Carrillo v. Superior Ct. (People), B191701
Petition for writ of prohibition to prevent retrial, after trial court finding that defense counsel's failure to move to suppress a coerced confession constituted ineffective assistance per se and sua sponte declaration of a mistrial, is granted as double jeopardy bars retrial.
- Decided 12/21/2006
- Published 12/21/2006
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Janice Y. Fukai, Alternate Public Defender, Felicia K. Grant and Vito Caruso, Los Angeles, for Petitioner., Steve Cooley, District Attorney, Lael R. Rubin, Head Deputy, Brentford J. Ferreira and Phyllis C. Asayama, Deputy District Attorneys, for Real Party in Interest.
- For Appellees:
- No appearance for Respondent.