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PEOPLE v. CUEVAS, A091903

Even though defendant did not engage in violent behavior while robbing banks, the offenses are violent crimes under the Code and application of the Three Strikes law does amount to cruel and unusual punishment.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 05/31/2001
  • Published 05/31/2001

Judges

  • HORNER, J.*

Court

  • California Court of Appeal

Counsel

  • For Appellees:
  •  Victoria H. Stafford, under appointment by the Court of Appeal, for defendant and appellant.,  Bill Lockyer, Attorney General, David P. Druliner, Chief Assistant Attorney General, Ronald A. Bass, Senior Assistant Attorney General, Rene A. Chacon, Supervising Deputy Attorney General, Bruce Ortega, Deputy Attorney General, for plaintiff and respondent.
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