Summary of Cases Accepted and Related Actions During Week of January 24, 2022 Print PDF
Legislative agenda includes advocating for stable and reliable funding, securing more judgeships, and implementing pretrial detention reform
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.
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This year’s recommended legislative agenda includes advocating for stable and reliable funding, securing more judgeships, and implementing pretrial detention reform.
Judicial Fellows share their experience working with the "finest judiciary in the world."
"I welcome the Governor’s continuing commitment to sustainable funding in his budget proposal for the judicial branch. He clearly recognizes how important equal access to justice is for all Californians," the Chief Justice said.
Santa Clara County Judge Katherine Lucero will head a new Office of Community and Youth Restoration, part of California's overhaul of its juvenile justice system.
San Diego—The Court of Appeal, Fourth Appellate District has announced its intention to destroy some of its criminal, juvenile, and civil records under Rule 10.1028(d) of the California Rules of Court.
Supreme Court ethics committee issues expedited guidance for judges in the California Judicial Mentor Program about disqualifying from cases involving mentees.