ACSOL’s Conference Calls

Conference Call Recordings Online
Dial-in number: 1-712-770-8055, Conference Code: 983459

Monthly Meetings: Nov 21, Dec 19 – Details / Recordings

Emotional Support Group Meetings 2020 (Phone only)

2020 ACSOL Conference – ONLINE October 10-11
More Info and Sign-Up

California

CA: Public Defender seeks removal of OC DA from sex offender parole violation cases

The Orange County Public Defender’s Office is seeking to have the Orange County District Attorney’s Office removed from prosecuting five sex offenders accused of violating parole after they were released early from local lockup. Full Article

Related

CA: 7 Sex Offenders Released Early Due to COVID-19 in Orange County Despite Parole Violations

https://www.mercurynews.com/2020/05/12/six-sex-offenders-whose-early-release-was-criticized-by-orange-county-da-are-arrested-again/

 

Join the discussion

  1. Jack7170

    Good for them. Overzealous Nancy gracesque prosecutors are the last thing we need to deal with.

  2. Saddles

    It seems who can you trust today a lawyer, oh wait a minute trumps lawyer is already in jail by some double standard issue. One just has to wonder whats moral, letting prisoners ou,t and than saying we made a mistake and we want to justify the matter to make it right.
    I would say everyone makes mistakes but than again what would be thr right thing to do in a situation such as the contrivirus ordeal. Talk about blood on someone’s hands or writings on the wall.

    I have to say this Public Attorney has some scruples. Or do you have to have scrupples today to be a lawyer. Isn’t that what ivy leage league is all about in this school of hard knocks today for many that seek justice.

    One has to wonder in this scruple scrable games of offender type justice, or officer pretending, or blaphemous compound justice by fradulent means

  3. Michael RS

    I don’t see the problem here with the DA or what he did. These were/are some bad dudes (Did you bother to check out their offenses?).

    It is no service to reformed offenders or the ACSOL if you can’t separate the chaff from the wheat in these matters.

    • TS

      @Michael

      The problem is the DA is possibly swaying any potential jury pool to the prosecution’s side with his comments should they come trial by jury. That is wrong for our legal system and an appealable action by those who are prosecuted. Voir Dire questioning should help eliminate those who heard such comments, but those asked may not answer truthfully and still use comments against those prosecuted.

    • Rob

      Totally agree with you on this one. These guys had a chance and blew it. However they handle them is fine. If some don’t like it…why? This situation will never happen me so I can say that.

  4. w

    They buddy-buddy their way through the legislature, unfortunately it’s how much of this business was done. Once they have an angle they keep pushing it, softening up any opposition by making the target look pro-offender or “soft on crime”. Always playing the victim card.

Leave a Reply

We welcome a lively discussion with all view points - keeping in mind...  
  • Your submission will be reviewed by one of our volunteer moderators. Moderating decisions may be subjective.
  • Please keep the tone of your comment civil and courteous. This is a public forum.
  • Please stay on topic - both in terms of the organization in general and this post in particular.
  • Please refrain from general political statements in (dis)favor of one of the major parties or their representatives.
  • Please take personal conversations off this forum.
  • We will not publish any comments advocating for violent or any illegal action.
  • We cannot connect participants privately - feel free to leave your contact info here. You may want to create a new / free, readily available email address.
  • Please refrain from copying and pasting repetitive and lengthy amounts of text.
  • Please do not post in all Caps.
  • If you wish to link to a serious and relevant media article, legitimate advocacy group or other pertinent web site / document, please provide the full link. No abbreviated / obfuscated links.
  • We suggest to compose lengthy comments in a desktop text editor and copy and paste them into the comment form
  • We will not publish any posts containing any names not mentioned in the original article.
  • Please choose a user name that does not contain links to other web sites
  • Please send any input regarding moderation or other website issues to moderator [at] all4consolaws [dot] org
ACSOL, including but not limited to its board members and agents, does not provide legal advice on this website.  In addition, ACSOL warns that those who provide comments on this website may or may not be legal professionals on whose advice one can reasonably rely.  
 

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

.