IN RE MORRALL, C040322
A governor's decision with respect to parole is subject to judicial review on the merits, but a prospective parolee must demonstrate that there is no basis in fact for the decision, i.e., it is not supported by any evidence. Petitioner is not entitled to release on parole.
- Decided 09/23/2002
- Published 09/23/2002
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Latham & Watkins, Stephan E. Klein and Kyra G. Busby, for Petitioner.
- For Appellees:
- Bill Lockyer, Attorney General, Robert R. Anderson, Chief Assistant Attorney General, Paul D. Gifford, Senior Assistant Attorney General, Susan Duncan Lee and Allen R. Crown, Deputy Attorneys General, for Respondent.