Publications

Creating And Using Forensic Animation

PEOPLE VERSUS SHANANDOHA GARCIA: Autopsy Report and Bullet Paths: I had never considered creating a forensic animation as demonstrative evidence before I was hired to represent Shanandoha Garcia in a murder case in 1997.  It was the autopsy report and my client’s explanation of the shooting that caused me to develop a theory that might...

Criminal Law Over-View

Most of the serious crimes committed in the United States and elsewhere are committed while the suspect is under the influence of alcohol or of a drug.  Until recently in California, fully one third of the population of our state prisons is in custody serving 90 day parole violations for testing dirty for illegal substances...