Added 6-30-10, updated 8-6-10
Appeal Decision - People (City of Santa Ana) v. Khaled
This decision is final, and published.
citation is believed to be: People v. Khaled (2010) 186
Cal.App.4th Supp. 1
After the Orange County Superior Court Appellate Division, in May 2010,
ruled in favor of Khaled and certified the case for publication, Redflex
cities wrote to the
California Supreme Court, asking it to deny publication.
Then, in mid-July, the 4th District Court of Appeal (the
District Court of Appeal is the next level of appeal above a county's
Appellate Division) asked for the case files to be sent to it,
presumably so that they could consider whether to transfer the case to
themselves for review. Now, per a July 23 article in the
Metropolitan News-Enterprise, "The ruling is now final after the Court
of Appeal denied transfer, and was posted yesterday on the state courts
The general issue of which
decisions get published, and which don't, is under study. See nonpublication.com
for more information.
these links for the documents in the Khaled appeal
Record of Appeal -
Includes City's 5-29-09 Motion to Intervene
12-29-09 Motion to Intervene
Opposition to City's Amicus Brief
Appellate Division's Decision
Post-Decision Letters to the Cal. Supreme Court:
Met News Article
Supreme Court Decision
may be freely copied and distributed, so long
as credit is given
to highwayrobbery.net .
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