals to you? font-weight: bold; } She earned a J.D. } Do you believe that empathy is an important quality for a judge? “I’m the team chief of the DV unit,” she says. District Courts. height: 100%; .widget-row.Independent, .widget-row.Nonpartisan, .widget-row.Constitution { width: 43%; max-width: 75px; Judge Charles “Chuck” Hoskin was born and raised in Las Vegas. p.survey-response {margin-left:10px;} In 1974, I was in First grade and our class watched when President Nixon resigned the presidency and President Gerald Ford be sworn in. } “Our clients can’t afford to hire an attorney. .mw-body #mw-content-text .votebox .race_header h3.votebox-header-office-name { They may also preside in certain other cities and towns specifically authorized by the General Assembly. Holding public office is a full time job, not to be taken lightly and not as a vacation. What do you believe are the core responsibilities for someone elected to this office? display: block; .non_result_row div { How old were you at the time? Three candidates are seeking to be one of two family court judges in the 15th Judicial District, replacing Judge Charles G. Fitzgerald. First, cases must run efficiently through the system so that families can have finality. What is something that has been a struggle in your life? } } Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Family | Home. padding-bottom: 0px; Source. } font-weight: 100; My name is Benjamin B. Childs Sr. .results_table_container { District Court Judge, District 2, Department 12 Family Division. [1], .votebox { } } The Family Court Operations Division receives and processes the following types of cases: child abuse and neglect, juvenile delinquency, adoption, divorce, custody, guardianship, visitation, paternity, child support , termination of parental rights, as well as mental health and habilitation. Judicial Selection | display: inline-block; text-align: left; } 245 talking about this. .widget-row.Republican { Almase completed Ballotpedia's Candidate Connection survey in 2020. .mw-content-ltr td.votebox-results-cell--text, The Court of Civil Judge, Senior Division was established at Malegaon w.e.f. The District Court is on the second floor right above the Police Department. She assumes office on January 4, 2021. House of Representatives | } Last, as the child of a single parent and a single parent myself, I have personally experienced navigating the family court system. color: white; You may never have an opportunity to meet a senator or congressional representative but almost everyone will be in front of a judge at some point in their life. color: white; Dedree “Dee” Butler began her legal career practicing family law and insurance defense. font-size: 0.9em; background-color: #6db24f; I was a grocery store clerk starting at age 12. color: white; Ballot access for parties | District Court Family Division Department U Debate. She served as a Category I peace officer with the State of Nevada from 1995 to 1998, as an intern with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and as an assistant to the National Academy in 1993. Would you be interested in serving on a higher court in the future? Note: Ballotpedia reserves the right to edit Candidate Connection survey responses. .inner_percentage.Libertarian { width: 100%; width: 350px; (Las Vegas Review-Journal) By David Ferrara / Las Vegas Review-Journal. Unlike the superior court, the district court districts are not grouped into larger judicial divisions. p.survey-question {font-weight:bold;} letter-spacing: 0.03em; top: -5px; She won in the general election on November 3, 2020. Judge Stephen D. Enright, Jr. 364-3940 Administrative Assistant Ann W. Engelhardt 364-3941 Law Clerk Gina Olivier 364-3969 Court Reporter Gina Patin 364-3941 ginap@24jdc.us Criminal Clerk 364-3942 Civil Clerk 364-3943 Bailiff Dep. Bruce Clemons Fax Number 364-3455 Note: Area code is (504). HAMMOND DIVISION 5400 Federal Plaza Hammond, IN 46320. The Family Division of the Circuit Court for Baltimore City is one of the busiest courts in Maryland. .widget-img { State executives | Largest counties | .votebox_bp_logo { } } 4th Circuit - Family Division - Laconia . Forsberg ran for re-election for the Department G judge of the Nevada 8th Judicial District Court Family Division. The survey questions appear in bold and are followed by Almase's responses. font-weight: bold; Energy | What is your primary concern about today's legal system in your state? I understand how traumatic and personal the situation can be. letter-spacing: .04em; The 11 Judicial Districts are served by 82 District Court judges who serve their elected counties but have jurisdiction to serve in any district court in the state. max-width: 600px; .race_header { Almase's career experience includes working as an attorney. Click here to contact us for media inquiries, and please donate here to support our continued expansion. 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