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November 6, 2018 — California General Election

Justice, District 4, Division 1 — California State Court of Appeals

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About this office

Judges in the higher courts get into office and stay in office in a different way than other elected officials. Judges for the Supreme Court are appointed and then confirmed. Voters are asked to vote on whether to keep the judge after confirmation, and again after every twelve years.

Candidates

You can vote yes or no on each of these 7 candidates.

Judith L. Haller

Associate Justice
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Maintain the public's confidence in the integrity...
  2. Apply the law faithfully and respect the rights of...
  3. Simplify access to the courts and facilitate dispute...
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Patricia D. Benke

Associate Justice, Fourth District...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Apply the law with independence, fairness and integrity.
  2. Work to establish meaningful access to the courts...
  3. Educate the public on the role of our judicial system.
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Cynthia Aaron

Associate Justice, California Court...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. To faithfully and fairly apply the Constitution and...
  2. To ensure that all parties receive meaningful access...
  3. To maintain the integrity of the Courts of the State...
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Patricia Guerrero

Associate Justice
Top 3 Priorities
  1. To faithfully discharge the duties of this office,...
  2. To listen to all parties who appear before the court,...
  3. To serve the public with integrity and help maintain...
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Joan Kathleen Irion

Associate Justice
Top 3 Priorities
  1. To faithfully adhere to the United States and California...
  2. To assure a process that is fair, expeditious and...
  3. To preserve and promote judicial ethics and integrity
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William S. Dato

Associate Justice, California Court...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Apply the Constitution and laws of the United States...
  2. Ensure that all parties before the court have the...
  3. Maintain the highest standards for judicial integrity,...
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