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December 14 2010

Bob Egelko, Chronicle Staff Writer
San Francisco Chronicle

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

"SAN JOSE -- A state appeals court abruptly halted this week's scheduled sales of 11 state properties Monday, including the California Supreme Court and Public Utilities Commission headquarters in San Francisco, while it considers opponents' arguments that the deal is an illegal giveaway of taxpayer funds to private profiteers."

Read more: SF GATE

December 3 2010

California chief justice gives his exit interview

By Howard Mintz hmintz@mercurynews.com

San Jose Mercury News

Posted: 12/01/2010 03:47:08 PM PST
Updated: 12/02/2010 06:22:39 AM PST

"With just a month left in his tenure as California's chief justice, Ronald George huddled with the media one last time Wednesday, looking back on reforms to the state judiciary and problems with the death penalty system and looking forward to a life outside the courts -- and an upcoming trip to Antarctica.

George, who will be replaced in January by Tani Cantil-Sakauye, made it clear that he's ready to move on after 14 years as the state's most powerful judicial figure and more than three decades on the state bench."

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December 3 2010

Tani Cantil-Sakauye was sworn-in today by outgoing Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger to become chief justice of the California Supreme Court, beginning Jan. 3.

California's 28th Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, July 22, 2010.
Learn about California's 28th Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye and the judicial branch leadership transition process—from Governor Schwarzenegger's nomination to Chief Justice Cantil-Sakauye taking oath on Jan. 3, 2011.

Commission Confirms Justice Nominee Tani Cantil-Sakauye, California Courts News video, August 26, 2010.

February 2 2010

Chief Justice Ron George on Forum, KQED on December 28, 2009

2009-12-28b-forum.mp3

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