Special Announcement

Posted Sunday, February 28, 2021

Coronavirus Updates

Coronavirus News Center: Find latest Emergency Actions, Orders, Bail Schedules, and Advisories.
Court by Court Summary of Operations: Service Changes in Response to COVID-19.

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The California Courts Meeting Information Center offers online access to Judicial Council of California meetings, presentations, and archived broadcasts.

Of Current Interest

Feb 23, 2021

Bill Would Create Native American Day

The Judicial Council-sponsored bill would not create an additional paid holiday for judicial branch employees, but would exchange Columbus Day for California Native American Day.

Feb 24, 2021

Comment: Civil Jury Instructions

March 3 is the deadline to comment on a proposal to revise the civil jury instructions. The proposal is posted on the Invitations to Comment page of the California Courts website.

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COVID and the Courts

The Chief Justice will present opening remarks to a joint meeting of the Assembly and Senate judiciary committees about the pandemic's impact on access to justice. Listen live at 1:30 p.m. on Feb 23.