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Three thirty-minute public hearings have been scheduled by the Commission on Judicial Appointments. 

10:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Judge William S. Dato

Judge William S. Dato as Associate Justice of the Court of Appeal, Fourth Appellate District, Division 1 (San Diego)

 

Commission members: Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye (Chair), Attorney General, and Senior Presiding Justice Manuel A. Ramirez

10:45 – 11:15 a.m.
Judge Richard T. Fields

Judge Richard T. Fields as Associate Justice of the Court of Appeal, Fourth Appellate District, Division 2 (Riverside)

 

Commission members: Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye (Chair), Attorney General, and Senior Presiding Justice Manuel A. Ramirez

11:30 a.m.– 12:00 p.m.
Judge Kathleen A. Meehan

Judge Kathleen A. Meehan as Associate Justice of the Court of Appeal, Fifth Appellate District (Fresno)

 

Commission members: Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye (Chair), Attorney General, and Administrative Presiding Justice Brad R. Hill

The state Constitution specifies that a gubernatorial nomination or appointment to the Supreme Court or a Court of Appeal is “effective when confirmed by the Commission on Judicial Appointments.”