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Judge Erred in Adhering to California Supreme Court Decision
(May 24, 2019)

Magistrate Has Inherent Authority to Impose Reasonable Restrictions as Bail Conditions
(May 24, 2019)

Majority Says Defective Deportation Notice Can’t Be Cured
(May 23, 2019)

C.A. Won’t Depart From 2005 Decision On Non-Receipt of Claim Rejection
(May 23, 2019)

Reconstituted Panel May Vacate Initial Decision, Redecide
(May 22, 2019)

Ninth Circuit Bars Judge Real From Case, Finds He Applied Wrong Burden of Proof
(May 22, 2019)

Judge Jose Sandoval Draws Public Admonishment From CJP
(May 21, 2019)

No Need to Strike Testimony of Witness Who Withheld Source—Ninth Circuit
(May 21, 2019)

10-Day Rule for Dumping Judge Inapplicable to Resentencing Bid
(May 20, 2019)

No Relief for Man Put in Higher Tax Bracket Through Lump Sum Payment of Back Wages
(May 20, 2019)

Ban on Gun Possession by Foreign National Is Constitutional
(May 17, 2019)

Ninth Circuit Remands Case to Allow Judge To Clarify His Intent in Imposing Sentence
(May 17, 2019)

Judgment for Maker of Homeopathic Remedies Cannot Stand
(May 16, 2019)

Court of Appeal Rejects Contention That Remand Would Be Pointless
(May 16, 2019)

County Department Wins Dispute With County Commission
(May 16, 2019)

One Judge’s Retirement Pay Gets Unique Treatment
(May 15, 2019)

Memorial Service Set for Edward Hinz, Retired Court of Appeal Justice
(May 15, 2019)

Youth Must Petition in Trial Court to Gain Resentencing
(May 14, 2019)

Qualifications of Expert Witness Is Not for Jury Determination
(May 13, 2019)

Felony Reduced Retroactively to Misdemeanor Is Still a Felony for Deportation Purposes
(May 13, 2019)

C.A. Dumps Appeal in Long v. Peck P.J.L. v. Peck
(May 13, 2019)

No-Adult-Pornography Probation Condition Invalidly Imposed
(May 10, 2019)

Newsom Revises Proposed Budget, Adds 25 Superior Court Judges
(May 10, 2019)

$27.6 Million Fine Properly Imposed on Mercury Insurance
(May 9, 2019)

Rule Allowing Union Organizers to Enter Worksite, Solicit Workers, Is Valid
( May 9, 2019)

No Need to Instruct on Victim’s Past Threats to Third Parties
(May 8, 2019)

Appeals Court: County Has No Duty to Provide Sleeping Facilities for Homeless
(May 8, 2019)

Husband Properly Awarded Wedding Ring He Gave to Wife; It Was a Community Asset
(May 8, 2019)

State High Court Rejects Broad View of Anti-SLAPP Statute
(May 7, 2019)

Stop Near Border Based on More Than ‘Hunch’ In Light of Time, Locality, Tinted Windows
(May 7, 2019)

First District Panel Rejects Reasoning of Opinions on SB 620
(May 6, 2019)

Fifth District Affirms Attorney Fee Award of More Than $1.8 Million in Probate Case
(May 6, 2019)

Action Against USC by Fraternities, Sorority May Proceed
(May 3, 2019)

Judge Must Determine Defendant’s Competency to Stand Trial Once Lawyer Expresses Doubt
(May 3, 2019)

Attorney Must Be Paid by Estate Before Distributing to Heirs
(May 2, 2019)

Yagman’s Action Seeking CIA Records On Torture Must Be Reinstated
(May 2, 2019)

Superior Court Judge Lisa B. Lench Appointed to Judicial Council
(May 2, 2019)

Auditor Says State Bar Seeking Excessive Licensing Fees
(May 1, 2019)

Student Who Was Given ‘F’ on Essay Should Be Given Chance to Re-Plead
(May 1, 2019)

District Court Has Jurisdiction in Dispute Over Puccini Aria
(April 30, 2019)

Superior Court Had No Jurisdiction to Vacate Order Granting Affirmed Habeas Relief
(April 30, 2019)

Insurers’ Alleged Hacking Didn’t Violate Federal Legislation
(April 29, 2019)

Rebate in Form of Pre-Paid Debit Card Is Equivalent of Cash—Appeals Court
(April 29, 2019)

Kabateck: LACBA’s Charitable Projects Will ‘Likely’ Be Axed
(April 26, 2019)

Officer Who Tackled, Handcuffed Man Offering No Resistance Has Immunity
(April 26, 2019)

Disney’s Film ‘Zootopia’ Doesn’t Infringe Plaintiff’s ‘Zootopia’
(April 25, 2019)

C.A. Denies Request by Party Seeking Anonymity to Seal Released Opinion
(April 25, 2019)

UPS’s ‘Next Day Air’ Service Does Not Connote Air Transport
(April 24, 2019)

Commissioner Matthew St. George Jr., 70, Former Bar Leader, Dies
(April 24, 2019)

DVRO Can Be Issued Without Acts of Domestic Violence
(April 23, 2019)

Presenting New Basis on Appeal for Suppression Requires Good Cause
(April 23, 2019)

USC Student Subject to ‘F’ for Possessing Notes During Exam
(April 22, 2019)

Newsom Will Look for ‘Humility,’ Above All, in Appointing Judges
(April 22, 2019)

Ninth Circuit Won’t Decide Now If Tapes Should Be Released
(April 22, 2019)

 

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Senate Constitutional Amendment 5 Needs to Be Defeated


By JON COUPAL

(In My Opinion, May 7, 2019)

‘Secretization’ Continues: Court of Appeal Extends Anonymity to Drunk Driver
(Perspectives, May 2, 2019)

Let’s Give the FPPC the Power to Fight Illegal Spending
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, April 30, 2019)

Has the Business Community Had Enough?
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, April 24, 2019)

Is California Really a Low Property Tax State?
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, April 17, 2019)

Will California’s Taxpayers Ever Pay Enough?
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, April 9, 2019)

California May Be Reaching the Point of ‘Taxuration’
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, April 2, 2019)

Supervisors Should Probe Order to Kill Protective Dog
(Editorial, March 11, 2018)

Coletta, Michel, Cho, Perez Endorsed for Superior Court
(Editorial, November 5, 2018)

State High Court Takes Look at Duty of Loyalty Toward a Client and Attorney Fees


By THOMAS EDWARD WALL

(The Legal Community, October 4, 2018)

Parents of Appeals Court Justices Should Have Taught Their Kids Better Manners
(Perspectives, October 2, 2018)

If She Gets to, I Do Too! Candidate Asserts in Writ Petition
(Perspectives, August 22, 2018)

Candidate Seeks to Skirt New Law Curbing Misleading Ballot Designations
(Editorial, August 21, 2018)

Courts of Appeal Seek to ‘Secretize’ Public Matters
(Perspectives, July 18, 2018)

A District Court Judge Defies U.S. Supreme Court Precedent
(Perspectives, July 17, 2018)

AB2185 Would Permit Civil Defendants to Waive the Public’s Right to Know
(Perspectives, July 10, 2018)

Consitutional Law: Taxes, Guns & Privacy: We Need A Pardon!
By RALPH BARAT SALTSMAN AND STEPHEN WARREN SOLOMON
(The Legal Community, May 23, 2018)

Candidate Says She’s Pleased L.A. Times Endorsed Her Opponent
(Perspectives, May 21, 2018)

Registrar-Recorder Refuses to Accede to a Judge’s Determination
(Perspectives, April 3, 2018)

More Candidates Try to Get by With Bogus Ballot Designations
(Perspectives, March 14, 2018)

New Law on Ballot Designations Doesn’t Stop Shenanigans
(Perspectives, March 13, 2018)

County Squanders Funds in Defense of Lawyer Who Acts Like a Brat
(Perspectives, October 16, 2017)

LACBA’s Interim CEO Misinforms Trustees, Calls for Imprudent Action
(Perspectives, July 19, 2017)

Should LACBA Encourage People Not to Hire Lawyers?
(Perspectives, July 18, 2017)

Civil Rights: The CIA, Torture, the State Supreme Court and the Fate of Independent Contactors


By THOMAS EDWARD WALL

(The Legal Community, June 15, 2017)

LACBA-Gate Puts Spotlight on Good Guys, Bad Guys
(Perspectives, May 30, 2017)

Stevens, Brown Need to Explain…If They Can
(Perspectives, May 25, 2017)

Secret Task Force Produces Secret Report; Secret Committee Makes Nominations
(Perspectives, May 16, 2017)

Wrongdoing in LACBA: Schemers Slate New Election
(Perspectives, May 5, 2017)

SB 235—Judicial Elections Reform Bill—Seen as Worthwhile
(Letters to a Senator, April 28, 2017)

Civil Rights: Marijuana Is Here to Stay
By STEPHEN WARREN SOLOMON, STEPHEN ALLEN JAMIESON, RALPH BARAT SALTSMAN, R. BRUCE EVANS, RYAN M. KROLL AND JENNIFER L. ODEN

(The Legal Community, February 16, 2017)

Elwood Lui: Following in the Footsteps of David Yaffe
(Perspectives, February 14, 2017)

Acting PD Seeks to Fool the Board of Supervisors
(Perspectives, February 10, 2017)

Lawyers Seek to Justify Shielding of Identities of Cheerleaders/Litigants
(Perspectives, January 19, 2017)

LACBA Censors Report Critical of LACBA


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

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)

Chinese Americans Face a Challenging Road to Admission


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

A House for Equal Justice, From Design to Completion


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

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


By SANDY KRIEGLER
(Feature, December 1, 2014)

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By Roger M. Grace

SERIES ON
District Attorneys of  Los Angeles County

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