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Media and Publications Resources

Find press releases, articles, editorials, and photos covering court-related legislation.


  • Legislative Status Charts (1999 – Current)
    The Judicial Council’s Governmental Affairs office maintains a chart showing the status of all legislation the Policy Coordination and Liaison Committee (PCLC) has taken a position on or reviewed on the council’s behalf.

  • Annual Legislative Summary (2005 - Current)
    The Legislative Summary represents a list of enacted Senate and Assembly bills signed by the governor that impact court operations or are of general interest to the court community.

  • Judicial Council Newsroom
    Link to judicial branch news and press releases.

  • California Courts on YouTube
    Link to view videos regarding judicial branch current events.

  • Governor's Press Releases
    Link to the "News Room" for the Governor's Office. Using the menu options, you will be able to access press releases, speeches, proclamations, executive orders, and public notices.

News Coverage of the Chief Justice

Chief Justice In the News
Articles and video available of Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye in the news.

2019 State of the Judiciary Address
Review video and audio files plus the transcript of Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye’s 2019 State of the Judiciary Address on March 19, 2019.


2018 Statistics