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DMV – NEW COMMERCIAL DRIVER LICENSE REQUIREMENTS

Posted May 16th, 2017
Legal Presence Changes and Residency Requirements Begins May 10, 2017 Sacramento – The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) wants to inform commercial driver license (CDL) customers about new requirements and updated acceptable documents that becomes effective on May 10, 2017. All new commercial driver license applicants will be required to provide the DMV with…
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DMV – MAN POSING AS DMV EMPLOYEE ARRESTED FOR COMMITTING ONLINE FRAUD

Posted May 16th, 2017
Sacramento – Investigators with the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) have arrested a Los Angeles man for defrauding more than 50 people by impersonating a DMV employee and falsely promising to “fix” suspended driver licenses and problems with vehicle registrations for a fee. Antoine Marquis Hale was taken into custody at his home on…
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USDC – FEDERAL COURTS USING TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE JUROR EXPERIENCE

Posted May 16th, 2017
In a concerted effort to make it easier for people to serve as jurors, the federal Judiciary is embracing technologies aimed at reducing wait times, paperwork, and trips to the courthouse. “We want jurors to have positive experiences with the courts,” said Paul Lombardi, jury supervisor for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District…
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VENTURA – SUPERIOR COURT HONORS VOLUNTEERS

Posted May 16th, 2017
More than 100 volunteers who have contributed their time and knowledge to the Ventura Superior Court from July, 2007 to May, 2017 were honored at the Ventura Superior Court’s Volunteer Appreciation Ceremony on Thursday, May 4, 2017. The ceremony commenced with a luncheon at noon, and followed by recognition of the volunteers. Volunteers who were…
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VENTURA – SUPERIOR COURT CELEBRATES JUROR APPRECIATION WEEK

Posted May 16th, 2017
The Superior Court of Ventura County will celebrate Juror Appreciation Week, May 8–12, 2017, to recognize the service and participation of jurors from our community. Recognition for jurors during the second week in May was established by a special resolution passed by the California Legislature in 1998 to acknowledge the important contributions of citizens who…
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VENTURA – AUTHORIZATION TO CHARGE FOR COPY AND CERTIFICATION FEES

Posted May 16th, 2017
Historically, it has been the Court’s policy to waive the costs of copy and certification fees for criminal court records requested by government agencies. Due to the ongoing impact of budget reductions, the Court has determined that it will no longer provide copies and certifications of court records at no charge. Government Code 70633(b) provides…
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SOLANO – COURT SANCTIONS NO SHOW JURORS

Posted May 16th, 2017
The Superior Court of California, County of Solano urges all citizens to perform their civic duty and report for jury service when summoned. Unfortunately, not everyone takes this responsibility seriously. Because the court must protect the integrity of the county master juror pool and ensure a fair trial for all those before the Court, the…
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SANTA CLARA – JUROR APPRECIATION WEEK

Posted May 16th, 2017
Court honors Santa Clara County jurors for their contribution to the pursuit of justice. The Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara will celebrate Juror Appreciation Week from May 8 – 12, 2017. To recognize the service and participation of jurors from our community, the Court is providing pastries in the Jury Assembly Rooms,…
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SANTA CLARA – REDUCES BUSINESS OFFICE AND TELEPHONE HOURS

Posted May 16th, 2017
The Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara operates a Civil Clerk’s Office at 191 N. First Street, San José. This notice is to inform the public of the Superior Court’s decision to reduce business office and telephone hours on Fridays at the Civil Clerk’s Office. Beginning Friday, May 5, 2017, and every Friday…
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