Browsing All posts tagged under »Trial Court Trust Fund«

Did the AOC lobby against son-of-ab1208 against the Chief’s wishes?

July 11, 2012

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You remember that recent bit of revisionist history that had our Chief Justice saying that she was pleased with her shiny new handcuffs don’t you? We’re going to be a whole lot less diplomatic about how we frame the discussion. While the Alliance of California Judges can (and does) maintain a proper decorum when asking […]

ACJ: Puzzling….

July 1, 2012

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Chief Justice : But Life’s Been Good To Me So Far……… July 1, 2012 Dear Members and Others: There have been a number of additional news articles regarding the fundamental reform of trial court funding enacted by the Legislature last week. We enclose two. We find it puzzling that anyone would ignore that fundamental reform […]

ACJ Message: Courthouse News Article Regarding Budget

June 29, 2012

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    June 28, 2012 Dear Members and others, You, like us, are probably reeling from the horrific budget numbers we outlined yesterday.  There is simply no sugarcoating the situation we find ourselves in.  In fact, the budget numbers are worse, if we stop for a moment and consider that we have in effect given […]

Major Changes to trial court funding statutes! Reforms favored by the Alliance of California Judges to become law!

June 28, 2012

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June 27, 2012 Dear Members and Others: Today the Legislature enacted major reforms to the trial court funding statutes long advocated by the Alliance of California Judges.  We are gratified that the Legislature has heard our voice and thank legislative leaders and all who assisted in bringing about this result for recognizing the need for […]