I’M SORRY 3 REVERSALS WAIT WHAT?!

(1) straight outta the 2nd reversed denial of romero and anyway the sentence was cruel and unusual under california constitution … so so so much good languagein this won [sic intended]: “For these reasons, no reasonable person could agree thatthe sentence imposed on Avila was just. Avila’s prior strikeswere remote and committed when he wasContinue reading “I’M SORRY 3 REVERSALS WAIT WHAT?!”

A nice one 6th district; finality and retroactivity for transportation of some weed

Well isn’t this pretty. Sixth District (way to go Lori Quick of SDAP), held yesterday in Lopez, H046618, that if someone is on probation that means his case is not “final” for purposes of retroactivity of an ameliorative law…i.e. he gets the benefit of the new law. This one was for transportation of weed, convictionContinue reading “A nice one 6th district; finality and retroactivity for transportation of some weed”