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First Asian American lawyer in California remembered a century later

June 01, 2018 | Daily Journal
(Subscription required) A century ago, Chan Chung Wing was the first Asian American attorney to be admitted to the California State Bar. The Asian American Bar Association and the University of San Francisco School of Law held an event in San Francisco on Thursday to honor his legacy and impact.

Bail reform on the state legislative agenda

May 31, 2018 | Press Banner
Supporters of the California Money Bail Reform Act or SB 10, say the bail system is systematically unfair to poor defendants and is in fact based more on an ability to pay than any reasonable determination of flight risk or danger to the community.

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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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