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Oral Argument
Tuesday November 03, 2020
9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Supreme Court Oral Argument

Counsel will appear remotely and courtroom seating for the press will be strictly limited to achieve appropriate distancing. The public will continue to have access to argument via live-streaming. 

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(1)  Vazquez (Gerardo) et al. v. Jan-Pro Franchising International, Inc., S258191
Vazquez v. Jan-Pro Franchising International, Inc., S258191.  (9th Cir. No. 17-16096; 939 F.3d 1045; Northern District of California No. 3:16-cv-05961-WHA.)  Request under California Rules of Court rule 8.548, that this court decide a question of California law presented in a matter pending in the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.  The question presented is:  Does the decision in Dynamex Operations West Inc. v. Superior Court (2018) 4 Cal.5th 903, apply retroactively?

(2)  In re Palmer II (William M.) on Habeas Corpus, S256149
#19-100  In re Palmer, S256149.  (A154269; 33 Cal.App.5th 1199; Riverside County Superior Court; CR29074.)  Review on the court’s own motion after the Court of Appeal granted relief on a petition for writ of habeas corpus.  The court limited review to the following issues:  (1) Did this life prisoner’s continued confinement become constitutionally disproportionate under article I, section 17 of the California Constitution and/or the Eighth Amendment of the United States Constitution?  (2) If this life prisoner’s continued confinement became constitutionally disproportionate, what is the proper remedy? 

(3)  People v. Johnsen (Brian David), [Automatic Appeal], S040704
This matter is an automatic appeal from a judgment of death.

(4)  People v. Ramirez (Irving Alexander), [Automatic Appeal], S155160
This matter is an automatic appeal from a judgment of death.

(5)  People v. Baker (Paul Wesley), [Automatic Appeal], S170280 
This matter is an automatic appeal from a judgment of death.

Location

Supreme Court Oral Argument

Supreme Court Oral Argument

Ronald M. George State Office Complex, Earl Warren Building
350 McAllister Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
United States

Ronald M. George State Office Complex, Earl Warren Building

350 McAllister Street

San Francisco CA 94102

United States