Calif. Gov. Brown Appoints 10 Trial Court Judges

Law360, San Diego (November 26, 2012, 8:09 PM ET) -- Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday tapped nine Democrats, including a former chief trial counsel at the State Bar of California, and one Republican to sit on the state’s trial court bench.

The picks on Wednesday will fill five openings in the Bay Area and five other seats across the state — the same day Brown made two appointments to state appeals courts.

Brown appointed James Towery, who was the top prosecutor at the State Bar of California from 2010 to 2011 where he spearheaded the California...
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