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People v. Isom, E061024

Conviction of burglary, Pen. Code section 459, based on the underlying crime of forgery, section 470, and possessing methamphetamine, Health & Saf. Code section 11377, is affirmed where: 1) regardless of whether Walmart's right to control its receipts is a property right protected by the forgery statute, the prosecutor also argued the alternate theory of pecuniary injury; and 2) there is sufficient evidence that defendant had the intent to defraud Walmart.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 09/30/2015
  • Published 09/30/2015

Judges

  • MILLER

Court

  • California Court of Appeal

Counsel