Longest-Serving Calif. Justice To Step Down

Law360 (January 15, 2020, 6:46 PM EST) -- California Supreme Court Justice Ming W. Chin, the longest-serving of the seven current members of the state's high court and its first Chinese American judge, will retire at the end of August, the Golden State court system announced Wednesday.

Justice Chin said in a press release that he hoped he would be remembered for the "clarity and courage" of his legal opinions, and expressed optimism about the future of the institution he will leave behind.

California Supreme Court Justice Ming W. Chin, seen here in 2008, will retire in August. (AP) "I've had the honor and privilege to serve with three...

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