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					                                                      COMMISSION ON JUDICIAL NOMINEES EVALUATION
                                                              THE STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA
                                                          180 HOWARD STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA 94105-1639        . (4T5) 538-2274

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                                                    Dear Chief Justice Sakauye:
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                 .JOHN J. COI,LINS                  Thank you for the letter asking the Commission on Judicial Nominees
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                                                    teacher and scholar who demonstrates an abiding concern for the American
                IÀTì M. KRIEGDII                   justice system and its administration. The candidate is universally praised for
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                   JAMIìS N. LUND                   many attributes, among which are impartiality, integrity, collegiality, and a work
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                                                    ethic second to none. His extraordinary background in constitutional law, as
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                                                    well as the breadth of his life experience and public service, will contribute a
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                                                    Court and a litigator with one of the country's largest and most respected law
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        M URIìIìN Il. SII{PIRO                      Since 2003, he has been a highly respected professor at Berkeley School of
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                        San. llrancìsco             day, which will serve him extremely well in his work as an Associate Justice on
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Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, Chair
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August 25,2011



Professor Liu  is widely praised for his diplomacy, integrity, impaftiality and
collegiality. He is universally regarded as even-tempered, kind, thoughtful,
compassionate and empathetic. The candidate consistently demonstrates
patience and sound judgment. He approaches all his decisions with
deliberation and objectivity. He considers all points of view and is respectful of
those expressing them. The candidate is fair and unbiased, listens well, and
works easily with others. He remains poised and gracious in stressful
situations, and will be a thoughtful, collaborative and judicious colleague on the
bench.

The candidate has a stellar reputation in the academic and legal communities.
He is a serious, thoughtful person whose integrity and ethical standards are
unquestioned by those who know him. He is widely respected in the field of
legal education, and is considered an exceptionally gifted scholar and professor
of law.

Professor Liu    is universally perceived as extremely hardworking. His
exceptional accomplishments are a testament to his dedication and discipline.
He has authored and published an astonishingly large number of scholarly
works, articles, and essays. Within five years of commencing his work as a
professor at the Berkeley School of Law, the candidate rose to the position of
Associate Dean. He is committed to his teaching and legal scholarship, yet still
finds the time to assume substantial law school committee assignments. He
will bring great energy and enthusiam to the Court.

The candidate frequently interacts with individuals from varying backgrounds,
and is always respectful and entirely appropriate. He is very sensitive to
cultural differences, and comfortable and poised in his dealings with others.
The candidate is not an ideologue, and would not tolerate any kind of bias or
discrimination. He has an unwavering commitment to equal access to justice,
and will treat all litigants fairly, without regard to wealth or position in society.
His entire professional life has been in service to the benefit of others.

Professor Liu has achieved great distinction through his legal research and
writing, and the breadth of his experiences in public service, litigation, appellate
work and teaching will provide a very significant contribution to the state's
highest court. His extraordinary scholarship has won the respect and acclaim
of the legal community, locally and nationally. He is an expert on constitutional
law, and education law and policy, and his knowledge and perspective in these
vital areas will benefit the courts and the citizens of California. The candidate
Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, Chair
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August 25,2011



will bring to      the Supreme Court bench his outstanding qualifications and
valuable experience in government and academia, and his exceptional gifts for
research and writing will be vital in his work as an Associate Justice. The
candidate will serve the court with dedication, integrity, honor and distinction.
His reputation for courtesy, respectfulness, and objectivity will enhance the
collegial atmosphere of the court. The candidate will be an ideal addition to the
Supreme Court bench because his judicious consideration of all points of view
will facilitate intellectual debate and consensus building. The candidate will be
an excellent Associate Justice who will consider all arguments and precedent,
and will consistently issue well-written, carefully reasoned decisions. The court
and the state will benefit from his jurisprudence.

Iwill be pleased to appear at the hearing for Professor Liu, on August 31,2011,
at 3:00 p.m. in the Supreme Court Courtroom, Earl Warren Building, 350
McAllister Street, San Francisco, California to present the commission's report.

                                  Very truly yours,
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                                  Chair JNE Commission

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                   MEETING OF
       COMMISSION ON JUDICIAL APPOINTMENTS
     SUPREME COURT COURTROOM, SAN FRANCISCO
              AUGUST 31, 2011 at 3:00 P.M.
            PROFESSOR GOODWIN H. LIU

                     LIST OF WITNESSES

                                                               SUPPORT/
                     NAME AND TITLE                             OPPOSE

1.                       Chris Edley
                           Dean                                 Support
            UC Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall)
2.                    Benita Brahmbhatt
                Former Student of Prof. Liu and
              Law Clerk to the Hon. Diane Wood,                 Support
             U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
3.                     David Sklansky
              Yosef Osheawich Professor of Law                  Support
            UC Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall)
4.                    Nancy O’Malley
               Alameda County District Attorney                 Support

5.                     Hon. Elwood Lui
              Former Justice, CA Court of Appeal                Support
                      Partner, Jones Day
6.                      Debra Zumwalt
                       General Counsel
                                                                Support
                      Stanford University

7.                       Holly Fujie
          Former President of the California State Bar          Support
                  Partner, Buchalter Nemer
8.                      Malcolm Yeung
                          President                             Support
      Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay Area
9.                    Dr. Robert L. Nolan                       Support
10                     Paul O. Hirose
 .                        President                             Support
       National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
August 24, 2011

Commission on Judicial Appointments
c/o Chief Justice of California
Supreme Court of California
350 McAllister Street
San Francisco, California 94102

Attention: Secretary to the Commission

Re: Nomination of Goodwin H. Liu for the Supreme Court of California

Dear Commissioners:

As law professors in California representing a wide spectrum of viewpoints,
we write in support of the nomination of University of California, Berkeley,
School of Law Professor Goodwin H. Liu for Associate Justice on the
Supreme Court of California. Professor Liu is exceptionally qualified for this
position.

In academia, Professor Liu has distinguished himself as a widely
recognized scholar on Education Law and Constitutional Law. He has
authored one book and over twenty scholarly articles in these areas. In
2007, he received the Steven S. Goldberg Award for Distinguished
Scholarship in Education Law. His scholarship in Education Law, in
particular, is innovative and independent.

Professor Liu is also an excellent classroom teacher of Constitutional Law.
In class, Professor Liu has been careful not to inject his own opinions or try
to persuade his students that only one method of constitutional analysis is
correct. For this reason and many others, his classes are among the most
over-subscribed and highly rated at Berkeley School of Law. In 2009,
Professor Liu received UC Berkeley’s campus wide Distinguished
Teaching Award, which is the university’s most prestigious award for
teaching excellence.

Professor Liu has earned the respect of leaders of every background. Not
all of us agree with every position that Professor Liu has taken in his
scholarship. But we all do firmly believe that, as an associate justice, he
would bring intellectual excellence, unimpeachable integrity, independence
and an open mind to his position. Although Professor Liu has not been
afraid of addressing controversial constitutional law topics, his writings and
speeches have demonstrated a careful and nuanced intellectual approach
that are not biased or overreaching. His opinions are within the
mainstream of American law.

We are confident that Professor Liu, if confirmed, will serve with distinction
and honor. We therefore proudly support the nomination of Goodwin H. Liu
to serve as an Associate Justice on the Supreme Court of California.

Respectfully,

Andrea L. Peterson
Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Andrea Roth
Assistant Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Ann Marie Marciarille
Visiting Assistant Professor
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Anne Joseph O'Connell
Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Anupam Chander
Professor of Law
University of California, Davis, School of Law

Ascanio Piomelli
Professor Of Law
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Bertrall Ross
Assistant Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Beth Van Schaack
Associate Professor of Law
Santa Clara University School of Law

Calvin Morrill
Professor of Law and Sociology
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Camille Gear Rich
Assistant Professor
USC Gould School of Law

Carol L. Izumi
Clinical Professor of Law
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Catherine R. Albiston
Professor
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Charles L Knapp
Professor of Law
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Charles McClain
Lecturer in Residence
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Cheryl I. Harris
Professor of Law
University of California Los Angeles School of Law

Chester Chuang
Associate Professor of Law
Golden Gate University School of Law

Christian E. Mammen
Acting Assistant Dean of International and Graduate
Programs
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Christopher Kutz
Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Connie de la Vega
Professor of Law
University of San Francisco School of Law
Daniel A. Farber
Sho Sato Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Daniel Rubinfeld
Robert L. Bridges Professor of Law and Professor of
Economics Emeritus
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Darien Shanske
Associate Professor
University of California Hastings College of the Law

David B Oppenheimer
Clinical Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

David D. Caron
C. William Maxeiner Distinguished Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

David Gamage
Assistant Professor
University of California Berkeley School of Law

David L. Faigman
John F. Digardi Distinguished Professor of Law
University of California Hastings College of the Law

David Levine
Professor of Law
University of California Hastings College of the Law

David Lieberman
Jefferson E. Peyser Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

David Onek
Senior Fellow and Lecturer in Residence
University of California Berkeley School of Law
Diane T. Chin
Associate Dean for Public Service and Public Interest
Law & Lecturer in Law
Stanford Law School

Douglas NeJaime
Associate Professor of Law
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles

Edward C. Halbach, Jr.
Professor Emeritus
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Elisabeth Semel
Clinical Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Elizabeth de la Vega
Director, Pro Bono and Externships
Stanford Law School

Eric C. Christiansen
Associate Dean for Faculty Scholarship & Professor
of Law
Golden Gate University School of Law

Eric Rakowski
Halbach Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Eumi K. Lee
Associate Clinical Professor of Law
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Evan Lee
Professor
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Frank H. Wu
Chancellor & Dean
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Frank Kemerer
Professor-in-Residence
University of San Diego School of Law

Franklin E. Zimring
Prof. of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Gabriel J. Chin
Professor of Law
University of California, Davis, School of Law

George E. Bisharat
Professor of Law
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Gillian Lester
Associate Dean and Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Harry N. Scheiber
Risesenfeld Professor of Law and History
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Helen Kang
Associate Professor
Golden Gate University School of Law

Henry L. Hecht
Lecturer in Residence
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Herma Hill Kay
Barbara Nachtrieb Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Holly Doremus
Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law
Howard Shelanski
Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law and
Georgetown University

Ian Haney-Lopez
John H. Boalt Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Ira MichaelHeyman
Professor of Law and Chancellor of UC Berkeley,
Emeritus
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Jamie O'Connell
Lecturer in Residence
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Jason Schultz
Assistant Clinical Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Jeffrey Selbin
Clinical Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Jennifer Granholm
Distinguished Practitioner of Law and Public Policy
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Jennifer Lee Koh
Assistant Professor of Law
Western State University College of Law

Jennifer M. Urban
Assistant Clinical Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Jerry Kang
Professor of Law
University of California Los Angeles School of Law
Jesse Choper
Earl Warren Professor Of Public Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Joan C. Williams
Professor
University of California, Hastings College of the Law

Joan Heifetz Hollinger
Lecturer-in-Residence
University of California Berkeley School of Law

John D. Leshy
Harry D. Sunderland Distinguished Professor
University of California Hastings College of the Law

John K. McNulty
Roger J. Traynor Professor of Law, Emeritus
University of California Berkeley School of Law

John Yoo
Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Jonathan Simon
Adrian A. Kragen Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Joshua Davis
Professor and Associate Dean for Faculty
Scholarship
University of San Francisco School of Law

Julie A. Nice
Herbst Foundation Professor of Law
University of San Francisco School of Law

Justin Levitt
Associate Professor of Law
Loyola Law School Los Angeles

Karen Musalo
Clinical Professor of Law
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Karen Tani
Assistant Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Kate Jastram
Lecturer in Residence
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Katherine Weisburd
Lecturer & Supervising Staff Attorney
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Kathleen C. Kim
Professor of Law
Loyola Law School Los Angeles

Kathryn Abrams
Herma Hill Kay Distinguished Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Kenneth Taymor
Executive Director, Berkeley Center for Law,
Business and the Economy
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Kevin M. Quinn
Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Kristin Luker
Professor of Law and Sociology
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Lara A. Bazelon
Clinical Teaching Fellow
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Larry D. Kramer
Dean & Richard E. Lang Professor of Law
Stanford Law School
Laurel E. Fletcher
Clinical Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Lisa Faigman
Lecturer in Law
University of California, Hastings College of the Law

Lucinda Sikes
Lecturer in Residence
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Mai Linh Spencer
Assistant Clinical Professor
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Malcolm M. Feeley
Claire Sanders Clements Dean's Chair
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Marc Stickgold
Professor of Law
Golden Gate University School of Law

Marci Seville
Professor of Law
Golden Gate University School of Law


Marjorie M. Shultz
Professor of Law Emerita
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Mark N. Aaronson
Professor of Law
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Maya Manian
Professor of Law
University of San Francisco School of Law

Melissa Murray
Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Melissa Nelken
Professor of Law
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Melvin A. Eisenberg
Koret Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Michael B. Salerno
Clinical Professor of Law
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Michelle Wilde Anderson
Assistant Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Ming Hsu Chen
Associate Professor
University of Colorado Law School (formerly
Berkeley Law)

Molly S. Van Houweling
Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Nancy Stuart
Clinical Professor of Law
University of California, Hastings College of the Law

Naomi Roht-Arriaza
Professor of Law
University of California, Hastings College of the Law

Pamela S. Karlan
Kenneth and Harle Montgomery Professor of Public
Interest Law
Stanford Law School
Patricia Plunkett Hurley
Lecturer in Residence
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Paul M. Schwartz
Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Peter Menell
Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Richard M. Buxbaum
Professor (emeritus) of l Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Robeert H. Cole
Professor of Law Emeritus
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Robert Berring
Professor
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Robert Calhoun
Professor
Golden Gate University School of Law

Robert D. Cooter
Herman Selvin Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Robert J. MacCoun
Professor of Law and Public Policy
University of California Berkeley School of Law and
Goldman School of Public Policy

Robert P. Bartlett, III
Assistant Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law
Rodney O. Fong
Assistant Dean for Bar Exam Services
Golden Gate University School of Law

Rory K. Little
Professor of Law
University of California Hastings College of the Law

Rosann Greenspan
Executive Director
Center for the Study of Law and Society, UC Berkeley

Russell K. Robinson
Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Saira Mohamed
Assistant Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Sarah Song
Professor of Law and Associate Professor of Political
Science
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Stanley Lubman
Distinguished Resident Lecturer (ret.)
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Stephen D. Sugarman
Roger J. Traynor Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Stephen Lee
Acting Professor of Law (tenure-track)
University of California Irvine School of Law

Stephen M. Bundy
Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law
Steven F. Shatz
Philip & Muriel Barnett Professor
University of San Francisco School of Law

Steven Weissman
Lecturer in Residence
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Stewart L. Chang
Visiting Assistant Professor
Whittier Law School

Susan R. Whitman
Assistant Dean for Academic Planning
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Susan Rutberg
Professor
Golden Gate University School of Law

Suzanne Mounts
Professor
University of San Francisco School of Law

Taeku Lee
Professor of Law and Political Science
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Thomas A. Schaaf
Associate Professor of Law
Golden Gate University School of Law

Thomas Jorde
Professor of Law, Emeritus
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Tim Iglesias
Professor of Law
University of San Francisco School of Law

Ty Alper
Assistant Clinical Professor of Law
University of California Berkeley School of Law
Victoria C. Plaut
Assistant Professor of Law and Social Science
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Vikram Amar
Professor of Law
University of California, Davis, School of Law

Wayne D. Brazil
Professor From Practice
University of California Berkeley School of Law

Wes R. Porter
Associate Professor of Law
Golden Gate University School of Law

Wilda L. White
Executive Director
University of California Berkeley School of Law

William T. Gallagher
Associate Professor of Law
Golden Gate University School of Law
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              From:            Patti Freeman
              To:              PIU
              Date:            7/27/2011 3:43 PM
              Subject:         Fwd: Contact via Legal Opinions Website

              PIU - Please read the below e-mail. Thank you, Patti



              >>> "tgreaves@sbcglobal.net" <tgreaves@sbcglobal.net> 7/27/2011 2:27 PM >>>
              First Name: Ty
              Last Name: Greaves
              Address: 14896 Penitencia Creek Road
              City: San Jose
              State: CA
              Zip: 95132
              Phone Number: 408-929-2010
              Email: tgreaves@sbcglobal.net

              Message: Honorable Ms. Harris,

              Whatever Mr. Goodwin Liu s academic background, his statements regarding the US Constitution, and his
              failure to obtain US Senate approval of his US Supreme Court nomination make him an unacceptable
              nominee for the California Supreme Court. According to the California Voters Guide web site:

                The Governor then reviews the commission s evaluation and officially nominates the candidate, whose
              qualifications are subject to public comment before examination and review by the Commission on
              Judicial Appointments. That commission consists of the Chief Justice of California, the Attorney General
              of California, and a senior Presiding Justice of the Courts of Appeal. The Commission on Judicial
              Appointments must then confirm or reject the nomination. Only if confirmed does the nominee become a
              justice.

              Mr. Liu's belief that the US Constitution is a malleable document is inconsistent with even a modest
              appreciation for judicial restraint and casts doubt on his willingness to be constrained by the California
              Constitution. His statements that phrases such as "free enterprise," "private ownership of property" and
              "limited government" were "code words" for an anti-progressive agenda are unacceptable
              mischaracterization of fundamental principles of US governance. And Mr. Liu shows complete contempt
              for opinions different from his own by writing that "Judge Alito's record envisions an America where
              police may shoot and kill an unarmed boy to stop him from running away with a stolen purse."



              With these views his role as a Bolt Hall liberal law professor is objectionable enough, but to give this man
              the opportunity to be part of the California Supreme Court is irresponsible. I urge you as a member of
              the Commission on Judicial Appointments to reject Governor Brown s appointment.

              Regards,



              Ty Greaves

              14896 Penitencia Creek Road
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              San Jose, CA

              95132
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nomination of Goodwin Lui to the State Supreme Court. His appointment to
the 9th Circuit Appeals Court was rejected and I believe this nomination
should be rejected as well
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leaning. Please deny this nomination until a more fair-minded individual
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