Superior Court of San Benito County. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Justice

San Benito County faces lawsuits related to controversial land use projects

County also takes steps to recoup costs from landslides on Southside Road in 2018.

Judge Steven Sanders has been guiding hearings for the Barajas case since July. Photo by John Chadwell.

News Release

SBC Superior Court presiding Judge Steven Sanders’ to retire in 2021

Sanders' legal career spans 37 years.

The Superior Court of California in San Benito County is located at 450 Fourth Street in Hollister. File photo.

Justice

SBC Superior Court expands services while taking action to curtail effect of COVID-19

Clerk window to open for filing and payments.

Sang Ji walks into the courtroom at the July 31 hearing. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Police / Fire

Defense strategies block hearings again in Yoon Ji murder case

Sang Ji’s new attorney aims to challenge a search warrant; Jung Choi’s attorney wants defendants tried separately.