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More judges disciplined last year, report states

April 13, 2017 | NewsLinks
(Subscription required) The state Commission on Judicial Performance disciplined more judges in 2016 than the previous year, including removing one judge from the bench for the first time in three years, according to its annual report.

Alameda Judge Admonished Over Campaign-Fund Reporting

April 12, 2017 | NewsLinks
Alameda County Superior Court Judge Tara Flanagan was admonished by the state’s judicial discipline agency Tuesday for failing to report the actual source of $25,000 in loans to her successful 2012 campaign.

LA County judge's admonishment upheld by state high court

March 22, 2017 | NewsLinks
(Subscription required) Despite the state Supreme Court declining to review the Commission on Judicial Performance's public admonishment, Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Edmund W. Clarke Jr. may not give up his fight.

Commission on Judicial Performance wants input on proposed rule changes

March 02, 2017 | NewsLinks
(Subscription required) The Commission on Judicial Performance is seeking public comment on a series of proposed changes to its rules, including lowering the standard for disqualifying a judge during investigations and broadening whom on the commission could be appointed to negotiate a settlement.
Supreme Court makes Appointments to Commission on Judicial Performance

Supreme Court makes Appointments to Commission on Judicial Performance

February 16, 2017 | News Release
SAN FRANCISCO—The California Supreme Court today announced the reappointment of Justice Ignazio J. Ruvolo, Presiding Justice of the Court of Appeal, First Appellate District, Division Four (San Francisco), and the new appointment of Judge Michael B. Harper of the Superior Court of Trinity County, as members of the Commission on Judicial Performance. Both terms begin March 1, 2017.
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Auditor responds to CJP jurisdiction challenge

November 22, 2016 | NewsLinks
(Subscription required) Attorneys for the California State Auditor submitted a response Monday to a writ filed last month by the Commission on Judicial Performance challenging the auditor's jurisdiction.

Alamada County judicial commissioner responds to misconduct charges

November 08, 2016 | NewsLinks
(Subscription required) Alameda County Superior Court Commissioner Taylor R. Culver has responded to allegations of judicial misconduct launched by the Commission on Judicial Performance with a 66-page rebuttal arguing that the charges lack merit and are simply a personal attack.

Legislature approves audit of judicial ethics agency

August 16, 2016 | NewsLinks
The state legislature last week approved an audit of the Commission on Judicial Performance, the state agency charged with overseeing the conduct of some 2,000 judges behind what critics have long contended is a curtain of confidentiality and secrecy.
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2017 State of the Judiciary
Video with transcript of the Chief Justice's 2017 State of the Judiciary presented on Mar 27, 2017.
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