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TOP TEN REASONS VENTURA COUNTY JUDGES HAVE IT BETTER THAN OTHER COUNTY JUDGES

In light of David Letterman’s recent announcement … [Read More...]

BARRISTERS’ CORNER: WHO DO YOU KNOW?

Barrister’s Trivia Night Raises $110.00 for the … [Read More...]

Letters to the Editor: Lawyers Behaving Badly

I share Kate Neiswender’s frustrations with the … [Read More...]

President’s Message

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE: LAWS GOING TO THE DOGS

Twiggy is a stunning 13-year-old black purebred German Shepherd who comes to my office every day. Last week, as I was closing up Santa Clara Valley Legal Aid for the night and because it was getting … [Read More...]

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE: I CARE AND YOU COUNT, BY LAURA BARTELS

Congratulations to the La Reina Mock Trial team for their win at the Ventura County Mock Trial Competition. The team worked very hard and did a fabulous job. Thanks to Newbury Park High School, who … [Read More...]

Exec’s Dot Dot Dot

Exec’s Dot …Dot …Dot …

A really nice story about Barbara Macri- Ortiz appeared in the Ventura County Star March 15 detailing her efforts fighting for the farmworker housing community over the last 25 years – www.vcstar.com…In what is being billed as a question of first impression anywhere in the U.S., a New Jersey judge has held that a woman may ban the father of her unborn child from a  hospital delivery room. … [Read More...]