California Court of Appeal - February 2013 Opinion Summaries

  • Opinion Summary Search

    FILL IN AT LEAST ONE FIELD

    to Format is YYYYMMDD
  • Full Text Search
Page 1 of 6 Showing Result 1 - 10 of 60
Description Date Docket #

In re Madison T.

California Court of Appeal
Evidence, Family Law, Juvenile Law
Order placing juvenile Madison in foster care is affirmed, where: 1) the trial court did not abuse its discretion in allowing the social worker to...
02/28/2013 D062952

GuideOne Mutual Insurance Co. v. Utica National Insurance Group

California Court of Appeal
Injury & Tort Law, Insurance Law, Labor & Employment Law, Remedies
Summary judgment for plaintiff-insurer awarding it equitable contribution in the amount of $600,000 from defendant-insurer, which represented...
02/28/2013 D059833

Southern California Cement Masons Joint Apprenticeship Committee v. California Apprenticeship Council

California Court of Appeal
Administrative Law, Construction, Labor & Employment Law
The trial court properly denied a petition for writ of mandate filed by plaintiff, the operators of the existing approved apprenticeship training...
02/28/2013 A132892

Soco West, Inc. v. California Environmental Protection Agency

California Court of Appeal
Administrative Law, Environmental Law, Health Law
The plain language of Health and Safety Code section 25187(b)(1)(A) unambiguously required defendant's Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC)...
02/28/2013 G046549

People v. Ellis

California Court of Appeal
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Defendant's convictions of sexual activity with a 13-year-old girl, of making the girl available to another adult for lewd and lascivious acts, and of...
02/28/2013 A133343

Gore v. Yolo County District Attorney's Office

California Court of Appeal
Administrative Law, Criminal Law & Procedure, Labor & Employment Law
A person is not "honorably retired" as defined by former Penal Code section 12027 unless the person has honorably retired from active duty as a peace...
02/28/2013 C068756

People v. Gipson

California Court of Appeal
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
Order revoking defendant's probation for associating with known gang members, vacating the suspension of a previously imposed sentence and committing...
02/28/2013 B241551

People v. Stevens

California Court of Appeal
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Determination that defendant is a mentally disordered offender (MDO) is affirmed, where a mental health expert may: 1) rely on reliable hearsay in a...
02/27/2013 B241356

People v. Prescott

California Court of Appeal
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
The plain language of the Realignment Act prohibits application of the inability to pay presumption to county jail sentences and thus does not apply...
02/27/2013 B242196

People v. Arancibia

California Court of Appeal
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Allowing the jurors to translate for themselves the Spanish-language audio recordings of defendant's interrogations constituted structural error...
02/27/2013 B240341