SAN FRANCISCO—The Court of Appeal, First Appellate District (San Francisco), has announced its intention to destroy civil records, case names and numbers listed on the attached documents, pursuant to Rule 10.1028(d) (1) of the California Rules of Court.

All records in criminal cases (excluding those with published opinions) are preserved for a period longer than 20 years, and all records in civil cases (excluding those with published opinions) are preserved for a period longer than 10 years. The records transfer lists of the cases and files relating to this destruction of old court records are available on the court’s website:

List 243, List 245, List 246List 247List 250, List 253, List 254, List 255, List 256, List 260, List 262, List 265, List 266, List 270, List 272 and List 275.

Anyone who knows of a reason why any of the records listed should be retained, whether for historical or other reasons, should notify Charles D. Johnson, Clerk/Executive Officer. The reasons for retention should be sent in writing by Thursday, June 25, 2020 to:

                     Charles D. Johnson, Clerk/Executive Officer
                     Court of Appeal, First Appellate District
                     350 McAllister Street
                     San Francisco, CA  94102

Please note that records and case files for actions that result in a published opinion will be retained permanently by the California State Archives, 1020 “O” Street, Sacramento, CA  95814.  The Reference Desk can be contacted at (916) 653-2246.  Their website is www.sos.ca.gov/archives.