(Subscription required) On paper, Judge Donna L. Quigley Groman presides over a juvenile delinquency court, but she's never been a fan of her assignment's name. "I prefer to call it youth justice," she said. "'Delinquency' is a very antiquated and demeaning term."
(Subscription required) "It's very hard to get a sense or the feel of a courtroom from a cold record," Weiner said of his previous work. "One of the best parts of this job is getting to serve as the fact-finder because I get to make those credibility determinations.
(Subscription required) After a 36-day trial and more than six years after the suit was filed, one of the most significant cases to be heard by Solano County Superior Court Judge Michael Mattice settled recently.
(Subscription required) A fan of municipal courts since his youth in New Jersey, Commissioner Peter Singer had his parents drop him off at his local courthouse once a week to get a front row seat on infraction cases.