The Recorder reports that the Chief "will ask for an additional $1.1 billion in state funding for California's judiciary over the next three years at a public event scheduled Tuesday in the state capital."
"The so-called Blueprint for Access to Justice seeks almost $875 million 'to fully fund" existing trial court caseloads, according to a copy obtained by The Recorder. It also calls for ... money for at least 50 new superior court judgeships and two new justices on the Fourth District Court of Appeal."
Read more: http://www.therecorder.com/id=1202638156192/Chief-Justice-Seeks-%241.1-Billion-for-Courts#ixzz2qKoTpXhq
See also Chief Justice Says budget for courts inadequate.