SAN FRANCISCO (CN) — A big group of new faces sat around the table at Monday’s Judicial Council meeting as 10 new members took their places on the 28-member council that decides statewide court rules and sets the courts’ legislative agenda.
The meeting was also the first for Martin Hoshino, who was named to replace retiring Judge Steve Jahr as the Judicial Council’s staff direct last month. Hoshino, who left his job as operations undersecretary at the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, hinted Monday that sweeping changes are ahead for the Judicial Council’s administrative arm. [Read Full Article]
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