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No new cases Thursday

February 27, 2013 Comments off

The Cal. Supremes will not issue any new cases tomorrow,  Thursday.

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Summary of Cases Accepted and Related Actions for Week of February 18, 2013

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Summary of Cases Accepted and Related Actions for Week of February 18, 2013

#13-24 In re D.B.

 S207165. (C067353; 210 Cal.App.4th 1035; Sacramento County Superior Court; JV125361.)

Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed an order in a juvenile wardship proceeding.

This case presents the following issue: Does Welfare and Institutions Code section 733, subdivision (c), preclude committing a juvenile ward to the Division of Juvenile Justice if the wardship petition includes both qualifying and non-qualifying offenses and the most recent offense is a non-qualifying one?

http://www.courts.ca.gov/documents/ws021813.pdf

Summary of Cases Accepted and Related Actions for Week of February 11, 2013

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Summary of Cases Accepted and Related Actions for Week of February 11, 2013

#13-16 People v. Biane

S207250. (E054422, E054735, E054737, E054738; nonpublished opinion; San Bernardino County Superior Court; FSB1102102.)

Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed in part and reversed in part orders in a criminal proceeding and granted in part petitions for peremptory writ of mandate.

This case includes the following issue: Can a defendant be charged with both offering a bribe to another person and aiding and abetting the receipt of the bribe by that person?

#13-17 People v. Chandler

S207542. (E054154; 211 Cal.App.4th 114; Riverside County Superior Court; SWF027980.)

Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed a judgment of conviction of a criminal offense.

This case presents the following issue: Did the trial court err by failing to instruct the jury that the crime of attempting to make criminal threat — like the completed crime of making a criminal threat (Pen. Code, § 422) — requires that it be reasonable under the circumstances for the victim to have been in sustained fear?

#13-19 Luis M. v. Superior Court

S207314. (B238460; 210 Cal.App.4th 982; MJ20593.)

Petition for review after the Court of Appeal vacated an order in a juvenile wardship proceeding. This case presents the following issue: Could the restitution order in this case of felony vandalism for acts of graffiti be based on the victim city’s average.

http://www.courts.ca.gov/documents/ws021113.pdf

No new cases Monday

February 22, 2013 Comments off

The Cal. Supremes won’t issue any new cases Monday.

No new cases today

February 21, 2013 Comments off

The Cal. Supremes will not issue any new criminal cases today.

No new cases tomorrow

February 13, 2013 Comments off

No new cases tomorrow, from the Cal. Supremes

No opinions today

February 11, 2013 Comments off

The Cal. Supremes won’t issue any opinions today, Monday