Report says use of risk assessment tools, support services, and reminder systems show promise in reducing rearrests and failures to appear
Rearrest rates dropped for defendants released through pretrial programs
Workgroup also found that appellate courts statewide have reduced case backlogs by nearly 50% over the past five years
Justice Elia is the Sixth Appellate District's longest-serving justice, with 34 years of service on that court.
Summary of Cases Accepted and Related Actions During Week of January 3, 2022 Print PDF The Supreme Court of California has accepted the following cases. The statement of the issue or issues in each case set out below does not necessarily reflect the view of the court, or define the specific issues that will be addressed by the court.
The table below shows emergency orders that have been signed by the Chief Justice. Additional emergency orders will be added once they become available.
Collaborative justice courts have a dedicated calendar and judge to address specific types of issues California currently has more than 400 collaborative justice courts in all but three small jurisdictions Most drug court caseloads average between 75 and 100 participants while other collaborative courts tend to have smaller caseloads Collaborative justice courts, also called problem-solving courts, promote accountability for youth and adults by combining judicial supervision with services and treatment to help them address the issues that led to t
RIVERSIDE—Presiding Justice Manuel A. Ramirez has announced that the Court of Appeal, Fourth Appellate District, Division Two, will participate in an “Outreach Plus” program at Bishop Union High School in Inyo County on Thursday, September 21, 2017.
At its July 27-28 business meeting, the Judicial Council approved changes to the way it determines how the state’s 58 trial courts are funded.
Video with transcript of the Chief Justice's 2017 State of the Judiciary presented on Mar 27, 2017.