What is MDEC?
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The Maryland Electronic Courts (MDEC) project will create a single Judiciary-wide integrated case management system that will be used by all the courts in the state court system. Courts will collect, store, and process records electronically, and will be able to instantly access complete records as cases travel from District Court to Circuit Court and on to the appellate courts. Read more.
Latest updatesMDEC: What's the latest? The Maryland Electronic Courts (MDEC) initiative is coming. But like an endurance run, its implementation requires countless hours of training and preparation, perseverance and commitment. Every day, individuals across the Judiciary are working to make MDEC a reality. As we move toward the launch this fall in Anne Arundel County, you can stay up to date with MDEC News. Each week, MDEC News will bring you timely updates, interviews with project leaders, Q&As and more.
Featured this week - September 26, 2014
MDEC Means Courtrooms Without Paper
As part of the MDEC effort, Maryland’s courtrooms will be evolving to become “paperless.” The Maryland District Court for Glen Burnie has been testing a new audio-visual solution that will allow a courtroom to operate in a paperless environment. This video is an introduction to the audio-visual solution that documents the project as it is installed in the pilot courtroom.
In this 10-minute video we hear about the system from Ann Looker, project implementation manager for Judicial Information Systems (JIS), and we learn how the audio-visual solution is installed from Walter Hill, president of Maryland Sound and Image.
Watch the video here.