America’s Future on the California Supreme Court
I’m not sure that anyone has pointed this out before: as of last week, when Justices Mariano-Florentino Cuellar and Leondra R. Krueger were sworn, the California Supreme Court does not have a single white male. I believe that that is the first time in US history where that has happened on a high court in any of the 50 states, including Hawai’i (and obviously for the US Supreme Court as well). That is the demographic direction in which the nation is headed. And lots of people are angry about it.
Jonathan Zasloff teaches Torts, Land Use, Environmental Law, Comparative Urban Planning Law, Legal History, and Public Policy Clinic – Land Use, the Environment and Loc…READ more