Public service announcement
Ramah Judicial District Court will be closed on Friday, March 29, 2019, for staff to attend CPR/First Aid training. Thank you for your understanding.
Supreme Court no longer accepting passport applications
The Supreme Court is no longer accepting U.S. passport applications effective March 20, 2019. Thank you for your understanding.
Window Rock District Court temporarily re-locating services
July 27, 2018: The Window Rock Judicial District Court is providing services at its temporary location at the Administrative Office of the Courts conference room until further notice. Please call (928) 871-6626 for more information.
Window Rock Office of Probation and Parole Services is currently working out of the Peacemaking Program office in Window Rock until further notice due to the facility issues at the Window Rock Judicial District Court. The WR OPPS may be reached at (928) 871-6625.
Pro Se Classes
Weekly schedule for the Chinle Judicial District Court pro se classes from December through March is available here.For more information and to confirm class is being held, call (928) 674-2070.
Kayenta Judicial District Court hosts a free class for those that need assistance in representing themselves on civil legal issues in Navajo courts. The next classes are Thursday, April 11, 2019; and Thursday, May 2, 2019. The classes start at 10 a.m. For more information, please call (928) 697-5541.
Shiprock Judicial District will be holding pro se classes on March 29, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on the topic of divorce. For more information, please call (505) 368-1270.
The DNA People's Legal Services is hosting a Pro Se Clinic at the Dzil Yijiin District Court on March 28, April 30, and May 30, 2019. The workshop will cover name change, correction of record, divorce, paternity, guardianship for minor, validation of marriage, probate. See flyer. Info: 928-725-3781.
March 12, 2019: Chinle Judicial District, 9 a.m.
March 21, 2019: Save Our Schools: Juvenile Healing to Wellness Courts, Chinle Judicial District Court. 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
March 29, 2019: Ramah Judicial District
March 29, 2019: Aneth resource meeting at Teec Nos Pos Community School, 10 a.m.
June 11, 2019: Chinle Judicial District
June 20, 2019: Ramah Judicial District
September 10, 2019: Chinle Judicial District
September 19, 2019: Ramah Judicial District
December 10, 2019: Chinle Judicial District
December 19, 2019: Ramah Judicial District
2019 Justice Days
The Navajo Nation Courts are celebrating their 60th anniversary at this year's annual Justice Day events.
Each year, the courts observe the establishment of the Navajo Nation's own judicial system with activities at celebrations known as Justice Day. See press release. The schedule for Justice Days is as follows:
- April 1, 2019
Supreme Court/Window Rock Judicial District, Window Rock, Arizona. Fun Run/Walk Flyer
- April 4, 2019
Dzil Yijiin Judicial District, Pinon, Arizona
- April 5, 2019
Chinle Judicial District, Chinle, Arizona;
Kayenta Judicial District, Kayenta, Arizona;
Tuba City Judicial District, Tuba City, Arizona;
Ramah Judicial District, Ramah, New Mexico;
Shiprock Judicial District, Shiprock, New Mexico
- April 12, 2019
, Alamo, New Mexico
April 15, 2019
Aneth Judicial District, Aneth, Utah
May 3, 2019
Crownpoint Judicial District, Crownpoint, New Mexico;
To'hajiilee Court, To'hajiilee, New Mexico
Kayenta Judicial District's Justice Day is April 5, 2019, at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. See flyer.
Aneth Judicial District's Justice Day is April 15, 2019. See flyer.
FY18 Annual Report released
The Fiscal Year 2018 Annual Report has been released as of March 1, 2019, and is available under the Branch Reports tab at the top of this webpage.
Chief Justice addresses Council at winter session
JoAnn B. Jayne, Chief Justice of the Navajo Nation, introduced herself to the 24th Navajo Nation Council during her quarterly report on January 28, 2019. Chief Justice Jayne said that the Judicial Branch is working toward the vision of resolving cases as soon as the courts can. Read press release.
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