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People v. Lyons, No. B212253

Defender's appeal from judgment entered following his negotiated guilty plea to possessing methamphetamine and related offenses is dismissed as the notice of appeal was not timely filed and defendant's constructive filing claim under Benoit is rejected.     

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Filed November 5, 2009


Opinion by Judge Yegan


For Appellant:  Jonathan B. Steiner, Executive Director and Richard B. Lennon, Staff Attorney

For Appellee: Edmund G. Brown Jr., Attorney General, Dane R. Gillette, Chief Assistant Attorney General, Pamela C. Hamanaka, Senior Assistant Attorney General, Scott A. Taryle, Supervising Deputy Attorney General, E. Carlos Dominguez, Deputy Attorney General