I had a serious relapse five months into treatment and was expelled. But the Veterans’ Court didn’t give up. My mentor, Patrick Russell, worked with court staff members to find another facility willing to accept me.
(Subscription required) Veterans will again be allowed to use GI Bill benefits at law schools in California accredited by the State Bar as a result of legislation signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown Wednesday.
About people living with mental illness, Administrative Director Martin Hoshino states, "It is the fastest growing segment of California's prison population." The Judicial Council was awarded in 2015 for its work addressing the needs of mentally-ill offenders, including support of the state's 46 mental health courts. April 21, 2015 (2:07)
(Scheduled to open Summer 2016) The 20-courtoom Family Justice Center will replace six leased facilities and consolidate all family-related services, including Family Court, Juvenile Dependency, and Drug Court, into a single facility. More
Days before the grand opening of Santa Clara County's new courthouse, the $208 million building has become a battleground in the bitter labor dispute between court managers and employees locked in a strike for the first time in 14 years.