CAL in the Courts

The postings below present recent victories for CAL clients in the courtroom.

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AD1 reduces CAL client's risk-level assessment.

AD1 strikes SORA points assessment because it violated client's Fifth Amendment rights.

AD1 reverses CAL client's weapon-possession conviction and dismisses indictment, finding his possession temporary and innocent.

AD1 finds CAL client innocently possessed a weapon

Supreme Court halves CAL client's 16-year-to-life sentence and eliminates lifetime parole

Supreme Court halves CAL client’s 16-year-to-life sentence and eliminates lifetime parole.

NYCA reverses weapon-possession convictions for two CAL clients

NYCA reverses weapon-possession convictions for two CAL clients

CAL client removed from SORA registry following successful 168-o petition

CAL client removed from SORA registry following successful 168-o petition

CAL continues to secure the reversal of unauthorized fees for its clients

CAL secures the reversal of unauthorized fees for its clients

AD1 vacates reckless-endangerment guilty plea and dismisses indictment

AD1 vacates reckless-endangerment guilty plea and dismisses indictment

AD1 gives CAL client another opportunity to present his plea-withdrawal claims with unconflicted counsel

AD1 gives CAL client another opportunity to present his plea-withdrawal claims with unconflicted counsel

AD1 orders new SORA hearing because the prosecution failed to timely raise points-allocation issue

AD1 orders new SORA hearing because the prosecution failed to timely raise points-allocation issue

NY Supreme Court vacates CAL client's murder conviction finding client received ineffective assistance of counsel

NY Supreme Court vacates CAL client’s murder conviction finding client received ineffective assistance of counsel

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