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Obama Chooses Merrick Garland for Supreme Court

March 16, 2016 | New York Times
President Obama on Wednesday said he would nominate Merrick B. Garland as the nation’s 113th Supreme Court justice, choosing a centrist appeals court judge for the lifetime appointment and daring Republican senators to refuse consideration of a jurist who is highly regarded throughout Washington.
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Judicial Profile: George S. Bird

March 16, 2016 | Daily Journal
Rookie Judge George S. Bird was thrown into the fire of presiding over Los Angeles County's Early Disposition Program, a six-month-old diversion pilot program for misdemeanor crimes. But the judge said he is letting lawyers run the show.
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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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