(Subscription required) Long is one of four collections bench officers in Los Angeles County, which means he gets a lot of self-represented litigants with prolonged debts — often credit cards or automotive loans — as well as attorneys on behalf of lenders.
Justice Werdegar at her final oral argument at the Supreme Court in Los Angeles. Before hearing oral arguments, the justices share remarks on Justice Werdegar's service to the law. She retires on Aug. 31, 2017, ending a 23-year career on the Supreme Court bench. (Photo courtesy: Juliane Backmann/Daily Journal)