• In re Cook

    Publication Date: 2020-04-27
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Constitutional Law | Evidence
    Court: Court of Appeals
    Judge: Justice Bourliot
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 14-19-00664-CR

    Relator's legal files were seized pursuant to a search warrant executed on her attorney's office in connection with an investigation of alleged misuse of client trust funds.

  • Supreme Court Brief

    Justices Just Can't Call Friends for Help | Students Seek SCOTUS Gold | House Tees Up New Focus on Court Access | New Book About Thomas

    September 18, 2019

    Welcome to Supreme Court Brief, our home for news and analysis about the US Supreme Court and the lawyers who practice there. Thanks for reading!

  • Maloney v. Singas

    Publication Date: 2018-12-21
    Practice Area: Constitutional Law | Criminal Law
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, U.S. - EDNY
    Judge: District Judge Pamela Chen
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 03-CV-786

    Penal Law §§265.01(1), 265.10 (1), (2), (4) Held Unconstitutional as Applied to Nunchaku

  • First Resort, Inc. v. Herrera

    Publication Date: 2017-06-28
    Practice Area: Constitutional Law
    Industry: Health Care
    Date Filed: 2017-06-27
    Court: 9th Cir.
    Judge: Saundra B. Armstrong, District Judge, Presiding Before: Dorothy W. Nelson, A. Wallace Tashima, and John B. Owens, Circuit Judges.
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Stephen A. Tuggy (argued) and Kelly S. Biggins, Locke Lord LLP, Los Angeles, California, for Plaintiff-Appellant.
    for defendant: Erin B. Bernstein (argued) and Matthew Goldberg, Deputy City Attorneys; Yvonne R. Meré, Chief of Complex and Affirmative Litigation; Dennis J. Herrera, City Attorney; Office of the City Attorney, San Francisco, California; for Defendants-Appellees.

    Case Number: No. 15-15434

    San Francisco's Pregnancy Information Disclosure and Protection Ordinance not unconstitutional (D.W. Nelson, J.)

  • New York Law Journal

    Bitcoins and Routing Data: An Analysis of 'Ulbricht'

    June 26, 2017

    In his Cyber Crime column, Peter A. Crusco discusses implications of the recent Second Circuit decision in 'Ulbricht', in which Internet routing data was obtained via pen register. The evidence provided a key link connecting defendant's online activity to a massive Bitcoin criminal enterprise scheme that thrived through a website called Silk Road. 'Ulbricht' is example of why courts proceed with care when considering changes, however slight, to the Fourth Amendment's concept of privacy expectations in communications and records in the digital age.

  • New York Law Journal

    Email Account Seizures and Retention of Large Digital Records

    June 28, 2016

    The Fourth Amendment protects an individual's right to privacy, generally enforceable in the criminal courts via a Mapp hearing.1 Today, litigation continues to expan

  • People v. Foalima

    Publication Date: 2015-08-31
    Practice Area:
    Date Filed: 2015-08-31
    Court: C.A. 3rd
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Kamala D. Harris, Attorney General, Dane R. Gillette, Chief Assistant Attorney General, Michael P. Farrell, Assistant Attorney General, Eric L. Christoffersen and Caely E. Fallini, Deputy Attorneys General, for Plaintiff and Respondent.
    for defendant: Madeline McDowell, under appointment by the Court of Appeal, for Defendant and Appellant.

    Case Number: No. C071581

    Cite as 14 C.D.O.S. 9834 THE PEOPLE, Plaintiff and Respondent, v. DANIEL FIAMATAI FOALIM

  • People v. Mackey

    Publication Date: 2015-01-15
    Practice Area:
    Date Filed: 2015-01-14
    Court: C.A. 1st
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Plaintiff and Respondent: Kamala D. Harris, Attorney General, Dane R. Gillette, Chief Assistant Attorney General, Gerald A. Engler, Senior Assistant Attorney General, Catherine A. Rivlin, Supervising Deputy Attorney General, Allen R. Crown, Deputy Attorney General
    for defendant: Attorney for Defendant and Appellant Bey: Cliff Gardner, under appointment by the Court of Appeal

    Case Number: No. A133129

    Cite as 14 C.D.O.S. 429 THE PEOPLE, Plaintiff and Respondent, v. ANTOINE MACKEY et al.,