PEOPLE v. SALAZAR-MERINO, A090898
Federal immigration law does not preempt California Penal Code section 114, which prohibits the use of a false document to conceal true citizenship or resident alien status.
- Decided 05/29/2001
- Published 05/29/2001
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellees:
- Deborah Wald, San Francisco, for defendant and appellant., Bill Lockyer, Attorney General, David P. Druliner, Chief Assistant Attorney General, Ronald A. Bass, Senior Assistant Attorney General, Laurence K. Sullivan, Supervising Deputy Attorney General, Aileen Bunney, Deputy Attorney General, for plaintiff and respondent., John T. Philipsborn, San Francisco, Appearing as counsel for California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, amicus curiae on behalf of defendant and appellant.