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November 6, 2018 — California General Election
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Justice, District 2, 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.


You can vote yes or no on each of these 2 candidates.

Helen Bendix

Associate Justice
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Just resolution of cases
  2. Promote public confidence in the law
  3. Author well-reasoned and clear opinions
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Victoria G. Chaney

Associate Justice, Court of Appeal
Top 3 Priorities
  1. To administer justice in a fair and impartial manner.
  2. To broaden the access to justice.
  3. To implement and advance the law and educate the public...
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