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Editorial: Teacher tenure reforms still in play

June 06, 2016 | NewsLinks
A couple of big decisions are coming up for California students in the state’s worst-performing schools. First, the California Supreme Court will decide in the coming weeks whether to hear an appeal in Vergara v. California.
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Editorial: Citizen's United was an overreach

May 12, 2016 | NewsLinks
On Thursday the California Assembly is expected to vote on whether to place a question on the November ballot targeting the Supreme Court's Citizens United decision. That's the controversial 2010 ruling in which the court held that the 1st Amendment allows corporations to spend unlimited amounts on independent election-related expenditures.

Editorial: State need to better promote ticket amnesty program

March 24, 2016 | NewsLinks
California's traffic ticket amnesty program is working ... sort of. The Judicial Council of California reports that 58,000 drivers had their fines reduced in the first three months of the 18-month program, launched in October. The problem is there are 3.3 million traffic tickets eligible under the program.
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Audio: Chief Justice Cantil-Sakauye on Access 3D

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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