California Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye named Rosenberg as chairman of the Judicial Council’s Advisory Committee on Audits and Financial Accountability for the Judicial Branch. He is one of nine judges to serve on the committee.
The lack of a sidewalk has sparked grumbling from people who use Courthouse parking two blocks further south and find themselves having to cross the street rather than continuing on in a straight path.
State-funded attorneys representing nearly 27,000 low-income Californians have helped many of them avoid eviction and settle disputes over housing and child custody far more often than those facing similar disputes without lawyers, the state Judicial Council reports.
A pilot program that funds free legal services for low-income Californians facing critical civil cases drastically increased the likelihood of settlement, improved the longevity of court orders, and reduced court costs, a new study shows.