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California voters to have a say, sort of, over Citizens United

June 08, 2016 | NewsLinks
Gov. Jerry Brown cleared the way Wednesday for Californians to vote in November on whether to urge their congressional representatives to approve a constitutional amendment repealing the U.S. Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision.

Judicial Selection for the 21st Century

June 06, 2016 | NewsLinks
Throughout American history, the process for selecting judges has greatly varied. With new and unique challenges in the 21st century, what selection methods best serves the needs of today?

Editorial: Citizen's United was an overreach

May 12, 2016 | NewsLinks
On Thursday the California Assembly is expected to vote on whether to place a question on the November ballot targeting the Supreme Court's Citizens United decision. That's the controversial 2010 ruling in which the court held that the 1st Amendment allows corporations to spend unlimited amounts on independent election-related expenditures.

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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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