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People v. Goodwillie, D046757

Convictions for burglary, unlawfully taking an automobile, assault with a deadly weapon, petty theft, evading an officer with reckless driving, and resisting an officer are reversed where both the court and the prosecutor misinformed defendant regarding his eligibility for good behavior credits under a plea bargain offered by the prosecution, thereby violating his right to due process.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 02/09/2007
  • Published 02/09/2007


  • AARON, J.


  • California Court of Appeal


  • For Appellees:
  • Gary V. Crooks, San Diego, under appointment by the Court of Appeal, for Defendant and Appellant., Bill Lockyer, Attorney General, Robert R. Anderson, Chief Assistant Attorney General, Gary W. Schons, Assistant Attorney General, Gil Gonzalez and Garrett Beaumont, Deputy Attorneys General, for Plaintiff and Respondent.
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