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State of California (All Of Alameda, Contra Costa, Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Solano, Sonoma Counties) November 5, 2002 Election
 Smart Voter William R. McGuiness

Candidate for
California State Court of Appeal; District 1 Division 3

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Presiding Justice, Court of Appeal,1st Dist., Div. 3
  • Associate Justice, Court of Appeal, 1st Dist. Div. 4 (1997-1998)
  • Judge, Alameda Country Superior Court (1986 - 1997); Elected 1988, 1994
  • Presiding Judge, Alameda County Superior Court (1994, 1995)
  • Deputy Assoc. & Assoc. Deputy United States Attorney General, Dept. of Justice, Washington, D.C. (1983 to 1986)
  • Counsel to the President's Task Force on Victim's of Crime, Washington D.C. (1982)
  • Senior Deputy District Attorney and Deputy District Attorney, Alameda County District Attorney's Office (1973 - 1983)
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Carefully review the record on appeal and the arguments of the parties.
  • Apply the law as set forth by the Constitution, legislative enactments, initiative measures adopted by the electorate and binding case precedent.
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