Supreme Court of California Justia

Justice Carlos Moreno's departure gives Brown quick pick for high court

Published Friday, Jan. 07, 2011

Sacramento Bee

"State Supreme Court Justice Carlos R. Moreno will step down next month, giving Gov. Jerry Brown the opportunity to make his first appointment to the high court.

Moreno, the only justice on the seven-member court appointed by a Democratic governor, announced his decision in a Wednesday letter to Brown."

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