Blog Posts in April, 2021

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  • The California Asian Pacific American Judges Association (CAPAJA) Hosts Virtual Event
    The California Asian Pacific American Judges Association (CAPAJA) Hosts Virtual Event

    The California Asian Pacific American Judges Association (CAPAJA) Hosts Virtual Event, “What are Hate Crimes, and What Can AAPI Attorneys Do About Them?” Join Frances-Marie Prizzia and the top Asian ...

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  • Derek Chauvin Guilty Verdict
    Derek Chauvin Guilty Verdict

    I needed a few days to process the news that Derek Chauvin was convicted of the murder of George Floyd. Like many who dedicate themselves to justice and to the reform of policing in this country, I ...

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  • California Supreme Court Issues Landmark Opinion on Bail
    California Supreme Court Issues Landmark Opinion on Bail

    March 25, 2021, will go down in history as a landmark day in the fight for criminal justice reform. The California Supreme Court unanimously held that California’s current bail system violates the ...

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  • Virginia Becomes the 23rd State to End the Death Penalty
    Virginia Becomes the 23rd State to End the Death Penalty

    On Wednesday, March 24 th , the Commonwealth of Virginia became the 23 rd state in the nation to abolish the death penalty when Governor Ralph Northam signed a bill passed by the legislature in ...

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