In re Grunau, H015871
In action for recall of remittitur on the ground that the 1997 dismissal of defendant's appeal from conviction for sexual abuse of a minor resulted from neglect and misconduct by appellant attorney, petition for writ of habeas corpus is granted and remittitur is recalled and appeal is reinstated where: 1) defendant showed good cause to recall the remittitur; and 2) defendant was entitled to relief he sought.
- Decided 12/30/2008
- Published 12/30/2008
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Paul Couenhoven,Sixth District Appellate Program, Attorneys for Petitioner, Mark Daniel Grunau.
- For Appellees:
- Edmund G. Brown, Jr., Attorney General, Dane R. Gillette, Chief Assistant Attorney General, Gerald A. Engler, Senior Assistant Attorney General, Martin S. Kaye, Supervising Deputy Attorney General, Christina Vom Saal, Deputy Attorney General, Attorneys for Respondent, The People.