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C.A. Upholds Church’s Right to Excommunicate Members
(May 22, 2015)

Justice Kitching to Retire From Court of Appeal
(May 22, 2015)

S.C to Rule on Whether Hospital Workers May Waive Meal Breaks
(May 21, 2015)

Time Limit for Filing Motion and Affidavits in Support Of New Trial Not Jurisdictional, C.A. Rules
(May 21, 2015)

Ninth Circuit Panel Reverses Self, Citing Corrected Transcript
(May 20, 2015)

Court to Hear Case Over Phony Military Medals En Banc
(May 20, 2015)

Justices Toss Suit Against Officers Who Shot Mentally Ill Woman
(May 19, 2015)

Court Leaves Standing Ruling That Police Withheld Evidence
(May 19, 2015)

CJP Censures Former Merced Judge Marc A. Garcia, Bars Him From Assignments or Appointments
(May 19, 2015)

Merced Superior Court Judge Garcia Steps Down to End CJP Probe
(May 19, 2015)

Schools Big Winners, but Revised Budget Preserves Court Funding
(May 15, 2015)

Kern Superior Court Judge Admonished by CJP for Comments To Court Administrator, Attorney
(May 15, 2015)

C.A. Says Lawyers May Meet With Clients in Non-Partitioned Jail Rooms
(May 15, 2015)

C.A. Tosses Conviction for Killing Son-in-Law’s Grandmother
(May 14, 2015)

S.C. Leaves Ruling on Ex-Vernon Official’s Pension Standing
(May 14, 2015)

Professor Michael J. Bazyler to Speak on ‘Forgotten Trials of the Holocaust’
(Snippets, May 14, 2015)

C.A. Upholds Ruling in Suit by Customer Claiming False Arrest
(May 13, 2015)

Sprint and Verizon to Pay $158 Million for ‘Cramming’
(May 13, 2015)

C.A. Voids Judgment in Family Feud Over Trinity Broadcasting
(May 12, 2015)

C.A. Revives Claim CalPERS Breached Duties to Retirees
(May 12, 2015)

C.A. Upholds SLAPP Ruling for Lawyers in ‘Fight to the Death’
(May 11, 2015)

S.C. Says ‘Pay-for-Delay’ Drug Deals May Violate Antitrust Law
(May 8, 2015)

C.A. Sides With Neighbors in Fight Over Wozniak Property
(May 8, 2015)

License Plate Reader Data Exempt From Disclosure Statute—C.A.
(May 7, 2015)

Prop. 47 Applies to Plea Bargains, Court of Appeal Rules
(May 7, 2015)

Ninth Circuit Asks S.C. to Decide Scope of Credit Card Statute
(May 6, 2015)

C.A. Upholds Conviction of Orange County Woman Who Killed Husband on Mother’s Day 2011
(May 6, 2015)

S.C. Bars Cost Awards to FEHA Defendants in Non-Frivolous Suits
(May 5, 2015)

Court of Appeal Says Credit Card Privacy Statute Is Inapplicable Where Transaction Is Begun Online
(May 5, 2015)

Court Rejects Group’s Challenge to Being Forced to Disclose Donors
(May 4, 2015)

Panel Upholds Use of 11-Member Jury in Criminal Case
(May 4, 2015)

S.C. to Decide Constitutionality of Trying Pro Per in Absentia
(May 1, 2015)

Justices Unanimously Uphold Death Sentence for Insurance-Motivated Familicide
(May 1, 2015)

S.C. to Decide Whether City’s Transfer of Utility Revenues Is ‘Tax’
(April 30, 2015)

C.A. Says Contingency Fee Lien Attached to Client’s Interest in Trust
(April 29, 2015)

Court Upholds Fee Award in Withdrawn Technology Suit
(April 29, 2015)

Decades-Long Pollution Not ‘Single Event’ Under CAFA—Panel
(April 28, 2015)

High Court Overturns Death Sentence, Says Judge Wrongly Excluded Expert on Prison Conditions
(April 28, 2015)

Janitorial Neglect Is Not ‘Professional Negligence’ C.A. Rules
(April 27, 2015)

C.A. Won’t Block Action by Kardashian, West Over Video
(April 27, 2015)

Suit Over Execution of Search Warrant No SLAPP, C.A. Rules
(April 24, 2015)

Court of Appeal Rejects Paternity Claim Against Estate of Olympian Killed by Drunk Driver
(April 24, 2015)

Condemned Inmate Raymond Steele Dies on Death Row
(April 24, 2015)

Ninth Circuit Throws Out Barry Bonds’ Conviction
(April 23, 2015)

Superior Court Commissioner David Bianchi to Retire
(April 23, 2015)

C.A. Upholds Conviction in Killing of Alleged Child Molester
(April 22, 2015)

Los Angeles Superior Court Elects Two New Commissioners
(April 22, 2015)

Senate Judiciary Committee Passes Bill to Fund New Judgeships
(April 22, 2015)

Ninth Circuit Orders New Hearing in Huge Nevada Mortgage Fraud
(April 21, 2015)

C.A. Says Tiered Water Rates Are Unconstitutional
(April 21, 2015)

C.A. Upholds Conviction in Cold-Case Murder of Covina Woman
(April 20, 2015)


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Front Groups Should Be Required to Adhere to Truth in Labeling Standards


By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, May 19, 2015)

C.A. Revives Claim CalPERS Breached Duties to Retirees
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, May 12, 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)

California Motorists ‘Don’t Get No Respect’
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, May 5, 2015)

Agencies Shed Crocodile ‘Tiers’ Over Water Rate Ruling
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, April 28, 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)

100 Years Ago Today, There Began the Armenian Genocide


By ARMEN K. HOVANNISIAN
(In My Opinion, April 24, 2015)

Excessive Traffic Tickets: Hurting the Middle Class Again
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, April 22, 2015)

Minimum Wage Hikes Hurt the Economy and the Poor
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, April 14, 2015)

Look Carefully for the Union Label
By JON COUPAL
(In My Opinion, April 7, 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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