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October 14, 2014
Third Appellate District Announces Destruction of Old Court Records


Job Announcement

APPELLATE COURT ATTORNEY A-D
Level A-D: $4,907 - $10,031 per month

The Court of Appeal, Third Appellate District, Sacramento, California, is accepting applications for an Appellate Court Attorney for Associate Justice William J. Murray, Jr. The level of appointment and starting salary will be commensurate with experience. Duties include legal research, case review, verbal and written analysis, and drafting memoranda and proposed court decisions. Minimum qualification is an active California bar membership. Candidates should possess exceptional research, analytical, communication and writing skills. For a complete job announcement and application see below, call 916-651-9311, or email 3DCA-Careers@jud.ca.gov. Filing deadline is 4:30 PM, October 24, 2014. EOE  

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Case Information

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.

About Us

The 3rd District is located in Sacramento.  Its jurisdiction is over the following counties: Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Mono, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Yolo, and Yuba. It has 11 justices and is not divided into divisions.  READ MORE >>

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Contact Info

Third Appellate District
914 Capitol Mall,
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 654-0209

Mediation Program
2890 Gateway Oaks Drive,
Suite 210
Sacramento, CA 95833
Phone: (916) 643-7084
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