January 23, 2017
The following is our summary of the Supreme Court’s actions on petitions for review in civil cases from the Court’s conference on Wednesday, January 18, 2017. The summary includes those civil cases in which (1) review has been granted, (2) review has been denied but one or more justices has voted for review, or (3) the Court has ordered depublished an opinion of the Court of Appeal.
Ogunsalu v. Superior Court (California Attorney General’s Office), S238507 – Review Granted and Transferred – January 18, 2017
The Court of Appeal, Fourth District, Division One, denied a pro per vexatious litigant’s request to file new litigation. The Supreme Court unanimously granted review and transferred the case back to the Court of Appeal for reconsideration in light of John v. Superior Court (2016) 63 Cal.4th 91.
Review Denied (with dissenting justices)