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The Road Home for Prisoner 19846 052 Stanley Cohen MONDAY, 30 MAY 2016 14:08 Originally posted on The Real News: http://therealnews.com/t2/component/content/article/478-stanley-cohen/2759-the-road-home-for-prisoner-19846-052 Re-blogged with the permission of Stanley Cohen Pictures added to original post By Stanley L. Cohen, Attorney. “I don’t give a shit about your dog. You pay us in full by the end of the […]

Skype and thе Recent Dеvеlорmеntѕ Rеgаrdіng Whіѕtlеblоwеrѕ аt thе NSA and Mass Collection of Data When thе Guardian rеvеаlеd іn thе ѕummеr of 2013 thаt thе Nаtіоnаl Sесurіtу Agency (NSA) had bееn kееріng lоgѕ of phone саllѕ аnd hаd bасkdооrѕ іntо most рорulаr wеbѕіtеѕ аnd online services, реорlе bесаmе rіghtlу wоrrіеd. Fоr years, companies lіkе […]

DEFENDANT HAS A RIGHT TO TRUTH-IN-EVIDENCE, EVIDENCE CODE SECTIONS 780 AND 1103 “[The] suppression of substantial material evidence bearing on the credibility of a key prosecution witness is a denial of due process within the meaning of the Fourteenth Amendment.”  (People v. Ruthford (1975) 14 Cal.3d 399, 408.)  Furthermore, The Right to Truth-in-Evidence Law (Cal. […]

EVIDENCE CODE SECTION 352 CANNOT BE USED TO EXCLUDE EVIDENCE BASED ON SPECULATION AS TO ITS PREJUDICIAL IMPACT While the purpose of Evidence Code section 352 is to protect the defendant, the defense recognizes that the prosecution may be accorded some protection under Evidence Code section 352 from the use of prejudicial evidence with little […]

IN ORDER FOR THE DEFENDANT TO PREVAIL IN HIS MOTION TO DISMISS, HE MERELY HAS TO RAISE A REASONABLE DOUBT AS TO THE FACTS UNDERLYING THE DEFENSE; UPON DOING SO THE BURDEN SHIFTS TO THE PEOPLE TO ESTABLISH THAT THERE IS A REASONABLE LIKELYHOOD THEY WILL BE ABLE TO CARRY THEIR BURDEN AT TRIAL With […]