This week, we’re beginning a six-part review of the tenure of Justice Goodwin Liu. Justice Liu took his seat on the Supreme Court on September 1, 2011.
Since that time, he has participated in 311 civil cases. His heaviest year for civil cases was 2017, when he participated in 42. His lightest full year was 2014, when there were 23 civil cases.
Justice Liu has participated in 491 criminal cases. His heaviest full year was 2012, with 76 cases. His lightest full year was 2019, with 41 cases.
Join us back here next time as we review Justice Liu’s opinion writing.