Articles in ‘California Supreme Court’

Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar Confirmed to the California Supreme Court

November 12, 2014 | Issue 91

Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar, the Stanley Morrison Professor of Law at Stanford Law School and director of Stanford’s Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, appears set to become a justice on California’s Supreme Court. Cuéllar was nominated to the court by Governor Jerry Brown in July and the nomination was unanimously confirmed by the […]

New Criminal Justice Center Initiative Focuses on Higher Education

May 27, 2014 | Issue 90

A key public safety and budgetary goal for California policymakers is to prevent prisoner recidivism—to ensure that released prisoners become productive members of society and stay out of prison. Yet few opportunities to earn a degree exist for the incarcerated or recently released, so the likelihood that they will improve […]

California Supreme Court

May 31, 2011 | Issue 84

Lawyers, scholars, and curious court watchers seeking comprehensive analysis of California Supreme Court opinions can now find just that with SCOCAL, a new online resource launched in december by the Robert Crown Law Library at Stanford Law School. A joint project with Justia, an online legal information company, SCOCAL provides […]