Monday, February 03, 2020

People v. Frederickson (Cal. Supreme Ct. - Feb. 3, 2020)

Defendant wants to represent himself in a death penalty case.  We let him.  Defendant wants to plead guilty.  We don't let him.

Regardless, the California Supreme Court unanimously affirms the death penalty imposed here.  In a case with facts (and a defendant) that's far from typical.

Read all about it.