Most scathing opinion ever?!

A little late blogging this…the COA issued a scathing opinion in the OC snitch scandal case. The AG argued the trial court erred in disqualifying the entire DA’s office from prosecuting the case. Here’s what the COA had to say about that: “On the last page of the Attorney General‟s reply brief it states, ‘TheContinue reading “Most scathing opinion ever?!”

Interesting competency procedural issue case today

Court of Appeal reversed a conviction today on an issue the defendant did not initially raise on appeal. D claimed there was not sufficient evidence he was competent after the trial court ruled otherwise.  The Court of Appeal held that the real issue was whether the trial court erred in ruling on the ultimate issueContinue reading “Interesting competency procedural issue case today”