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Boy hurt by fallen tree can sue San Mateo County

October 12, 2017 | San Francisco Chronicle
The state Supreme Court has cleared the way for a 12-year-old boy, who was nearly killed when a 72-foot tree fell on his tent at a San Mateo County park, to sue the county for road-building and construction activities that allegedly helped to cause the collapse.

Mendocino County courthouses isolated due to spreading wildfire

October 13, 2017 | Daily Journal
(Subscription required) “It’s getting worse because, although the fires were very large, the fires were contained within [Sonoma County],” Turner said. “Now that the fires are crossing counties and major roadways, I don’t know how people will get to court. It’s a big problem.”

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Audio: Chief Justice Cantil-Sakauye on Access 3D

Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye lays the foundation for reforms within the branch to make access to justice physical, remote, and equal. 

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