ANNOUNCEMENTS & LEGAL NEWS

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Calendar of Events

CHEAT SHEET

A quick reference guide to service addresses in the Fourth District, both hard copy and email. 

TRUEFILING

Electronic filing through the California courts’ TrueFiling system is mandatory in all three divisions of the Fourth Appellate District and in the California Supreme Court. CCAP guide to bookmarking briefs is here.

Supreme Court’s acceptance of petition for review via TrueFiling constitutes service of the petition on the Court of Appeal under California Rules of Court, rule 8.500(f)(1). The Supreme Court says the Court of Appeal must still be listed on the proof of service. For example, "Court of Appeal (per Supreme Court TrueFiling policy)."

EOT FORMS

News alert: Attorneys are urged to use Judicial Council forms for EOT requests and to fill them out correctly. Have TrueFiling serve the EOT for you. The fee is reimbursable.

ADI CLAIMS PANEL PORTAL

Link to Panel Portal Log-On Page.

COMING EVENTS

SB 394 program by Pacific Juvenile Defender Center, discussing new law on youth offender parole hearings. December 7, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., law offices of Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP, in both Los Angeles and San Francisco. Also live streaming online. Free.

Beyond the Bench: Uniting for a Better Future: An all-day, multidisciplinary statewide conference devoted to access to the justice system. San Diego, December 18, 2017.

New Laws for 2018 for Criminal Law Practitioners, by Garrick Byers, January 17, 2018, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at ADI or via WebEx.


LEGAL NEWS

Panel News Alerts

Analysis of SB 620 and SB 180, new statutory amendments potentially ameliorating certain enhancements.



ADI Analysis of PROPOSITION 47, reducing a number of felonies to misdemeanors



Cruel and unusual punishment for crimes committed by juveniles :
Mandatory LWOP and sentence exceeding natural life expectancy.

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