The sudden move — no attorney involved in the case asked that she step aside — could end up altering the direction of a case involving servitude, sex charges and one of Berkeley’s biggest real estate barons, Lakireddy Bali Reddy. It could also form the grounds for an appeal.
Citing a “conflict of interest,” Armstrong recused herself without elaborating. Her courtroom deputy said she would not comment further.
This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.
To view this content, please continue to their sites.
LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.
For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]