Hundreds of new laws went into effect Jan. 1, including many that will protect the public and improve access to justice for all Californians.
Council also approves expansion of an online pilot program enabling low-income litigants to request reductions in traffic infraction fines and fees remotely
May 9-13 is Juror Appreciation Week, but courts are making the jury system better all year with check-in kiosks, text reminders, and web-based services.
The Judicial Council has revised rules of court and forms to help implement a statute that expands the use of expedited jury trials in California, effective July 1.
On May 14-18, courts celebrated the single largest cohort of court users in the nation—citizens appearing for jury duty.
California courts are making jury service more convenient for jurors by working around their schedules when possible.
Chief Justice releases statement on Governor's budget proposal.
See how new and renovated courthouses are making jury service a more comfortable experience.
The Chief Justice on Thursday released a statement on the Governor's budget proposal for the judicial branch.
The Chief Justice on Wednesday released a statement on the Governor's budget proposal for the judicial branch.
On Jan. 1, hundreds of new laws go into effect, including many that will protect the public and improve access to justice for all Californians. Here are a few worth noting.
Delayed by COVID-19 for nearly three months in most parts of the state, jury trials are resuming in counties large and small.