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Jul 14, 2021

Court of Appeal Appointee Hearings: Aug. 30

The Commission on Judicial Appointments will hold a public hearing to consider Governor Newsom’s latest nominations for the Courts of Appeal. The hearing will be webcast live. Deadline for requests to testify at the hearing: Aug. 23.

Jul 14, 2021

Comment: Judges Using Case Management Systems

The California Supreme Court Committee on Judicial Ethics Opinions (CJEO) posted an updated draft opinion for public comment on whether, in a noncriminal matter, a judge may search the court’s electronic case management system for information on a party, attorney, or facts relevant to the matter before the judge. Deadline to comment: Aug. 30.

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Chief Justice on Budget for State Judicial Branch

"Courts at all levels have made unprecedented efforts to keep our doors open for Californians amid a global health crisis, and this budget represents a much-needed investment in the judicial branch." MORE