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“SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO LOCAL PROBATE RULES” BY AMBER RODRIGUEZ

During his annual presentation to our section in 2015, Judge Glen Reiser … [Read More...]

“HOLY COW” – JIM SPENCER BY LOUIS J. VIGORITA

Given the current state of affairs following this national election it is a … [Read More...]

“LETTER TO THE EDITOR” BY KATHLEEN J. SMITH

As a member of the CITATIONS editorial board, I can’t resist flagging … [Read More...]

”WE READ SO YOU DON’T HAVE TO” BY WENDY C. LASCHER

If you haven’t yet read Butler v. Sheriff of Palm Beach County, 685 F.3d … [Read More...]

President Feingold’s Message

“PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE” by Erik B. Feingold

Buried within President Trump’s recent proposed budget is the abolition of the Legal Services Corporation. The LSC is a public nonprofit corporation established by Congress in 1974 that funds more than one hundred civil legal aid programs across the United States. Because of the enormous societal … [Read More...]

Exec’s Dot Dot Dot…

“EXEC’S DOT…DOT…DOT…” by STEVE HENDERSON, M.A., CAE

Judge Gilbert Romero has been selected as a recipient of the Oxnard Knights of Columbus Public Safety Award for 2017. The award was presented at the group’s Public Safety Night April 10. Each year, … [Read More...]

“EXEC’S DOT…DOT…DOT…” by Steve Henderson

Welcome son number three! Attorneys Jenna and Michael Strauss are thrilled to announce the arrival on St. Patrick’s Day of Samuel Anthony, weighing-in at seven pounds, six ounces and totaling 20.02 … [Read More...]

“EXECS…DOT…DOT…DOT” BY STEVE HENDERSON

Past Bar President Laura Bartels (2014), also the recipient of the Ben E. Nordman Public Service Award in 2015, was presented with the Fillmore Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year Award on July … [Read More...]