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The Court no longer requires prior notification or an Application when bringing e-devices to oral argument. (Jan 1, 2014)

California State University, Fresno Constitution Day OutreachCalifornia State University, Fresno Constitution Day Outreach (September 17, 2013)
In honor of Constitution Day, on September 17, 2013 the Court of Appeal, Fifth Appellate District attended a special program at the Satellite Student Union at California State University, Fresno.  Pictured are Associate Justices Chuck Poochigian and Herbert Levy, Presiding Justice Brad Hill, Associate Justices Rebecca Wiseman (speaking), Stephen Kane, Jennifer Detjen, and Rosendo Pena. (Photo courtesy of Fresno State/Cary Edmondson.)  Also attending, but not pictured, was Associate Justice Donald Franson, Jr.


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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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Fifth District Court of Appeal
2424 Ventura Street
Fresno, CA 93721

Clerk's Office: (559) 445-5491
Fax: (559) 445-5769
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