People v. Cannedy, A120293
In the state's appeal from the trial court's order granting defendant's motion to recuse the Alameda County District Attorney's office pursuant to Cal. Penal Code section 1424, the order is reversed where the fact that an employee of the district attorney's office might be a witness did not justify disqualifying the entire office.
- Decided 08/25/2009
- Published 08/25/2009
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Edmund G. Brown, Jr., Attorney General, Gerald A. Engler, Senior Asst. Atty. Gen., Sharon Loughner, Deputy Atty. Gen., for Plaintiff and Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Michael L. Rains, Concord, CA, for Defendant and Appellant.