The Bad News and the Good News

Bad News First:  The federal indictment against RHONJ Theresa must be under seal still because I can’t find it on pacer.

The Good News:  Because this is a federal case eventually everything that happens will be available online.  For those that don’t know, federal cases require everything filed to be filed electronically.  The public can view these documents for a pretty penny of .08 cents per page on a site called Pacer.  I can’t wait for the day when county courts catch up and all court files are publicly available online.

In the meantime, here’s to Publicly Available Court Electronic Records (PACER)!

JJC Hearts Pacer.

Published by Jenny Brandt

About Me: sociology, african american studies, chicano/a studies, critical race studies, and criminal law scholar. public school kid from kindergarten-J.D. Former public defender. I am a post-conviction guru. Appeals. Sentencing. Withdraw Pleas. Habeas. Published author in the Criminal Law Bulletin and California Defender. "I do it for the joy it brings, because I'm a joyful girl, because the world owes me nothing, and we owe each other the world." Why I started JJC: My PD buddy suggested it. What and who JJC is inspired by: public defenders I have worked for, with, and next to. my clients who have battled things no one should and are still here. innocence and guilt and everything in between. My coworkers, who fight just as hard as the PDs I love, for many of the same reasons. My husband who was once voted "most Christ like" (every Jewish girl's dream). My Corgi who loves everyone. The constitution. Tabloids. My mom, for giving me a voice. My dad, for teaching me what to say. My brother, for teaching me how to say it.

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