May 8, 2015
For help with preparing electronic documents for filing with the courts, see the Guide to Creating Electronic Appellate Briefs created by the Courts of Appeal.
Documents must comply with amended Local Rule 8. Some of the requirements of that rule are highlighted below:
The California Appellate Courts Case Information System provides case information for California Supreme Court and Court of Appeal cases. Case information is updated once an hour throughout the business day.
The 5th District is located in Fresno. Its jurisdiction is over the following counties: Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, Stanislaus, Tulare and Tuolumne. The Court has 10 justices and is not divided into divisions. READ MORE >>
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