Calif. Gov. Proposes $600M More For Courts In 2018

Law360, Los Angeles (January 10, 2018, 10:09 PM EST) -- California courts may get as much as $4.2 billion in 2018 — $600 million more than a year earlier — according to Gov. Jerry Brown’s budget proposal Wednesday that also addresses issues like climate change, crumbling infrastructure, health care and potential responses to the Trump administration’s new tax law.

The Golden State governor expressed overall optimism for the coming fiscal year and encouraged lawmakers to increase spending on courts and other areas, but warned that the effects of President Donald Trump’s tax plan may impact the...
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