Calif. Panel Greenlights Audit Of Judiciary Spending

Law360, San Diego (March 13, 2014, 11:09 PM ET) -- A California legislative panel voted Wednesday for a complete audit of the spending activities of the California judiciary’s administrative arm and policy-making agency, marking a win for a state judges group that has been calling for an audit for the past three years.

The California Joint Legislative Audit Committee voted 12-0 in favor of a proposal seeking an audit of the Administrative Office of the Courts and the Judicial Council. The request was initiated by state Assemblyman Reggie Jones-Sawyer, D-Los Angeles, who chairs the committee that...
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