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Posted Tuesday, April 13, 2021

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Of Current Interest

Apr 01, 2021

Governor Names New Trial Court Judge

Governor Gavin Newsom appointed Patrick J. Smalling to serve as a judge in the Superior Court of San Joaquin County.

Apr 06, 2021

Graduate Certificate in Judicial Administration

Sacramento State seeks applications for its continuing education program focused on the judicial branch. Deadline to apply: June 18.

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Chief Justice Recognizes Courts for COVID Response

"I have been inspired by what courts at every level of our justice system have been able to achieve in their unprecedented efforts to serve the public.” More