Legal Malpractice Law Review

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CA: Public Interest Firms Not Immune From Suit

Posted in California, Criminal Law, Defenses
Black v. California Appellate Project, Court of Appeals of California, Second District, Division Four, June 4, 2010 (Unpublished). Facts: Plaintiff was convicted of first degree burglary, and based on his prior criminal history, was sentenced to 38 years to life.  Plaintiff appealed and the appellate court affirmed his conviction.  Shortly thereafter, Black filed an action for… Continue Reading
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