Defender411 Capitol Report – CPDA Legislative Committee Updates
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 New: Senate Public Safety Committee – Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Duration: 03h 41m  | May require forwarding to approx 10 minutes into the video before the hearing begins.

 

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State Bar Loren Miller and Pro Bono Awards-Call for Nominations!
February 29, 2016 – 17:43 | Comments Off on State Bar Loren Miller and Pro Bono Awards-Call for Nominations!
State Bar Loren Miller and Pro Bono Awards-Call for Nominations!

State Bar Loren Miller and Pro Bono Awards-Call for Nominations!
Deadline: Tuesday, March 15, 2016
The State Bar of California is seeking nominations for the 2016 Loren Miller Legal Services Award and President?s Pro Bono Awards. Both …[select title for full text]

Important: Governor signs AB 1159 – effective immediately – October 5, 2013
October 8, 2013 – 23:05 | Comments Off on Important: Governor signs AB 1159 – effective immediately – October 5, 2013
Important: Governor signs AB 1159 – effective immediately – October 5, 2013

From the State Bar of California
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Below is the link to the press release regarding AB 1159 which was signed by the Governor. AB 1159, authored by Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez, D-San Diego, was approved by the …[select title for full text]

California – State Bar chooses first Latino, public defender as president
July 22, 2013 – 20:51 | Comments Off on California – State Bar chooses first Latino, public defender as president
California – State Bar chooses first Latino, public defender as president

Sacramento Business Journal – July 22, 2013 – Kathy Robertson, Senior Staff Writer
Los Angeles attorney Luis Rodriguez has been elected president of the State Bar of California. He is the first Latino and the first …[select title for full text]

State Bar of California – Become a Certified Criminal Law Legal Specialist! – Exam. Date Coming Up: October 22, 2013
June 24, 2013 – 10:57 | Comments Off on State Bar of California – Become a Certified Criminal Law Legal Specialist! – Exam. Date Coming Up: October 22, 2013
State Bar of California – Become a Certified Criminal Law Legal Specialist! – Exam. Date Coming Up: October 22, 2013

Examination Date:  Tuesday, October 22, 2013  
(examination offered every other year)
in Southern and Northern California  
 
 
First Two Years in Practice Area:  
Track your experience and education on the application form available at http://www.californispecialist.org
 
Completed …[select title for full text]

California State Bar – First Latino, public defender in line to head governing board
June 3, 2013 – 14:38 | Comments Off on California State Bar – First Latino, public defender in line to head governing board
California State Bar – First Latino, public defender in line to head governing board

By Amy Yarbrough, Staff Writer, California State Bar Journal – June 3, 2013
Luis Rodriguez is poised to become the State Bar’s next president by virtue of being the only trustee seeking that office in the …[select title for full text]

California – Invitations to Comment: Proposals to amend Cal. Rules of Court and Judicial Council forms
December 17, 2012 – 18:00 | Comments Off on California – Invitations to Comment: Proposals to amend Cal. Rules of Court and Judicial Council forms
California – Invitations to Comment: Proposals to amend Cal. Rules of Court and Judicial Council forms

Comments sought:

Ten (10) new proposals to amend the California Rules of Court and Judicial Council forms have been posted to the California Courts web site, at http://www.courts.ca.gov/policyadmin-invitationstocomment.htm.

The attached listprovides a summary of the proposals and …[select title for full text]

California State Bar petition and supporting documents requesting that the Supreme Court of California approve the Bar’s Proposed New California Rules of Professional Conduct
November 15, 2012 – 20:10 | Comments Off on California State Bar petition and supporting documents requesting that the Supreme Court of California approve the Bar’s Proposed New California Rules of Professional Conduct
California State Bar petition and supporting documents requesting that the Supreme Court of California approve the Bar’s Proposed New California Rules of Professional Conduct

Below are download links to are the three PDF files the California State Bar submitted to the California Supreme Court as their “re-start” of the process of asking the California Supreme Court to adopt their proposed …[select title for full text]