Sac. No. 6894
50 Cal. 2d 182; 323 P.2d 753; 1958
A judicial district judge was not absolutely liable under a statute for his clerk's embezzlement of county funds because he did not direct or countenance her conduct, and a more specific statute made him liable only on the basis of negligence.
Carter, Jesse W., "County of Placer v. Aetna Casualty & Surety Co." (1958). Jesse Carter Opinions. 13.