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Aug 16, 2022

Historic California Chief Justice Nomination

Governor Gavin Newsom nominated Justice Patricia Guerrero to serve as the state's next Chief Justice; Justice Guerrero was the first Latina to serve on the California Supreme Court and, if confirmed at an Aug. 26 hearing, she will be the first Latina to serve as California’s Chief Justice.
Aug 09, 2022

Alameda County Judge Nominated to California Supreme Court

Governor Gavin Newsom announced his intention to appoint Alameda County Judge Kelli Evans to serve as an Associate Justice of the California Supreme Court to fill the vacancy created by Justice Patricia Guerrero’s elevation to Chief Justice.

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Chief Justice Will Not Seek Re-Election

"I have said before that I hold my office in trust until it is time for the next leaders to protect and expand access to justice—that time is now.”
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