California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, seen in 2015 before a speech to the Legislature, has been caught in a conflict between court administrators and a rebel judicial group.
California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, seen in 2015 before a speech to the Legislature, has been caught in a conflict between court administrators and a rebel judicial group. Rich Pedroncelli Associated Press file
California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, seen in 2015 before a speech to the Legislature, has been caught in a conflict between court administrators and a rebel judicial group. Rich Pedroncelli Associated Press file
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

Observations on California and its politics

Law school enrollment, bar exam passage rate dropping in California

February 18, 2017 03:00 PM

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Dan Walters’ column appeared in dozens of California newspapers. He joined the Sacramento Union’s Capitol bureau in 1975 and in 1981 began writing the state’s only daily newspaper column devoted to California political, economic and social events. In 1984 he moved to The Sacramento Bee, where his column ran until 2017.