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Governor Brown defends criminal justice law changes

January 26, 2018 | NewsLinks
(Subscription required) California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye criticized Brown last year for not spending more. But this year she praised him for leading “us through the great recession to a more stable fiscal climate” and taking on “contentious issues such as criminal justice reform.”

Opinion: Just use the courthouse we have

January 24, 2018 | NewsLinks
So funding for the new courthouse project has again been delayed indefinitely. Originally scheduled to be completed by 2020, its best-guessed completion date now is summer 2023.

California Judicial Council Adopts Court-Funding Equity Plan

January 12, 2018 | NewsLinks
California’s Judicial Council kicked off its first meeting of the year with the controversial subject of trial court funding, unanimously adopting guidelines it hopes will achieve some financial equity among the courts.

Trial Court Funding Formula, Explained

January 12, 2018 | Fact Check
The Judicial Council uses the Workload-Based Allocation and Funding Methodology (WAFM) to calculate how much funding each of the state’s 58 trial courts will receive annually, based on the workload at each court.
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Governor’s final budget includes courthouse construction money

January 11, 2018 | NewsLinks
(Subscription required) After several years of disappointing state budgets, the judicial branch in California got some good news on Wednesday. Total funding for the judiciary is set to grow to $4.2 billion in the 2018-19 budget unveiled by Gov. Jerry Brown, an increase from the $3.6 billion in the budget Brown signed last year.

Brown's budget plan includes new Shasta Co. courthouse

January 10, 2018 | NewsLinks
Shasta County Superior Court Executive Officer Melissa Fowler-Bradley was overjoyed Wednesday that the governor's proposed budget includes funding to begin construction on the $155 million courthouse project.
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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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