More than 100 court employees packed the lobby of the Administrative Office of the Courts in Burbank to pressure them to keep courts open.
After hearing from SEIU 721 members about the impact on the public, legislators have agreed to shift some money from an expensive computer system and cut the statewide Courts deficit in half.
I'm here in Sacramento with other court employees from across the state to meet with legislators about why closing courts is going to hurt the public. I've worked for the courts for 24 years, but this is the first time I've done something like this.
Sign our petition to Superior Court leaders to help keep California's busiest courts open during the budget crisis.