Problems could undermine public trust in court system This past April, the much-anticipated California State Audit reviewing the Commission on Judicial Performance (CJP) exposed a crisis in the state's only judicial oversight agency, which allows for severe judicial misconduct to persist. In order to enact the changes set forth in the audit, the CJP should have requested funding from the State by … [Read more...]
Group plans to protest St. Charles County Family Court
Overcoming Barriers is one of a number of dangerous reunification programs that family courts force onto families when teenagers or children refuse/resist contact with an abusive parent during or after a divorce. These camps are "BIG business" for the psychologists and others involved, and they rarely if ever achieve what the courts claim they will achieve.
We posted on Facebook about an upcoming training by Overcoming Barriers in St. Charles, Missouri, and we called on locals there to activate. Well activate they did, creating so much pressure that the sitting judge who had recently joined the Board of the organization was forced to step down!
On June 1st, Best of Investing radio hosts Patti Cohn (CJE Board Chair) and Edward Brown interviewed CJE Executive Director, Kathleen Russell. You can listen to the interview in its entirety here! … [Read more...]
First External Review of Commission on Judicial Performance in Nearly 60 Years Urges Sweeping Changes to Agency. The California State Auditor released a detailed, 85-page report today about its legislatively-ordered investigation into the state’s only judicial oversight agency, the Commission on Judicial Performance (CJP), capping a three-year effort that was led by the Center for Judicial … [Read more...]
Boy, it's a good thing that we are patient and persistent. After three years of heavy lifting in the state legislature, a contentious two-year legal battle that nearly killed it, and our ongoing commitment to hold the powerful accountable, we are thrilled to report that the first external review into the state's only judicial oversight agency in nearly 60 years is now complete. This report is a … [Read more...]
Last year, Chris Watts, a 33-year-old Colorado man, murdered his pregnant wife Shannan and two daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste, and buried their bodies in an oil work site. Read the article. … [Read more...]