Will also review toolkit of best practices on complying with the Indian Child Welfare Act
Chief Justice to choose diverse group of judges, prosecutors, and defense attorneys from around the state.
Keep track of Supreme Court oral arguments, Judicial Council meeting dates, and court holidays in 2021.
Hearing will be webcast live from the California Courts Newsroom starting at 1 p.m.
The California Supreme Court Committee on Judicial Ethics Opinions issued a formal ethics opinion about the duties of a presiding judge or other judge with supervisory duties when investigating a complaint filed against a trial judge.
Also reviewed best practices for courts to comply with the Indian Child Welfare Act and proclaimed November as Court Adoption and Permanency Month
Supreme Court of California & California Courts of Appeal
Since the COVID-19 state of emergency issued in mid-March, courts around the state have been holding more court hearings remotely. Now courts are looking for ways to expand remote technology to support community engagement.
Counsel will appear remotely and courtroom seating for the press will be strictly limited to achieve appropriate distancing. The public will continue to have access to argument via live-streaming.
Courts have launched new ways to provide safe access to justice—proceedings streamed live online, remote hearings for litigants, live chat help, remote adoptions & more.