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Lawyer’s Suit Against Former Firm No SLAPP—Court of Appeal
(October 1, 2014)

Panel Upholds Alameda County’s Drug Disposal Ordinance
(October 1, 2014)

Central District Gets New Federal Public Defender
(October 1, 2014)

C.A. Rejects Bid for Increased Interest on Malpractice Judgment
(September 30, 2014)

Los Angeles Superior Court Elects Three Commissioners
(September 30, 2014)

Judge Connolly Made Void Sentencing Order, C.A. Rules
(September 29, 2014)

Court of Appeal Reinstates Action for Prenatal Injuries
(September 29, 2014)

C.A. ‘Conditionally’ Reverses Conviction Based on Faretta Violation
(September 29, 2014)

County May Enter Into Contracts Without Public Hearings—C.A.
(September 26, 2014)

C.A. Rejects Contention That Hours Claimed by Lawyer For Rapper Known as ‘The Game’ Were Inflated
(September 26, 2014)

Governor Not an ‘Agency’ Under CEQA, Court of Appeal Rules
(September 25, 2014)

S.C. Declines to Block Suit Over Drug Monograph
(September 25, 2014)

Ninth Circuit Revives Suit Over Brea Mall Protest by Union
(September 24, 2014)

Board Appoints Saladino County Counsel on 4-1 Vote
(September 24, 2014)

C.A. Throws Out Judgment Against State Deputy Attorney General
(September 23, 2014)

Court Upholds Ruling for Female Athletes Who Sued School District
(September 22, 2014)

Brown Names Three to Northern California Superior Courts
(September 22, 2014)

S.C. to Hear Privacy Challenge to Prescription Database Statute
(September 19, 2014)

Board of Supervisors Set to Act on Appointment of Treasurer/Tax Collection Saladino as County Counsel
(September 19, 2014)

Ninth Circuit Revives Rape Victim’s Suit Against Modeling Website
(September 18, 2014)

Panel Upholds Ruling That Police Concealed Evidence
(September 18, 2014)

C.A. Tosses Suit Over Injuries From Courthouse Elevator Accident
(September 17, 2014)

Confirmation Hearing Today for District Court Nominee
(September 17, 2014)

C.A. Rules Personal ‘Publicity’ Claim Assignable, Not Preempted
(September 16, 2014)

Ninth Circuit Orders New Hearing in Tax Dispute Involving Electronic Arts Co-Founder Hawkins
(September 16, 2014)

C.A. Affirms Murder Conviction of Former NFL Player
(September 15, 2014)

Joanne Garvey, ‘Founding Mother’ of CWL, Dies at 79
(September 15, 2014)

Supreme Court Agrees to Rule on Taxpayer Standing Limits
(September 12, 2014)

Panel Asks Alaska Court for Help in Coverage Case
(September 12, 2014)

Court Turns Down Elderly Husband-Killer’s Bid for New Trial in Nevada Case
(September 11, 2014)

Kuhl, Buckley to Lead Superior Court for Next Two Years
(September 11, 2014)

Catherine D. Purcell Appointed Presiding Judge of State Bar Court
(September 11, 2014)

Court Revives Suit Accusing State Agents of Illegal Detention
(September 10, 2014)

Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Steven Ogden to Retire
(September 10, 2014)

C.A. Orders Resentencing for Man Convicted of Cheating Investors
(September 9, 2014)

Court Rules for Newspaper in Suit Over Access to Contempt Papers
(September 8, 2014)

ADA Mandates Accessible Parking—Ninth Circuit
(September 8, 2014)

Deputy L.A. City Attorney Chris Garcia Arrested on Child Pornography Charges
(September 8, 2014)

Court Says Child Slavery Suit Against Nestle USA May Proceed
(September 5, 2014)

Services Set for Former Presiding Judge Harry V. Peetris
(September 5, 2014)

C.A. Revives Challenge to Diversity Mandate for Redistricting Body
(September 4, 2014)

Court Upholds Class Action Status for Overtime Lawsuit
(September 4, 2014)

Services Set for Sept. 14 for Justice Walter Croskey
(September 4, 2014)

CJP Censures Two Judges for Courthouse Sexual Misconduct
(September 3, 2014)

Prison Official Named Administrative Director of the Courts
(September 3, 2014)

Court of Appeal Justice Walter Croskey Dies at 81
(September 2, 2014)


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Beware: The Candidates Are Now Among Us


By JON COUPAL

(In My Opinion, September 30, 2014)

How About an Exam for Office Seekers?
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, September 25, 2014)

[X] Tom Griego
(Editorial, September 23, 2014)

A Need Exists for Reform of Judicial-Election Procedures
(Editorial, September 23, 2014)

Reporters Who Carried Guns: Did They Do So With a ‘Wink and a Nod’ From Police?
(Perspectives, September 18, 2014)

Reporters Once Toted Firearms; Was a Press Badge a Substitute for a Gun Permit?
(Perspectives, September 17, 2014)

Amazing! Something Good From the California Legislature
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, September 16, 2014)

1891: L.A. Police Commission Approves Identification Badges for Reporters
(Perspectives, September 15, 2014)

Reporters in Los Angeles Used to Carry Badges…Which Sometimes Were Misused
(Perspectives, September 10, 2014)

Proposition 13 Survives Latest Legislative Session
By JON COUPAL

(In My Opinion, September 9, 2014)

Let Them All Drive Teslas
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, September 3, 2014)

Attorney General Harris Blocks Real Initiative Reform
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, August 26, 2014)

Jeffrey Prang, Candidate for Assessor, Seeks to Flimflam
(Perspectives, August 20, 2014)

State Bar’s Institutional Memory Is Failing; It Forgets a Speaker Named Earl Warren
(Perspectives, August 19, 2014)

Summary of Recommendations in Superior Court Races
(Editorial, May 30, 2014)

[X] Steven P. Schreiner
(Editorial, May 29, 2014)

[X] Debra L. Losnick [X] Jacqueline Lewis
(Editorial, May 29, 2014)

[X] Donna Hollingsworth Armstrong
(Editorial, May 22, 2014)

[X] Stacy Wiese
(Editorial, May 20, 2014)

[X] Amy Carter [X] Alison Matsumoto Estrada [X] Andrew Cooper
(Editorial, May 14, 2014)

[X] Teresa P. Magno
(Editorial, May 7, 2014)

[ ] No Recommendation
(Editorial, April 29, 2014)

[X] Charles M. Calderon
(Editorial, April 21, 2014)

[X] James B. Pierce
(Editorial, April 16, 2014)

Judge Lavin Fails to Excise Phony Ballot Designation From the Ballot
(Perspectives, March 28, 2014)

Pamela Matsumoto, Arnold Medick: Invalidly Claim Designations as ALJs
(Perspectives, March 19, 2014)

Two Would-Be Judges—Kim and Felder—Try to Get by With Bogus Ballot Designations
(Perspectives, March 18, 2014)

E-Cigarettes — Poison or Panacea?
By RALPH B. SALTSMAN AND STEPHEN WARREN SOLOMON
(The Legal Community, March 17, 2014)

Settlements — When Is a Settlement Agreement Litigation by Other Means?

Cook
By DAVID J. COOK
(The Legal Community, January 29, 2014)

Olmsted Blasts Baca for Successfully Challenging Unconstitutionality of Charter Provision
(Perspectives, December 19, 2013)

Italian American Lawyers Association Adds Feature at Dinner Meeting: a Commercial Break
(Perspectives, November 18, 2013)

Commercial Liens — Paper Terrorism in Your Mail Box
By DAVID J. COOK
(The Legal Community, November 4, 2013)

“Ze Plane! Ze Plane!" — The Magic of Third Party Releases in a Confirmed Plan
By DAVID J. COOK
(The Legal Community, October 24, 2013)

Dodgers, McCourt Ask Judge to Scuttle Lawsuit Over Stow’s Injuries
(Perspectives, September 16, 2013)

[X] Mike Feuer
(Editorial, May 10, 2013)

1950s: Ike Was in the White House, Women Wore Nylons, Doctors Made House Calls
(Perspectives,April 10, 2013)

Playing Cards — The Final Hands
By DAVID J. COOK
(The Legal Community, January 14, 2013)

Playing Cards — Protect Yourself: Liens and Schemes
By DAVID J. COOK
(The Legal Community, December 17, 2012)

Lacey Becomes 42nd District Attorney of Los Angeles County
(Perspectives, December 3, 2012)

Gregory Alarcon: Not Apt to Be Chosen as Anybody’s ‘Judge of the Year’
(Perspectives, November 20, 2012)

Playing Cards: Pull Up a Chair and Sit Down—More Ways to Collect
By DAVID J. COOK

(The Legal Community, October 30, 2012)

Playing Cards: Pull Up a Chair and Sit Down—Finding the Money
By DAVID J. COOK
(The Legal Community, September 12, 2012)

Was Lacey’s Recantation of Earlier Testimony a Routine Correction or Perjury?
(Perspectives, August 30, 2012)

Reaganomics: It Worked Then; It Would Work Now
(Perspectives, August 28, 2012)

Department 36: The Judge Is a Bobble-Head, His Clerk an Unbridled Dominator
(Perspectives, August 15, 2012)

Playing Cards: Pull Up a Chair and Sit Down—How Much Is Owed?
By DAVID J. COOK
(The Legal Community, August 7, 2012)

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