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hamartia
20 Mar 2019 at 10:00pm

Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day for March 21, 2019 is:

hamartia • \hah-mahr-TEE-uh\  • noun

: a flaw in character that brings about the downfall of the hero of a tragedy : tragic flaw

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Greed was the hamartia that ultimately brought ...


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Court of Appeal to Hold Education Program for High School Students
by Lynne Mayo
20 Mar 2019 at 11:09am
Court of Appeal, Third Appellate District, will hear oral argument at Red Bluff High School.

2011?2019: The Judicial Branch under the Leadership of Chief Justice Tani G. ...
by Merrill Balassone
18 Mar 2019 at 10:00am
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Supreme Court Committee Issues Opinion to Judges on Disclosing Campaign Contr...
by Merrill Balassone
14 Mar 2019 at 12:00pm
A state Supreme Court committee today issued a formal opinion that guides trial court judges on c...

Supreme Court Appoints Members to State Bar Trustees Nominating Committee
by Merrill Balassone
22 Feb 2019 at 9:00am
The Supreme Court of California today announced the appointments of three new members and two re-...

Supreme Court Committee Issues Advice About Judicial Service on Civil Liberti...
by Merrill Balassone
14 Feb 2019 at 9:00am
A state Supreme Court committee this month posted a summary of oral advice given to an appellate ...

Court of Appeal Announces Destruction of Old Court Records
by Lynne Mayo
8 Feb 2019 at 11:39am
The Court of Appeal, Sixth Appellate District has announced its intention to destroy the followin...

Commentary: How to ensure equal access to the law when we speak 200 different...
by Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar
4 Feb 2019 at 9:43am
In 2015, only nine out of our 58 trial courts provided interpreters in these critical cases; toda...

Committee Issues Advice to Judicial Officers About Serving on Nonprofit Boards
by Merrill Balassone
29 Jan 2019 at 10:00am
The committee concluded a judicial officer may serve on the advisory board of a nonprofit organiz...

Chief Justice's Statement on Governor's Budget Proposal for Fiscal Year 2019-20
by Merrill Balassone
10 Jan 2019 at 11:00am
The Chief Justice on Thursday released a statement on the Governor's budget proposal for the judi...

Courts Help Put New Laws into Effect
by Merrill Balassone
18 Dec 2018 at 10:00am
From erasing old marijuana convictions to helping courts weather natural disasters, track the new...

Supreme Court Committee Seeks Public Comment on Draft Judicial Ethics Advisor...
by Merrill Balassone
3 Dec 2018 at 12:00pm
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Neil Gupta Appointed Principal Attorney to the Chief Justice
by Merrill Balassone
28 Nov 2018 at 10:00am
Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye announced the appointment of Neil Gupta as principal attorne...

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Police release more documents connected to the Las Vegas mass shooting
by David Montero
20 Mar 2019 at 9:45pm

Some days, Stephen Paddock left an impression. Like the time he walked into the Sportsman?s Wareh...



Trump goes to Ohio to tout jobs and then attacks McCain at length
by Eli Stokols , Noah Bierman
20 Mar 2019 at 3:50pm

President Trump flew to Ohio on Wednesday to claim credit for keeping a government tank plant ope...



Border Patrol says detention centers are full ? and starts releasing migrants
by Molly Hennessy-Fiske, Molly O'Toole
20 Mar 2019 at 3:40pm

The Border Patrol released 250 migrants here on Tuesday and Wednesday and expects to free hundred...



Bernie Sanders, at UCLA, highlights his longtime support for organized labor
by Melanie Mason
20 Mar 2019 at 3:05pm

Bernie Sanders? first appearance in California as a 2020 presidential candidate was not at a mega...



Fed downgrades U.S. growth forecast and signals no more rate hikes until 2020
by Jim Puzzanghera
20 Mar 2019 at 2:50pm

Federal Reserve officials on Wednesday poured some chilly water on President Trump?s assertion th...



Supreme Court appears set to overturn Mississippi murder case based on racial...
by David G. Savage
20 Mar 2019 at 1:50pm

The Supreme Court justices sounded ready on Wednesday to overturn a Mississippi murder conviction...



As Washington awaits Mueller?s report, here?s what we know about the investig...
by Del Quentin Wilber, Chris Megerian
20 Mar 2019 at 11:10am

Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III appears close to turning in his final report after a histor...



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20 Mar 2019 at 6:00am

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by Doyle McManus
20 Mar 2019 at 3:00am

In these early weeks of the presidential campaign, Democratic candidates have faced a battery of ...



Supreme Court upholds federal power to detain and deport immigrants for long-...
by David G. Savage
19 Mar 2019 at 2:35pm

A divided Supreme Court on Tuesday bolstered the Trump administration?s power to arrest and indef...



Trump embraces Brazil?s Bolsonaro, another brash president enmeshed in scandal
by Eli Stokols , Noah Bierman
19 Mar 2019 at 2:30pm

President Trump and Jair Bolsonaro, the new Brazilian leader dubbed the Trump of the Tropics, ple...



Search warrants provide an inside look at the investigation into Michael Cohen
by Chris Megerian
19 Mar 2019 at 2:00pm

The USB drive was black and red, and its white label seemed inscrutable ? Tracking #: 18020814020...


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STATE OF WASHINGTON, et al., Plaintiffs, v. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE, et al. Defendants., US District Court Western District of Washington at Seattle, Case No. 2:18-cv-1115-RSL, Document 63, "PRIVATE DEFENDANTS’ BRIEF IN OPPOSITION TO PLAINTIFF STATES’ MOTION FOR A PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION"
STATE OF WASHINGTON, et al., Plaintiffs, v. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE, et al. Defendants., US District Court Western District of Washington at Seattle, Case No. 2:18-cv-1115-RSL, Document 64, "FEDERAL DEFENDANTS’ BRIEF IN OPPOSITION TO PLAINTIFFS’ MOTION FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION"
STATE OF WASHINGTON, et al., Plaintiffs, v. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE, et al. Defendants., US District Court Western District of Washington at Seattle, Case No. 2:18-cv-1115-RSL, Document 58-2, "[PROPOSED] BRIEF OF AMICUS CURIAE ELECTRONIC FRONTIER FOUNDATION IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANTS"
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Receivership order Darren Chaker
18 Sep 2016 at 10:52am
Ruling against David Hunter aka Darren Chaker Assault Weapon charge
La Mesa attorney Scott McMillan defeated Darren Chaker in the landmark decision of Chaker v. Mateo (2012) 209 Cal. App. 4th 1138; 147 Cal. Rptr. 3d 496; 2012 Cal. App. LEXIS 1049; 40 Media L. Rep. 2703
Darren Chaker was prosecuted for peeping on a female in a tanning booth.
Darren Chaker was convicted of bankruptcy fraud.
Attempting to curry favor with the court..
091102 Email from Gonzales re Insurance Endorsements
Dondi Properties Corp.
4 Jun 2009 at 6:01pm
The case Dondi Properties Corp. v. Commerce Sav. & Loan Asso., 121 F.R.D. 284 (1988) imposes an affirmative requirement on litigants to "play nice" with one another and timely file papers. Judge Houser expexts compliance with the order.
Mr. Slye's request for waiver of his obligation to participate in jury duty, as submitted on January 26, 2009, poignantly demonstrates the poisonous effect that Black-Robed Hooligans and their attorney friends have on the system of justice as whole. Although the officers of the court may take pleasure in breaking from their oaths, their conduct ultimately results in statements such as that posted by Mr. Slye.
Declaration of Desmond Donohue
1 Jun 2009 at 12:32am
Declaration of Teresa Murray
1 Jun 2009 at 12:31am
Ms. Murray completely ignores that Verizon sold off its yellow page division within this declaration, terming it a mere name change.
Declaration of Rosemary Foreman
1 Jun 2009 at 12:29am
Declaration of Anthony Plec
1 Jun 2009 at 12:24am

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For Federal Tax Purposes, All Legal Same-Sex Marriages Will Be Recognized
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30 Aug 2013 at 6:18am
The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) ruled yesterday that s...

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CA Supreme Court Entertains Prop 8 Backers' Stay Request
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Name Surfaces For Fogel's Seat
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Trump Is Upset Because the McCain Family Never Thanked Him
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20 Mar 2019 at 6:30pm
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20 Mar 2019 at 5:30pm
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Boeing's Crucial 737 Max Safety Analysis Was Flawed
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20 Mar 2019 at 4:31pm
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Trump's Tax Cut Won't Power the Growth He Predicts
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20 Mar 2019 at 3:31pm
The Trump administration pushed a $1.5 trillion tax cut through Congress in 2017 on the promise t...

Devin Nunes Sues Twitter for Not Providing a Safe Space
by MrSilenceDogood
20 Mar 2019 at 2:32pm
Stung by obscene and pointed criticism, Representative Devin Nunes, a Republican from California,...

A Michigan University Offers Business Degree in Cannabis
by OCUser
20 Mar 2019 at 1:33pm
After successfully launching a Cannabis chemistry program, Lake Superior State University continu...

Biden Tells Supporters He Plans 2020 Bid
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20 Mar 2019 at 12:31pm
Former Vice President Joe Biden reached out to several supporters Tuesday saying he intends to ru...

University of Tennessee to Be Free for Low-Income Students in 2020
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20 Mar 2019 at 11:32am
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First Australian Solar Farm in Antarctica
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20 Mar 2019 at 10:30am
Australian Antarctic Division Director, Mr Kim Ellis, said the system of 105 solar panels, mounte...

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20 Mar 2019 at 9:30am
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