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As the state's highest court, its decisions are binding on all other California state courts.

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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 oral argument calendar for September 2, 2015 (Jul 30, 2015)
Supreme Court announces Oral Argument Calendar for September 2, 2015 in its San Francisco courtroom.

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.

Carin T. Fujisaki Appointed Principal Attorney to the Chief Justice (Jun 5, 2015)
In announcing Ms. Fujisaki’s appointment, Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye hailed her as “a prime example of the wealth of legal talent and the dedicated public servants who staff our Supreme Court,” noting that “Carin brings 25 years of high court experience to her new role, as well as years of experience in the legal community at large.”

Supreme Court of California releases official photograph (Mar 30, 2015)
The official bench photograph of the Supreme Court was released today. The new photograph includes the Court’s two newest members, Associate Justices Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar and Leondra R. Kruger, who were sworn into office on January 5, 2015.

2015 Supreme Court Oral Argument Calendar (Oct 10, 2014)
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 2015.

Reminder: Supreme Court Launches e-Submissions (Jan 13, 2014)
Effective Jan 1, 2014, rule 8.44 of the California Rules of Court is amended to allow parties to submit electronic copies of briefs and petitions filed with the Supreme Court.


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Supreme Court oral argument calendar for September 2, 2015
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Supreme Court of California
350 McAllister Street
San Francisco, CA 94102-4797

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Telephone: 415-865-7000


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