California Court of Appeal - January 2019 Opinion Summaries

  • Opinion Summary Search


    to Format is YYYYMMDD
  • Full Text Search
Page 4 of 8 Showing Result 31 - 40 of 74
Description Date Docket #

In re Marriage of Begian and Sarajian

California Court of Appeal
Property Law & Real Estate, Family Law
Held that an interspousal transaction was not a transmutation of the husband's community interest in certain real property. The document he signed...
01/18/2019 B278316

Rall v. Tribune 365 LLC

California Court of Appeal
Media Law, Cyberspace Law, Labor & Employment Law
Held that a political cartoonist and blogger could not proceed with his lawsuit alleging that a newspaper wrongfully terminated his employment and...
01/17/2019 B284566

Smith v. Szeyller

California Court of Appeal
Probate, Trusts & Estates
In a dispute among beneficiaries of a family trust, upheld a settlement that included an award of attorney and expert fees, to be paid from trust...
01/16/2019 B281758

People v. The North River Insurance Co.

California Court of Appeal
Criminal Law & Procedure
In a bail bond matter, affirmed an order conditioning the exoneration of the bond on the payment of expenses for extradition. Those costs included the...
01/16/2019 F075035

Pont v. Pont

California Court of Appeal
Attorney's Fees, Family Law
Held that a former husband was entitled to an attorney fee award when he prevailed in his former wife's lawsuit alleging that he siphoned some of the...
01/16/2019 B284064

People v. Stinson

California Court of Appeal
Criminal Law & Procedure
Affirmed a conviction of kidnapping to commit robbery, finding no error in the jury instruction.
01/16/2019 C077621

People v. American Surety Co.

California Court of Appeal
Criminal Law & Procedure
In a matter involving a bail bond, affirmed the denial of a motion to exonerate the undertaking.
01/15/2019 E067831

State Department of State Hospitals v. J.W.

California Court of Appeal
Constitutional Law, Criminal Law & Procedure
Held that California's Sexually Violent Predators Act gives a court authority to involuntarily medicate an incompetent person placed with the State...
01/15/2019 F077220

People v. Marquez

California Court of Appeal
Criminal Law & Procedure
Held that it was unconstitutional to collect a drug possession arrestee's DNA sample under the facts here. However, a later DNA sample that he...
01/15/2019 G048762

San Diegans for Open Government v. City of San Diego

California Court of Appeal
Environmental Law, Property Law & Real Estate
Held that a citizen group could not proceed with its challenge to a city's decision involving the lease of city-owned oceanfront land to a private...
01/15/2019 D073284