Jury

Misconduct by Jurors and other Judicial Actors – Penal Code Section 96 Jurors and other individuals included in the decision making process of court cases may be severely punished for corruption. Penal Code Section 96 covers the following individuals: • Jurors • Arbitrators1 • Umpires • Referees Section 96 states that it is illegal to…

Get Out of Jail Free (2)

One of my clients cried tears of joy today when her burglary and conspiracy case was dismissed in the Ventura County Superior Court.  The young woman has enjoyed a stellar reputation her entire life.  She had no criminal record until the day arrived when a Ventura County police officer made a rushed decision to place…