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An advisory opinion is an opinion issued by a court or a commission like an election commission that does not have the effect of adjudicating a specific legal case, but merely advises on the constitutionality or interpretation of a law. Below are links to the full text of ethics opinions issued by the state bar of california committee on professional responsibility and conduct these advisory opinions regarding the ethical propriety of hypothetical attorney conduct, although not binding, are often cited in the decisions of the supreme court, the state bar court review department and the court of appeal. May a california lawyer ethically represent a client in respect to a medical marijuana enterprise in california digest: a california attorney may ethically represent a california client in respect to lawfully forming and operating a medical marijuana dispensary and related matters permissible under state law, even though the attorney may thereby aid and abet violations of federal law. Summary california has a well-earned reputation as a strongly democratic state but it has important, sometimes unexpected, geographic variation in ideology and opinions on specific issues.
Opinions of the court - 2017 slip opinions are the first version of the court's opinions posted on this website a slip opinion consists of the majority or principal opinion, any concurring or dissenting opinions written by the justices, and a prefatory syllabus prepared by the reporter's office that summarizes the decision. View cnn opinion for the latest thoughts and analysis on today's news headlines, political op-eds, global views and social commentary from david axelrod, w kamau bell, carol costello, se cupp. The attorney general is authorized to give opinions on questions of law to state legislators, heads of state departments, district attorneys, county counsels, sheriffs, and to city attorneys in their prosecutorial capacities.
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