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2014 California Rules of Court

Rule 9.14. Petitions for review by the Chief Trial Counsel

(a) Time for filing

The Chief Trial Counsel may petition for review of recommendations and decisions of the State Bar Court as follows:

(1)From recommendations that a member be suspended, within 60 days of the date the recommendation is filed with the Supreme Court.

(2)From recommendations that the duration or conditions of probation be modified, or a reinstatement application be granted, within 15 days of the date the recommendation is filed with the Supreme Court.

(3)From decisions not to place an eligible member on interim suspension, or vacating interim suspension, or a denial of a petition brought under section 6007(c), within 15 days of notice under the rules adopted by the State Bar.

(4)From decisions dismissing disciplinary proceedings or recommending approval, within 60 days of notice under the rules adopted by the State Bar.

(Subd (a) amended effective January 1, 2007; adopted effective March 15, 1991; previously adopted by the Supreme Court effective December 10, 1990.)

(b) Procedures

Proceedings under this rule with regard to briefing, service of process, and applicable time periods therefor must correspond to proceedings brought under rule 9.13, except that the rights and duties of the member and the State Bar under that rule are reversed.

(Subd (b) amended and relettered effective January 1, 2007; adopted as part of subd (d) effective March 15, 1991; previously adopted by the Supreme Court effective December 10, 1991.)

Rule 9.14 amended and renumbered effective January 1, 2007; adopted as rule 952.5 effective March 15, 1991.

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