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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 2 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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Victoria M. Chavez Click here for more information about this candidate
1,009,198 / 73.5% Yes votes ...... 363,906 / 26.5% No votes

  • Occupation: Associate Justice
  • LA Superior Court Judge (1992-2005)
  • LA Municipal Court Judge (1988-1992)
  • Attorney, Pomerantz & Chavez (1979-1988)
  • Fairness & justice in the judicial system
  • Access to the courts for all
  • Confidence in the integrity of the judicial system
Roger W. Boren Click here for more information about this candidate
943,800 / 70.6% Yes votes ...... 392,594 / 29.4% No votes

  • Occupation: Presiding Justice
  • Chair, State Judicial Taskforce on Probate Conservatorships, 2006
  • Court of Appeal 1987-Present
  • Judge, Los Angeles Superior Court, 1985-1987
  • Judge, Newhall Municipal Court 1984-1985
  • Prosecutor in Hillside Strangler trial, 1981-83
  • Graduated UCLA School of Law, 1973
  • Insure that justice is provided everyone equally and fairly.
  • Decide each case in accordance with the law and the facts individually and impartially.
  • See that public funds are not wasted.

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