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Special Student Outreach Session (Oct 2, 2015)
The Supreme Court of California will host a Special Student Outreach Session on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 beginning at 9:00 a.m. The students attending will be from the Mandela Law and Public Service Academy in Oakland, and the Advanced Legal Writing Seminar at the University of Southern California. The oral argument session will be broadcast live and Live-Webcast on The California Channel.
Supreme Court Oral Argument Calendar for November 3, 2015 (Oct 1, 2015)
Supreme Court announces Oral Argument Calendar for November 3, 2015 in its Sacramento courtroom
Supreme Court Seeks Comment on Possible Changes to Committee Rule (Sep 30, 2015)
Rule 9.80 of the California Rules of Court governs the Supreme Court Committee on Judicial Ethics Opinions and the court is seeking comment on a proposed amendment to term limits for CJEO members, chair, and vice-chair by Wednesday, November 18, 2015.
Supreme Court Oral Argument Calendar for October 6 and 7, 2015 (Sep 16, 2015)
Supreme Court announces Oral Argument Calendar for October 6 and 7, 2015. The calendar will be held in the Ronald M. George State Office Complex in San Francisco. The first three cases will be heard in the Milton Marks Auditorium as a part of a special student outreach session, and the remaining cases will be heard in the Supreme Court’s courtroom.
2016 Supreme Court Oral Argument Calendar (Sep 3, 2015)
The Supreme Court of California has published its Oral Argument Calendar for next year. The calendar highlights the weeks when oral argument will be held in San Francisco, Sacramento, and Los Angeles. It also includes the dates for the court’s weekly conferences and court holidays for 2016.
Supreme Court Amends the Code of Judicial Ethics (Aug 26, 2015)
The revisions adopted by the court include substantive changes relating to campaign contributions, accepting gifts, and judicial candidates.
Supreme Court Makes Appointment to State Bar Board of Trustees (Aug 24, 2015)
The court appointed Attorney Jason P. Lee to the State Bar Board of Trustees to serve a three-year term beginning in October.
Supreme Court seeks public comment on possible rule change (Jul 29, 2015)
The court is considering changes to a rule automatically depublishing Court of Appeal opinions when the Supreme Court grants review. The Invitation to Comment deadline has been extended to Friday, October 9, 2015.
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