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  • Deadline looms for change in state juvenile justice system

    Daily Journal
    April 9, 2021

    (Subscription required) “Our counties are going to be concerned about the safety of the youth and that they are being housed appropriately and given rehabilitation services,” Borack said. “But they’re also concerned about the safety of the community.” Juvenile court officials in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Kern counties shared Borack’s sentiment, saying that the challenge right now is to make sure that there are services available.

  • Opinion: San Francisco’s investment in pretrial diversion can serve as a model for the state

    San Francisco Examiner
    April 8, 2021

    California Supreme Court ruling solidifies move away from cash bail toward increased release rates.

  • California Courts Covid Update

    Courthouse News Service
    April 8, 2021

    California Court Accessibility During Covid-19, April 8, 2021 Edition.

  • Opinion: Reflections on the other pandemic: intimate partner violence

    Daily Journal
    April 9, 2021

    (Subscription required) While we are pleased by what we have accomplished, we also know all too well that there is more to do to enhance access to justice for victims of abuse. And we will keep working toward that goal. We each humbly thank the hundreds of judges and court staff whom we have the honor to supervise and who have worked so hard for the past 12 months to get us to where we are now and will take us where we are going.