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SUPREME COURT – FRANK A. McGUIRE TO RETIRE AS COURT ADMINISTRATOR AND CLERK OF THE SUPREME COURT

Posted September 1st, 2016
San Francisco—Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye announced today that Mr. Frank A. McGuire will retire from his position as the 26th Court Administrator and Clerk of the Supreme Court of California, effective September 30, 2016. His retirement follows a distinguished 30-year legal career, including the past 25 years with the California Judicial Branch. Mr. McGuire

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SAN JOAQUIN – VOLUNTEER FOR STAND DOWN 2016

Posted September 1st, 2016
Organizers of the Homeless Veteran Stand Down benefits faire are seeking applications for the 2016 Stand Down. The event will be a three-day event, 9/16/16 through 9/18/16 at Mather Air Force Base in Rancho Cordova, Ca. Hundreds of homeless veterans are provided a broad range of necessities, including food and clothing; medical, legal and mental

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SAN BERNARDINO – CREATION OF COMPLEX CIVIL LITIGATION DEPARTMENT

Posted September 1st, 2016
Effective September 6, 2016, the Superior Court of California, County of San Bernardino is pleased to announce the creation of a stand-alone Complex Civil Litigation Department as authorized by California Rules of Court, Rule 3.400 et seq. All new files, deemed provisionally complex by the initiating party, will be filed directly to the complex civil

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SAN BERNARDINO – FIRST CHILDREN’S WAITING ROOMS

Posted September 1st, 2016
The San Bernardino Superior Court is pleased to announce the much anticipated opening of the first Children’s Waiting Rooms in San Bernardino County on Tuesday, September 6, 2016. This free service will be available Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to noon, and 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., (except court holidays) for children 2 ½

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MERCED – CLOSED FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2016

Posted September 1st, 2016
Please be advised that all Court divisions, including Merced, Juvenile and Los Banos, will be closed from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm on Friday, September 16, 2016. The closure is due to the dedication of the Robert M. Falasco Justice Center located in Los Banos. Drop boxes are located outside each court location for receipt

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MENDOCINO – NEW COURTHOUSE PROJECTS PUT ON HOLD DUE TO FUNDING ISSUES

Posted September 1st, 2016
Due to a projected significant shortfall in the funding stream for courthouse construction projects, on August 11, 2016, the Judicial Council of California (JCC) Court Facilities Advisory Committee (CFAC) voted to recommend to the JCC that all 23 current judicial branch courthouse construction projects – including the new Ukiah Courthouse – be grouped into four

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LOS ANGELES – LASC WINNER OF SIX NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF COUNTIES 2016 ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

Posted September 1st, 2016
Six of Los Angeles Superior Court’s (LASC) programs have received 2016 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The six programs are: Audio Remote Interpreting (ARI) Assistance at Public Counters, Unlawful Detainer (UD) Web Portal for Interpreter Requests, Shared Procurement Services, Surplus & Donation – Furniture & Equipment Online Catalogues, Avatar Assistance for

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LOS ANGELES – APPELLATE DIVISION 2017 HEARING DATES SET

Posted September 1st, 2016
The Los Angeles Superior Court Appellate Division 2017 hearings will be at 9:00 a.m. for infraction and misdemeanor cases and at 1:30 p.m. for limited civil cases in Department 70, Room 615, Stanley Mosk Courthouse, 111 N. Hill Street, Los Angeles, on the following dates, subject to further order of the court: Jan. 5 and

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LOS ANGELES – WARNS OF NEW JUROR SCAM

Posted September 1st, 2016
Officials from the Los Angeles Superior Court recently learned of individuals posing as sheriff’s deputies contacting residents saying they are in contempt of court for missing jury duty and have a warrant for their arrest. The victims are told the only way to clear up the warrant is to pay the bail, in amounts from

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LOS ANGELES – LOS PADRINOS JUVENILE COURTHOUSE IMPLEMENTS NEW FAX NUMBERS

Posted September 1st, 2016
The change to a Voice-over-Internet Protocol (VoIP) telephone system has required the implementation of new telephone equipment and new phone numbers, including fax lines, but is providing the Court with significant annual cost savings. As part of this ongoing upgrade, the Los Padrinos Courthouse, located at 7281 Quill Drive, Downey, 90242 will begin using new

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