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Oral Argument Information

The next scheduled oral arguments are in Sacramento the week beginning November 5, 2018.

Of Current Interest

Supreme Court November Oral Argument Calendar (Oct 11, 2018)
The Supreme Court annouces Oral Argument calendar for November 7, 2018 at its courtroom in the Stanley Mosk Library and Courts Building, 914 Capitol Mall, Sacramento, California.

Supreme Court Year in Review 2017-18 (Oct 9, 2018)
The court published a review of its 2017-18 court year (September 1, 2017 - August 31, 2018) which highlighted key actions and statistics.

Supreme Court Names New Director of Civil Central Staff (Oct 4, 2018)
The court named Lisa Ferguson Walker as the new director of its Civil Central Staff. Walker is the first African American attorney to serve as a director for the California Supreme Court.

Courts Help Create Civics Passport for Students Visiting Sacramento (Oct 3, 2018)
The California Supreme Court and the Third District Court of Appeal are participating in the Civics Passport tour of the state capital which includes visits to the Robert T. Matsui Federal Courthouse, California Museum Unity Center, California State Railroad Museum, and the California State Capitol Museum.

Court Approves Change to Court Rule on ICWA Representation (Oct 1, 2018)
The Supreme Court of California today announced its approval to amend rule 9.40 of the California Rules of Court. The court order amends the pro hac vice court rule regarding representation in cases governed by the Indian Child Welfare Act (25 U.S.C. § 1903 et seq.).

First Comprehensive Revision of Attorney Rules in 29 Years (Sep 28, 2018)
The Supreme Court of California today announced the approval of the final rule (rule 1.2.1) of the first comprehensive amendments to the Rules of Professional Conduct of the State Bar of California. The approved rules become effective November, 1, 2018.

2019 Supreme Court Oral Argument Calendar (Jul 23, 2018)
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 2019.

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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.


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Supreme Court oral argument calendar for November 7, 2018 (Sacramento)

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Supreme Court of California
350 McAllister Street
Room 1295
San Francisco, CA 94102-4797

Office of the Clerk
Telephone: 415-865-7000