California Supreme Court case information is updated once an hour throughout the business day.

Oral Argument Information

The next scheduled oral arguments will be in November, 2019.

Of Current Interest

Year in Review: the California Supreme Court (Oct 7, 2019)

A look back at some highlights from the 2018-2019 court year.

Supreme Court Committee Invites Comment on Ethics Code (Oct 1, 2019)

The Supreme Court Advisory Committee on the Code of Judicial Ethics seeks public comment on six proposals to amend the current California Code of Judicial Ethics. The deadline for comments is December 2, 2019.

2019 Appointments to the State Bar Board of Trustees (Sep 3, 2019)

The Supreme Court of California today announced its 2019 attorney appointments and reappointments to the State Bar Board of Trustees, including the chair and vice-chair of the board.

Court Hires Retired Appellate Justice to Lead Bar Exam Investigation (Aug 28, 2019)

The Supreme Court of California announced today that it has hired retired Administrative Presiding Justice Arthur G. Scotland and his law firm of Nielsen Merksamer to spearhead an independent investigation into the partial disclosure related to the July 2019 Bar exam.

2020 Supreme Court Oral Argument Calendar (Jul 17, 2019)

The Supreme Court of California has published its Oral Argument Calendar for next year. The calendar highlights the weeks when oral argument will be held in San Francisco, Sacramento, and Los Angeles. It also includes the dates for the court’s weekly conferences and court holidays for 2020.


Case Information

The California Appellate Courts Case Information System provides case information for California Supreme Court and Court of Appeal cases. Case information is updated once an hour throughout the business day.

Representation of Death Penalty Inmates

The California Supreme Court is seeking qualified lawyers to represent indigent persons who have been sentenced to death in their direct appeal to the Supreme Court.  For information regarding applying for an appointment, appointed counsel’s duties, and payment of counsel’s fees and expenses, please use the following link: Representing Death Penalty Inmates.


View the Supreme Court oral argument calendar and the briefs for the cases being argued.

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