In re R.O., No. B208117 - Criminal Law - California Case Law
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In re R.O., No. B208117

Defendant's murder sentence is vacated where the juvenile court failed to recognize its discretion to set a lesser term of confinement than the indeterminate sentence applicable to an adult convicted of the same offense as a juvenile.

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Appellate Information

Filed August 25, 2009

Judges

Opinion by Judge Rothschild

Counsel

For Appellant:

Laini Millar Melnick

For Respondent:

James William Bilderback II, Deputy Attorney General

Marc A. Kohm, Deputy Attorney General