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What Worries a Calif. Supreme Court Justice About AI and the Law?

July 19, 2017 | The Recorder
There are many complicated issues that undoubtedly weigh on the mind of California Supreme Court Justice Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar. But the notion that super-intelligent robots might one day destroy humanity is apparently not one of them.

California bar exam takers up by 20 percent

July 20, 2017 | Daily Journal
(Subscription required) The falling passage rate on the California bar exam has apparently not reduced interest in the state’s attorney licensing test, which will be two days instead of three starting next week.

Opinion: Grading the revised special prosecutor rule

July 20, 2017 | Daily Journal
(Subscription required) Last October, the State Bar of California sent to the California Supreme Court, on an expedited basis, Proposed Rule 5-110, modeled on ABA Rule 3.8, Special Duties of a Prosecutor.

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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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