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LOS ANGELES – PROBATE UNIT ANNOUNCES NEW SOFTWARE PROGRAM FOR PROBATE NOTES

Posted May 25th, 2019
The Probate Legal Unit has started using a new software system for drafting and posting probate notes for matters on calendar in the probate departments. The probate notes format will look slightly different to improve their organization and readability for the bench officers, attorneys, litigants, and general public. The notes will continue to be posted…
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FRESNO – EXPANSION OF REMOTE SELF HELP SERVICES TO EAST SIDE OF FRESNO COUNTY

Posted May 25th, 2019
Beginning Thursday, May 23, 2019, the residents of Orange Cove will have videoconferencing access to Traffic Court for the first time. The Fresno Superior Court is pleased to announce the expansion to our RVP/ACCESS (Remote Video Proceeding/Available Court Connection and Electronic Support Services) program, extending traffic self-help services to the eastern Fresno County. Partnering with…
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ALAMEDA – PARTNERS WITH PERALTA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT ON A FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND PROGRAM FOR LEGAL PROCESSING ASSISTANT AND COURTROOM CLERK CERTIFICATES

Posted May 25th, 2019
In a powerful pairing of academia and the judiciary, the Superior Court of Alameda County and Peralta Community College District (PCCD) announced today a partnership to offer a pathway into employment as a Legal Processing Assistant (LPA) or Courtroom Clerk. A new program offered through the Paralegal Studies Program at Merritt College in Oakland, Calif….
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SANTA CRUZ – REPORTED COURT SCAM

Posted April 30th, 2019
The Superior Court of Santa Cruz County has been alerted to several court related scams targeting Santa Cruz County residents. The Court has received several phone calls from residents claiming that they have received phone calls and/or letters alleging missed court dates or missed jury service. Callers posing as court officials often advise residents to…
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SANTA CLARA – INCREASING ACCESS TO JUSTICE: ODYSSEY GUIDE AND FILE

Posted April 30th, 2019
In September of 2018, as part of the Santa Clara County Superior Court’s ongoing effort to increase access to justice, the Superior Court began its offering of the Odyssey Guide and File system, an online program which helps self-represented litigants through the process of generating and completing court forms. Guide and File electronically assists litigants…
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SAN BERNARDINO – COURT CELEBRATES NATIONAL DRUG COURT MONTH

Posted April 30th, 2019
In celebration of National Drug Court Month, the San Bernardino County Superior Court will host its 9th Annual Collaborative Justice Court celebration and hold a ceremony on Friday, May 17, 2019, from noon to 2:00 p.m. at the San Bernardino Justice Center, Jury Room, located at 247 W. Third Street, San Bernardino. Since June of…
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MERCED – COURT REPORTER SERVICES

Posted April 30th, 2019
Effective April 17, 2019, Court Reporter services will be provided in Family Law proceedings. Pursuant to Government Code 68086(a)(1)(A), a $30 fee will be applied. It is the requesting party’s responsibility to pay the reporter’s fees for attending the proceedings, unless the requesting party has an approved fee waiver pursuant to California Rules of Court…
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GLENN – MASTER COURT CALENDAR CHANGES

Posted April 30th, 2019
The Glenn County Superior Court announces the following changes to the Master Court Calendar, beginning on July 1, 2019: The Traffic Infractions calendar will be heard on the first and third Fridays of the month, at 1:30 p.m. in Willows, CA. Traffic Court Trials will also be heard on the first and third Fridays of…
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COURT OF APPEAL, THIRD APPELLATE DISTRICT – DESTRUCTION OF OLD COURT RECORDS

Posted April 16th, 2019
The Court of Appeal, Third Appellate District, has announced its intention to destroy the following civil and criminal records pursuant to California Rules of Court, rule 10.1028(d). Civil and criminal cases in case numbers including and between C000210 to C022999 (except C015891) as well as civil cases in case numbers including and between C041012 to…
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