The court of appeal’s opinion in All of Us or None v. Hamrick, which prohibited the Riverside Superior Court from allowing its electronic criminal case index to be searched using an individual’s known date of birth or driver’s license number. Background check companies like Legal Locator Service rely on searching such indexes for criminal background checks in California courts. The lawsuit was brought against the Riverside Superior Court only, the court of appeal’s ruling impacts most California state courts because the court’s ruling was based on a statewide law: California Rules of Court, rule 2.507 (Rule 2.507).2

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