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Lawyer, once a foster child, urges dependency funding

May 10, 2017 | Daily Journal
(Subscription required) Miles M. Cooley knew he wanted to be a lawyer since he was 7 or 8. While he hesitates to say he understood why at the time, one thing is clear: He really could have used an attorney.

Judicial Profile: Patrick Madden

May 10, 2017 | Daily Journal
(Subscription required) Before the start of every trial, Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Patrick Madden has his jury stand and face the flag. He's been doing it since 9/11 in order to instill a sense of perspective and responsibility within the jury.
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A primer on how the council is making local court funding more equitable across the state (2:53). 

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