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Los Angeles, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura Counties, CA November 7, 2006 Election
California State Court of Appeal; District 2; Division 5 Voter Information

12 Year Term.

Established by a constitutional amendment in 1904, the Courts of Appeal are California's intermediate courts of review. California has six appellate districts, each with at least one division. The six appellate districts are composed of 19 divisions and 105 justices.

Each division has one Presiding Justice and two or more associate justices, appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Commission on Judicial Appointments. The appointments are confirmed by the public at the next general election; justices also come before voters at the end of their 12-year terms. Vote "Yes" to confirm each of the following justices; vote "No" to oppose confirmation.

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Results as of Nov 14 5:08pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (6093/6093)
Candidates (Vote Yes or No for Each)
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Sandy R. Kriegler Click here for more information about this candidate
950,658 / 73.0% Yes votes ...... 352,287 / 27.0% No votes

  • Occupation: Associate Justice
  • Judge of the Superior Court, 1989-2005
  • Judge of the Municipal Court, 1985-1989
  • Deputy Attorney General, California Department of Justice, 1975-1985
Richard M. Mosk Click here for more information about this candidate
875,283 / 66.7% Yes votes ...... 437,336 / 33.3% No votes

  • Occupation: Associate Justice
  • B.A. Stanford University: J.D. Harvard Law School. Served in U.S. military
  • Member of staff of Warren Commission; clerk to California Supreme Court Justice
  • Partner in Los Angeles law firm --argued before United States and California Supreme Courts
  • Judge, Iran-United States Claims Tribunal-appointed by the United States
  • Member of the Christopher Commission
  • Lecturer at various law schools and colleges in the United States and abroad and author of many articles in legal journals and in periodicals
  • Decide cases fairly and in accordance with the law.

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