This Commentary examines the summons form currently in use in California and suggests that a more intelligible summons is necessary if legally unsophisticated individuals are to be made fully aware of the legal options and consequences that confront them.
Barry A. Abbott and Agustin Medina Jr.,
A Proposal to Revise the Forms of California Summons,
33 Hastings L.J. 313
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