Coronavirus Update: California Chief Justice Suspends Jury Trials Statewide For 60 DaysCalifornia Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye on Monday evening ordered all jury trials in the state superior courts suspended for 60 days in light of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
California's Chief Justice Wants To End Cash BailCalifornia Supreme Court Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye said Tuesday that she wants to do away with the state's cash bail system.
Re-elected Gov. Brown Could Reshape California Supreme CourtIf Gov. Jerry Brown wins re-election in November, he will be given an unprecedented opportunity to overhaul the California Supreme Court.
KCBS Cover Story Pt. 5; Series On Marsy's Law Failures Prompts Judicial ActionIn response to a KCBS investigation into the violation of victims' rights in California, the presiding judge in San Francisco is recommending new procedures for the courts to follow. KCBS' Doug Sovern reports exclusively that the state's Chief Justice is also asking judges in other counties to consider doing the same.