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California Published News

Judicial Council meeting
by Lynne Mayo
24 May 2018 at 3:00pm
Judicial Council meeting will be held in Sacramento.

Court of Appeal Announces Destruction of Old Court Records
by Merrill Balassone
9 Feb 2018 at 7:20pm
The Court of Appeal, Third Appellate District has announced its intention to destroy the followin...

Commission Confirms Appointments to Courts of Appeal
by Merrill Balassone
26 Jan 2018 at 12:00am
Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye, Chair of the Commission on Judicial Appointments, announced...

Courts Without Borders
by Merrill Balassone
23 Jan 2018 at 5:00pm
With dozens of Santa Barbara court employees cut off by mudslides, an unusual partnership with a ...

Commission on Judicial Appointments to Consider Two Appointments to Courts of...
by Merrill Balassone
8 Jan 2018 at 5:00pm
January 25 confirmation hearings, to be webcast live, are set for Fourth and Sixth Appellate Dist...

Council to Consider Updating Funding Formula for Trial Courts
by Blaine Corren
5 Jan 2018 at 6:00pm
The Judicial Council at its January 12 business meeting will consider recommendations on how it d...

Courts Help Put New Laws into Effect
by Merrill Balassone
3 Jan 2018 at 8:00am
In 2018, a number of new laws were created in the hope of expanding the rights of Californians th...

Holiday: Courts closed
by Lynne Mayo
25 Dec 2017 at 3:00pm
California courts will be closed.

Appellate Justice Marla Miller Named to Supreme Court Ethics Committee
by Merrill Balassone
20 Dec 2017 at 9:24pm
The California Supreme Court today announced the appointment of Justice Marla J. Miller to fill a...

2018 California Courts Calendar
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19 Dec 2017 at 6:34pm
Keep track of Supreme Court oral arguments, Judicial Council meeting dates, and court holidays.

Beyond the Bench Conference
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19 Dec 2017 at 4:00pm
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Supreme Court Appoints Members to State Bar Trustees Nominating Committee
29 Nov 2017 at 9:39pm
SAN FRANCISCO?The Supreme Court of California today announced the appointments of four new member...

National Legal News

Trolls take to Twitter to lie about being attacked by black people while goin...
by Jaclyn Cosgrove, Greg Braxton
17 Feb 2018 at 9:20pm

As Marvel?s latest superhero movie ?Black Panther? draws praise and rakes in millions of dollars ...

Why Trump's Playboy Playmate sex scandal is just another ho-hum day in his pr...
by Michael Finnegan, Mark Z. Barabak
17 Feb 2018 at 4:40pm

Most politicians would have been swallowed up in scandal after new details emerged Friday of an a...

Who they were: The victims of the Parkland school shooting
by Nina Agrawal, Michael Finnegan, Molly Hennessy-Fiske
17 Feb 2018 at 4:40am
Read portraits of those killed in the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in South F...

Horrified Florida students beg the adults: Please, do something about guns
by Matt Pearce, Jenny Jarvie, Molly Hennessy-Fiske
17 Feb 2018 at 2:10am

The kids in South Florida are fed up. With the adults.

After a mass shooting left 17 students and...

Of the Florida school shooting's 17 victims, seven of them were just 14 years...
by Molly Hennessy-Fiske
17 Feb 2018 at 1:20am

At Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, so many freshmen classes are held in Building 12 that th...

FBI says it failed to properly investigate January tip on teen accused in dea...
by Kurtis Lee, Joseph Tanfani, Nina Agrawal, Molly Hennessy-Fiske
17 Feb 2018 at 1:10am

The FBI failed to properly investigate a tip it received last month about the teenager accused of...

Before a school shooting, something usually happens ? the shooter tells someone
by Jaclyn Cosgrove
17 Feb 2018 at 12:55am

In the days following the deadly high school shooting in Florida, as Nikolas Cruz?s life as a tro...

Commerce Department urges Trump to impose tariffs or quotas on steel and alum...
by Don Lee
16 Feb 2018 at 10:25pm

The Commerce Department is urging President Trump to consider hefty tariffs and quotas to limit t...

Special counsel Robert Mueller indicts 13 Russians, alleging 2016 election in...
by David S. Cloud, Joseph Tanfani
16 Feb 2018 at 10:00pm

Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III indicted 13 Russians and three Russian companies Friday, ac...

Mitt Romney launches Utah Senate bid with feel-good video, takes swipes at Wa...
by Mark Z. Barabak
16 Feb 2018 at 3:30pm

With an ode to his adopted home state of Utah and swipes at Washington and President Trump, Mitt ...

Inflation is heating up. What should you do about it?
by Jim Puzzanghera
16 Feb 2018 at 3:00pm

After years of low inflation, signs that wage and price growth finally are heating up were a majo...

What now for the 'Dreamers' after the Senate failed to act?
by David Lauter
16 Feb 2018 at 12:20pm

The much-awaited Senate debate on immigration produced a flop this week ? no legislation, not eve...

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Excerpts of Record Volume 2
3 Sep 2017 at 5:38pm
Excerpts of Record Volume 2
Excerpts of Record Volume 1
3 Sep 2017 at 5:37pm
Edited and annotated excerpts of record volume 1
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.
5 Jun 2009 at 1:01am
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 7:32am
Declaration of Teresa Murray
1 Jun 2009 at 7:31am
Ms. Murray completely ignores that Verizon sold off its yellow page division within this declaration, terming it a mere name change.
Declaration of Anthony Plec
1 Jun 2009 at 7:24am
Norman Whites feebly attempts to justify why Verizon needs traffic partners. Here is the objection to his declaration.
This requests allows anyone with an interest to appear telephonically at the bankruptcy hearing.

Law Press Releases

Local Englewood Attorney Appointed as Municipal Judge in Waldwick

Family law attorney Helene Herbert to serve part-time as judge in both Waldwick and Bergenfield


Dickinson Wright Attorney Michael Hammer Named a "2018 Leader in...

Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Michael C. Hammer has been named a "20...

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Financial Poise? Webinars and West LegalEdcenter are pleased to announce the February 20th premie...

MHA Launches Healthcare Speakers' Bureau

Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association has simplified the often overwhelming process of iden...

Another Medical Study Confirms: Transparency, Apology by Hospitals...

Study evaluating ?Communication and Resolution Program? at Tennessee?s Erlanger Health System, le...

Prominent Attorneys Join Forces to Launch New Law Firm

Five of the most accomplished and respected attorneys in Southern California are coming together ...

D.C. Class Action Attorneys Launch New Firm

Attorneys Jeffrey D. Kaliel and Sophia Goren Gold launch Kaliel PLLC, a new Plaintiffs'-side cons...

Brady/Callahan Announces Name Change to Brady/Donahue

Effective January 1, 2018, the law firm will be known formally as Brady/Donahue

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The 10 Things Trump Has Done Without Legislation

In the year since President Trump?s inauguration there have been consistent attacks on immigratio...

Disruptive Key Shadowing Technology Eliminates Master Key Storage,...

Key Shadowing technology will disrupt the cryptographic and other security markets. With HyperSpa...

Navigant Enhances Claims Management Platform With Artificial...

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Engineered Corrosion Solutions and Potter Electric Signal Company announce a license agreement fo...

California Law News

For Federal Tax Purposes, All Legal Same-Sex Marriages Will Be Recognized
by Mitchell A. Port
30 Aug 2013 at 1:18pm
The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) ruled yesterday that s...

Want to Stay in the Loop on #ABAannual? Follow @RecorderTweets
by The Recorder
8 Aug 2013 at 10:56pm

Justice Anthony Kennedy, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Attorney General Er...

CA Supreme Court Entertains Prop 8 Backers' Stay Request
by The Recorder
13 Jul 2013 at 12:10am

[Cheryl Miller]

In what appears to be a last-gasp effort to save Proposition 8, same-sex marriage...

Name Surfaces For Fogel's Seat
by The Recorder
14 May 2013 at 12:23am

[Vanessa Blum]

The White House at long last is closing in on a pick to fill the Northern Distric...

Technology Revolution a Challenge Even for Larry Sonsini
by The Recorder
20 Apr 2013 at 12:36am

[Scott Graham]

The lawyer most responsible for developing Silicon Valley's culture of entrepreneu...

DA Regrets Misconduct, Supreme Court Says Not So Fast
by The Recorder
19 Apr 2013 at 11:19pm

[Scott Graham]

When the Sixth District Court of Appeal found ?flagrant? prosecutorial misconduct ...

Budget Chair Slams Courts for 'Irresponsible' Spending
by The Recorder
4 Apr 2013 at 1:16am

[Cheryl Miller]

Wednesday?s hearing of the subcommittee overseeing California courts started off ...

Meet Tigar, Hear Him Purr
by The Recorder
29 Mar 2013 at 11:48pm

[Vanessa Blum]

There was a yin and yang to U.S. District Judge Jon Tigar?s investiture ceremony T...

Lucasfilm Pregnancy Case Heading Back to Trial Court
by The Recorder
28 Mar 2013 at 1:26am

[Scott Graham]

The California Supreme Court may be feeling some pregancy discrimination fatigue....

Is New Funding Formula Key to Governor's Judicial Happiness?
by The Recorder
27 Mar 2013 at 2:51am

[Cheryl Miller]

In the quest to answer Governor Jerry Brown's call to make trial court funding m...

High Court Weighs Domestic Violence Case That Helped Unseat Hallinan
by The Recorder
6 Mar 2013 at 3:37am

[Scott Graham]

Ten years ago, the domestic violence murder of Claire Joyce Tempongko helped brin...

Gifts Made By Personal Check
by Mitchell A. Port
29 Dec 2012 at 5:30pm
Your 2012 gifts made with a personal check may be treated as being made in 2013 unless you follow...

Drudge Retort

A 'Mass Shooting Generation' Cries Out for Change
by rcade
17 Feb 2018 at 9:26pm
The New York Times writes about America's generation of children who have grown up with mass shoo...

A White House Budget Fit for the King of Debt
by Doc_sarvis
17 Feb 2018 at 7:32pm
As Mark Meadows, the chairman of the conservative Freedom Caucus in the House of Representatives,...

President's Personal Attorney Broke NDA, Stormy's Lawyer Says
by reinheitsgebot
17 Feb 2018 at 6:31pm
President Trump's Stormy Daniels problem is getting worse. The porn star, whose real name is Step...

Proposed WH Change Could Jeopardize Kushner's Security Clearance
by rcade
17 Feb 2018 at 5:52pm
President Trump's son-in-law and senior White House adviser Jared Kushner has reportedly requeste...

Trump's 'Russia Hoax' Turns Out to Be Very Real
by tonyroma
17 Feb 2018 at 4:30pm
When Donald Trump finally acknowledged publicly that Russians had hacked Democratic emails and in...

American Pleads Guilty in Mueller's Russia Probe
by tonyroma
17 Feb 2018 at 3:32am
A California man has pleaded guilty to identity fraud as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's...

The Trump Administration's Internal War Over Veteran's Health Care
by rcade
17 Feb 2018 at 1:05am
ProPublica and Politico investigate the battle over privatizing the Veterans Affairs health care ...

Florida Lawmakers Postpone Vote to Relax Background Checks
by oldwhiskeysour
16 Feb 2018 at 10:32pm
Florida legislature postponed a scheduled vote today (Friday) to weaken the state's gun backgroun...

Mitt Romney Running for Senate Seat
by SheepleSchism
16 Feb 2018 at 9:33pm
Praising Utahns' "can-do pioneering spirit" and calling out federal dysfunction, Mitt Romney laun...

Candidate Touts Endorsement from Fake-News Site
by Hans
16 Feb 2018 at 8:33pm
It looked as if Arizona Senate candidate Kelli Ward had scored a big endorsement: On Oct. 28, she...

Screenshots of Doctored News Article and Tweets Spread Fake Racism
by rcade
16 Feb 2018 at 6:19pm
The hours after the mass shooting at a Florida high school followed a now familiar trajectory on ...

13 Russian Nationals Indicted for Election Interference
by 726
16 Feb 2018 at 6:06pm
A federal grand jury has indicted 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities for alleged int...

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16 Feb 2018 at 11:53pm
The juvenile court denied defendant and appellant, A.L.?s (Father), Welfare and Institutions Code...

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