Blog Posts in August, 2014

  • What is a Kellett motion for my criminal case?

    The key case on point is Kellett v. Superior Court (1966) 63 Cal.2d 822 (Kellett) . It set forth the fundamental standards that we must follow. Kellett established a standard for determining when a successive prosecution is barred that remains viable today. "When . . . the prosecution is or should be aware of more than one offense in which the same act or course of conduct plays a significant ...
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