Case opinions of the California Supreme Court and Courts of Appeal are available on this website as follows:

Published Opinions

Published Opinions of the appellate courts are opinions certified for publication or ordered published and may be cited or relied on by courts and parties.

  • Official Reports Opinions (Searchable 1850-Present) are the searchable, citable, published opinions that reflect postfiling corrections.  This no-fee service is provided by LexisNexis.
  • Slip Opinions are as-filed versions of opinions. Slip opinions certified for publication do not reflect enhancement, editing and correction for the Official Reports.

Use the menu below to view these slip opinions. All opinions are from the last 120 days, unless otherwise noted.

Unpublished Opinions

Unpublished Opinions of the California Courts of Appeal are opinions not certified for inclusion in the Official Reports that are not generally citable as precedent.

  • Unpublished Opinions are posted for 60 days solely as public information about actions taken by the Courts of Appeal.  Use the pull-down menu below to view unpublished opinions.


Case Information

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