A Richmond man who held a relative as a sex slave for 15 years was sentenced to 22 years in state prison in Contra Costa Superior Court on Tuesday.
The couple’s divorce was finalized just shy of what would have been their 14th wedding anniversary…
The San Francisco Superior Court building in the city’s Civic Center neighborhood was briefly evacuated Tuesday afternoon, a sheriff’s spokeswoman said.
A number of San Francisco Superior Court workers walked off the job Monday in a one-day strike to protest a labor contract recently imposed on them.
One of California’s longest-serving judges stepped down for good Friday in Martinez.
School districts and education groups are suing the state of California to restore more than $2 billion in funding they say districts are owed under state law.
San Francisco Superior Court Presiding Judge Katherine Feinstein on Wednesday announced an emergency $2.5 million state funding deal that will significantly reduce drastic court closures and layoffs.
The governing body of California’s judicial branch allocated a painful $350 million budget cut among different segments of the state court system Friday.
Budget cuts have forced the San Mateo County Superior Court to stop accepting court papers for family law, civil, or probate cases in its South San Francisco courthouse, according to officials.