California Court of Appeal

ResetAA Font size: Print

P. v. Richards, 275518

Reversing the conviction of a Black Lives Matter protester who was involved in a scuffle to prevent the arrest of a suspect during the demonstration for attempting to take another person from the lawful custody of a peace officer by means of a riot because the court failed to offer the jury instruction on the lesser included offense of rescue where the defendant claimed she was unaware that a lawful arrest was taking place.

Appellate Information

  • Argued
  • Submitted
  • Decided
  • Published 2017/12/15

Judges

  • LUI

Court

  • California Court of Appeal

Counsel


FindLaw Career Center


      Post a Job  |  View More Jobs

    View More