Due process measures address the extent to which individuals
coming before the court are being provided basic protections.
Due Process refers to the right of all parties to participate
in court proceedings. Among other things, courts must ensure
that family members have notice of the proceedings as well as
a fair opportunity to present testimony and express their point
of view. These rights apply at all stages of the court process.
of Process to Parties - Percentage
of cases in which both parents receive written service
of process on the original petition.
of Judicial Officers Per Case - Percentage
of cases in which all hearings were heard by one judicial