Pursuant to California Rules of Court, rule 2.503(e) , the Court may provide electronic access to public court records in individual criminal cases if interest in the case has been determined to be extraordinarily high. In these high-profile cases, the Court may issue a formal media plan, which may include the posting of the case progression/event dates, and electronic copies of public court records on the Court’s public website. The goal of a media plan is to balance interest in the case with the following factors/priorities:
Interest in the following case(s) has been determined to be extraordinarily high. Electronic access to case progression/event dates and copies of public court records are available using the following link:
- Preserve the dignity of court proceedings;
- Maximize the safety and security of those attending proceedings;
- Ensure the litigants receive a fair trial; and
- Accommodate public and media interest to the best of the court’s abilities during the course of the case.
HIGH PROFILE CASE INFORMATION