Press from hearing in Commission on Judicial Performance v. Howle

The linked article discusses the November 3 hearing in the case Commission on Judicial Performance v. Elaine Howle, et al. 

California Judicial Watchdog Gets Let Up on Secret Records

The Commission on Judicial Performance (CJP) is an independent state agency responsible for investigating complaints made against judicial officers. The CJP filed a petition in San Francisco Superior Court to stop Elaine Howle, the California State Auditor, from accessing its confidential records during an audit.

James Wagstaffe, Michael von Loewenfeldt, and Melissa Perry represent the Commission on Judicial Performance.