GEDDES v. SUPER CT., B178401
Code of Civil Procedure section 170.6, which permits a peremptory challenge when the same trial judge is assigned for a new trial after reversal, applies only where the matter is to be tried, and not where it is remanded with instructions that require the trial court to complete a judicial task not performed in the prior proceeding.
- Decided 02/02/2005
- Published 02/02/2005
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Hennigan, Bennett & Dorman, J. Michael Hennigan, Lee W. Potts, Los Angeles, and Thomas B. Watson, Beverly Hills, for Petitioner., Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, James P. Fogelman and Eileen M. Ahern, Los Angeles, for Real Parties in Interest.
- For Appellees:
- No appearance, for Respondent.