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Old Land Grant Trumps Public Beach Access—C.A.
(April 28, 2016)

Ninth Circuit Court to Rule En Banc Whether ‘Hybrid’ City Elections Violate Equal Protection
(April 28, 2016)

Ex-Managing Partner Returns to Buchalter Nemer
(April 28, 2016)

Prosecutors Perez, Townsend, Yun, Along With Litigator Weissman, Compete
(Judicial Elections, April 28, 2016)

Legislative Committees Approve Bills Limiting Arbitration
(April 27, 2016)

LACBA Committee Rejects Berger’s Appeal
(April 27, 2016)

C.A. Tosses Suit by Man Claiming Credit for ‘Avatar’ Ideas
(April 26, 2016)

Commissioner Zuzga Reports ‘Well Qualified’ Rating
(April 26, 2016)

C.A. Affirms Conviction of Police Officer/Rapist
(April 25, 2016)

Courts Can’t Force State to Provide ‘Quality’ Education
(April 22, 2016)

State Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentence, Rejects Defense’s Incompetence Claim
(April 22, 2016)

Court Upholds Lengthy Sentence for Theft of Remains
(April 21, 2016)

Schreiner Reports ‘Well Qualified’ LACBA Rating
(April 21, 2016)

Five, From Varied Backgrounds, Seek Open Seat
(Judicial Elections, April 21, 2016)

Estate of Judge Swearinger’s Widow Loses Appeal
(April 20, 2016)

Attorney Robert H. McNeill Jr. Dies at 75
(April 20, 2016)

Three Prosecutors, a Deputy A.G, Private Practitioner Seek Open Seat
(Judicial Elections, April 20, 2016)

Four Candidates Report ‘Well Qualified’ Rating From LACBA
(April 19, 2016)

Services Set for Thursday for Richard Mosk, Retired Court of Appeal Justice
(April 19, 2016)

Four Government Attorneys, One Private Practitioner Compete
(Judicial Elections, April 19, 2016)

C.A. Bars in Camera Review to See if Privilege Applies
(April 18, 2016)

High Court to Rule on Evidence of Industry Custom In Defense of Products Liability Case
(April 18, 2016)

C.A. Upholds Statutes on Teacher Tenure and Dismissal
(April 15, 2016)

LACBA President-Elect’s Plan Generates Scorn
(April 15, 2016)

Mandatory Fee Arbitration Debt Held Dischargeable in Bankruptcy
(April 15, 2016)

Brown Names Member to State Bar Board of Trustees
(April 15, 2016)

Commissioner Issues Domestic Violence TRO Against Assemblyman Hernandez
(April 14, 2016)

Loyola Law School’s Waterstone Named Next Dean
(April 14, 2016)

C.A. Revives Conflict of Interest Claim Against Builder
(April 13, 2016)

C.A. Rejects Insurer’s Bid to Avoid Sharing Defense Costs
(April 12, 2016)

Steve Kim Named U.S. Magistrate Judge for Central District of California
(April 12, 2016)

Arbitrator Rejects Dunn Claims, Grants Leave to Amend
(April 11, 2016)

 

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Providing Genuine Benefits to Average Folks


By JON COUPAL

(In My Opinion, April 26, 2016)

[X] David Berger
(Editorial, April 22, 2016)

[X] James Kaddo
(Editorial, April 22, 2016)

LACBA Leaders Engage in Election Misdeeds
(Editorial, April 19, 2016)

New Ways to Spend ‘OPM’ (Other Peoples’ Money)
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, April 12, 2016)

State Bar Misrepresents Extent of Its Victory in Dunn Case
(Perspectives, April 12, 2015)

LACBA Nominating Committee Displays Short-Sightedness
(Perspectives, April 8, 2015)

Why Average Citizens Don’t Count in Sacramento
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, April 5, 2016)

[X] Steven Schreiner
(Editorial, March 31, 2016)

[X] Kathryn Ann Solorzano
(Editorial, March 16, 2016)

LACBA Should Swerve From Its Perilous Course
(Editorial, March 15, 2016)

LACBA Censors Report Critical of LACBA


By WILLIAM L. WINSLOW
(Viewpoint, March 4, 2016)

Saladino Entered Into an Accord; His Claim Against the County Is a Sham
(Perspectives, December 15, 2015)

C.A. Permits Amended Complaint Contradicting Previous Pleadings
(Perspectives, December 9, 2015)

‘But Officer, Don’t You See My Windshield Decal?’
(Perspectives, December 7, 2015)

Court of Appeal Justice Judith Ashmann-Gerst Backs Down, but Only a Little
(Perspectives, December 3, 2015)

LACBA Sections Need More Information Than They’ve Been Promised
(Perspectives, December 1, 2015)

Attorney Asks Court of Appeal to Strip Potshots at Him From Opinion
(Perspectives, November 24, 2015)

Take Your Choice: A Traffic Ticket or a Ticket to the Policemen’s Ball
(Perspectives, November 17, 2015)

ACLU’s Action to Bar Cross From County Seal to Be Decided Without Witnesses
(Perspectives, November 12, 2015)

Justice Ashmann-Gerst Owes Apology to Lawyers She Berated
(Perspectives, November 9, 2015)

License Plates With Low Numbers Became Political Rewards
(Perspectives, November 5, 2015)

Mayors, Governors, ‘Special’ Deputies Had Cars Equipped With Sirens
(Perspectives, November 2, 2015)

Paper ‘Courtesy Cards’ Were Desirable—but Gold Ones Were All the More So
(Perspectives, October 29, 2015)

‘Courtesy Cards’ Shield Bearer From Traffic Tickets
(Perspectives, October 27, 2015)

Presley Garners Another Badge, Thanks to Richard Nixon
(Perspectives, October 22, 2015)

Government Regulation: Court of Appeal Shines Light on Liquor Licensing
By RALPH BARAT SALTSMAN, STEPHEN WARREN SOLOMON
and STEPHEN ALLEN JAMIESON

(The Legal Community, October 20, 2015)

Elvis Presley: The Man Who Flimflammed President Nixon
(Perspectives, October 19, 2015)

Alighting From a Car With a Revolving Blue Light Is ‘Lawman’ Elvis Presley
(Perspectives, October 13, 2015)

Myths Surround Los Angeles Badges Given to Elvis Presley
(Perspectives, October 7, 2015)

Carrying a Badge, Elvis Presley Play-Acts the Role of a Policeman
(Perspectives, September 24, 2015)

Chinese Americans Face a Challenging Road to Admission


By NOWLAND C. HONG
(The Legal Community, September 17, 2015)

Judges Should Not Enjoy Impunity From Prosecution for Perjury
(Editorial, September 16, 2015)

Honorary Badges Evoke Controversies Across the Continent
(Perspectives, August 18, 2015)

Controversies Over Badges Erupt at State Level
(Perspectives, August 13, 2015)

Federal Government Requires Peering Through Students’ Bedroom Windows
(Perspectives, July 27, 2015)

Propagators of the Jury System: the Vikings, a King, and a Pope
(Perspectives, July 20, 2015)

Appeals Court Seals Document in Contravention of Legal Requisites
(Perspectives, July 9, 2015)

Los Angeles County Bar Association Fleeces Attendees at Installation
(Perspectives, July 2, 2015)

Lamar W. Baker: ‘Sign In, Please’—Like Other White House Visitors
(Perspectives, June 25, 2015)

Did Lamar W. Baker Lie About Working in the White House?
(Perspectives, June 22, 2015)

A House for Equal Justice, From Design to Completion


By ELIZABETH R. FEFFER
(Feature, June 18, 2015)

Court of Appeal Questions Trial Court’s Sealing of Entire Complaint
(Perspectives, June 16, 2015)

Floridian Who Wants to Litigate in Secrecy Finds California a Desirable Venue
(Perspectives, June 3, 2015)

Merrill Lynch ‘Wealth Advisor’ Is Allowed to Litigate in Partial Secrecy
(Perspectives, June 2, 2015)

Lamar W. Baker: Bereft of Credentials for the State Appellate Bench, He’s Been Appointed
(Perspectives, May 27, 2015)

Is the Concept of Due Process Derived From the Magna Carta?
(Perspectives, May 7, 2015)

USC Professor Points Out: Magna Carta Didn’t Confer Right to Jury
(Perspectives, May 6, 2015)

C.A. Justice Terms Previous Utterance ‘Ambiguous’—Won’t Admit It Was Error
(Perspectives, April 28, 2015)

Times Story Leads to A.G. Opinion That Daunts Conferring of Honorary Badges
(Perspectives,April 27, 2015)

Flashing of Unofficial Badges Persists Into the New Millennium
(Perspectives, March 23, 2015)

In the 1970s, Heads of Law Enforcement Agencies Continue Awarding Honorary Badges
(Perspectives, March 16, 2015)

Controversies Over Honorary Peace Officer Badges: Not Unique to L.A. City or County
(Perspectives, March 3, 2015)

‘We Refer to the Parties by Their First Names…Not Out of Disrespect.’ Balderdash.
(Perspectives,January 12, 2015)

County of L.A. Lags Behind City in Getting Serious About Denying Badges to Non-Officers
(Perspectives, December 17, 2014)

Lamar W. Baker: Bereft of Credentials for the State Appellate Bench, He’s Apt to be Appointed
(Perspectives, December 5, 2014)

Recalling the Days When the Judges Cracked Down on Vice in Hollywood


By SANDY KRIEGLER
(Feature, December 1, 2014)

Remember That Honorary Badge We Gave You? We Want It Back—Sheriff Pitchess
(Perspectives, October 29, 2014)

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