judiciary

featured graphic for Katrina Foley, 2nd District Supervisor for the County of Orange, California., after COVID-19

Supervisor Katrina Foley issued the following statement regarding the United States Senate’s confirmation of Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court of the United States on April 7, 2022: “I join our county and nation in celebrating Justice Jackson’s historic confirmation as the first Black woman to serve on …continue reading

featured graphic for the United States Supreme Court during COVID-19

Amy Howe at SCOTUSblog has the details: The Supreme Court late Wednesday night granted requests from the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn and two Orthodox Jewish synagogues to block enforcement of a New York executive order restricting attendance at houses of worship. Both the diocese and the synagogues claimed that …continue reading

Chief Justice of the California Supreme Court Tani Cantil-Sakauye is the recipient of the 2019 Sandra Day O’Connor Award for the Advancement of Civics Education, presented annually by the National Center for State Courts. Chief Justice Cantil-Sakauye will be presented the award in October during the annual meeting of the …continue reading