Prisoner Petitions – California (CA)

In California, anyone who is in prison, or otherwise restrained in some way by the criminal justice system, can bring a writ of habeas corpus petition to challenge their imprisonment. The right to do this is guaranteed by the California Constitution.
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Prisoner Petitions – California (CA) Inmate List
Petition Search from July 14, 1988 to November 11, 2020
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Plaintiff /
Defendant Name
Petitioner /
Respondent Name
Filed, Nature of Suit, Judge
Joseph Arch Sherman,
CA
Jeffrey Davi, California Real Estate Commissioner Davi Filed: Nov 24, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Garland E. Burrell,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Civil Rights Act
Joshua Carrillo,
CA
Michael A Smelosky, Bill Lockyer Filed: Nov 24, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Larry Alan Burns,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Joseph M. Leyva,
CA
The People of California Filed: Nov 24, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: William H. Alsup,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
James Paul Baxter,
CA
Attorney General For The State Of California, Contra Costa County Superior Court, Jerry Brown Filed: Nov 21, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: James Ware,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Jose Manuel Yanez,
CA
USA Filed: Nov 21, 2008
None §U.S. Government Defendant
Judge: John F. Moulds,
jury demanded by 28:2255 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (Federal)
Jonas David Smith,
CA
Gina Puentes, Bernard D. Ellis, Dale Patrick, The GEO Group, Jane Doe Oliver, Jane Doe Soto, Inc. Filed: Nov 21, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Sandra M. Snyder,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Johnny Reed,
CA
M. D. McDonald Filed: Nov 21, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Marilyn H. Patel,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Jay M. Block,
CA
Sarasota County Sheriff's Department, Sarasota County, Sarasota County District Attorney Filed: Nov 21, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Phyllis J. Hamilton,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Juan Amezcua Alejo,
CA
J. Sugrue Filed: Nov 21, 2008
None §U.S. Government Defendant
Judge: Theresa A. Goldner,
jury demanded by 28:2241 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus
Jerry G. Delarosa,
CA
M. Martell Filed: Nov 21, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Ronald M. Whyte,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
James D. Smith,
CA
Gregory Ahern Filed: Nov 21, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Ronald M. Whyte,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Jesus Escalera,
CA
Southern District of California, U.S. Marshal, Timothy Murphy, Public Defenders Office Filed: Nov 21, 2008
Plaintiff §Federal Question
Judge: Irma E. Gonzalez,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
James Rasberry,
CA
L. Miguel, A. Trevino Filed: Nov 19, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: William M. Wunderlich,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
James Alexander,
CA
S L Chapman, J Kelly, T. Perez, Arnold M. R. Schwarzenegger, Dangler, L. Gower, T. Robertson, T. Felker, G Hale, P. Statti, Weidemeir, D. Gunter, California Department of Corrections, D Davey, P Cochran, M. Keating, L Cole, T. Murray, P Sloan, M. McDonald Filed: Nov 19, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: John F. Moulds,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Jermaine Joseph Dunlap,
CA
Board of Prison Hearings, Avenal State Prison, Department of the State, Department Review Board, State of California Filed: Nov 19, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Theresa A. Goldner,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
John D. Henderson,
CA
John Doe, M. Gomez, M. Ross Filed: Nov 19, 2008
Plaintiff §42:1983 Prisoner Civil Ri
Judge: Jeremy Fogel,
jury demanded by Plaintiff
Jewell Wayne Barber,
CA
J D Hartley Filed: Nov 18, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: Eick
Jack Lee Townsend,
CA
M.D. McDonald Filed: Nov 19, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: John F. Moulds,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Jarold Andre Walton,
CA
Larry Small Filed: Nov 18, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Louisa S Porter,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Juan Ochoa,
CA
USA Filed: Nov 17, 2008
None §U.S. Government Defendant
Judge: John A. Houston,
jury demanded by 28:2255 Motion to Vacate / Correct Illegal Sentence
Joe A. Houghton,
CA
M. S. Evans Filed: Nov 17, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: Nakazato
Javier Pastrana,
CA
Ken Clark, Board of Parole Hearings, People of the State of California Filed: Nov 17, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: Turchin
Joshua Novak,
CA
Hernandez, Peese, Martinez, Huckabay, G. M.C. Jackson, Davis, M. Cate, J. Yates, Nevarez Filed: Nov 17, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Sandra M. Snyder,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Judith Diane Valot,
CA
Mary Lattimor Filed: Nov 18, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Theresa A. Goldner,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Juan P. Gomez-Garcia,
CA
Michael Martel, James Tilton, Jerry Brown Filed: Nov 17, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: William H. Alsup,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Jerry Cowens,
CA
Sacramento County Jail Filed: Nov 14, 2008
Plaintiff §Federal Question
Judge: John F. Moulds,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Jowell Finley,
CA
James B. Tilton, A. Stuart, C. Orrick, R.L. F. Griggs, Terronez, V. Singh, J.A. Nuehring, S.W. Brown, D.K. Sisto, N. Valdez, V. Cuevas, R. Terrazas, C Primm Filed: Nov 17, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Gregory G. Hollows,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Joseph J Flowers,
CA
J Bent, - Keller, Doctors Hospital of Manteca, Deuel Vocational Institute, California Department of Corrections Filed: Nov 17, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Kimberly J. Mueller,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Jose Jesus Fonseca-Barajas,
CA
USA Filed: Nov 17, 2008
None §U.S. Government Defendant
Judge: Gordon Thompson,
jury demanded by 28:2255 Motion to Vacate / Correct Illegal Sentence
Jason Ball,
CA
John Marshall Filed: Nov 14, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Craig M. Kellison,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Johnathan T. Bolden,
CA
Los Angeles County Superior Court Filed: Nov 13, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: Nakazato
Jose Trindad Esquiva Ruiz,
CA
T. McDonald Filed: Nov 14, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: Parada
Jason Ball,
CA
John Marshall Filed: Nov 14, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Sandra M. Snyder,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Jerry W. Cowens,
CA
Sacramento County Jail Mental Health Filed: Nov 19, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: John F. Moulds,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Jorge Guadarrama,
CA
Larry Small Filed: Nov 13, 2008
None §U.S. Government Defendant
Judge: Barry Ted Moskowitz,
jury demanded by 28:2241 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (federal)
Jim Ferguson,
CA
J. V. Basso, California Dept. of Corrections Filed: Nov 12, 2008
Prisoner: Civil Rights §28:1331 Forma Pauperis De
Judge: Hillman
Juan R. Aguilar,
CA
M. S. Adams Filed: Nov 14, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Theresa A. Goldner,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Jaime Acosta,
CA
M S Evans Filed: Nov 13, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: Nakazato
Jorge Villalobos,
CA
M. Kramer Filed: Nov 12, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: David J. Joel,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Jerry W Cowens,
CA
Yolo County District Attorney, County of Yolo Filed: Nov 13, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Gregory G. Hollows,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Joseph Vernon Kremer,
CA
Michael Mukasey, D. Smith Filed: Nov 10, 2008
None §U.S. Government Defendant
Judge: Maryland Unassigned,
jury demanded by 28:2241 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus
Joseph Everett Johnson‚ Jr.,
CA
Robert L. Ayers, Jr, San Quentin State Prison, Attorney General of the State of California Filed: Nov 12, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Susan Illston,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Jerry D. Proffitt,
CA
T. Felker Filed: Nov 10, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Edmund F. Brennan,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Jose Ricardo Juarez-Melara,
CA
United States of America Filed: Nov 10, 2008
None §U.S. Government Defendant
Judge: Ruben B. Brooks,
jury demanded by 28:2241 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (federal)
Jimmy Kamnoi,
CA
M. D. McDonald Filed: Nov 14, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: Walsh
Joseph Danny Prophet,
CA
R. Gomez, M. Pratti, Ken Clark, R. Moreno Filed: Nov 14, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Sandra M. Snyder,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Joseph Hollis,
CA
James A. Yates Filed: Nov 05, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Gary S. Austin,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Joseph Hughes,
CA
A Maldonado Filed: Nov 05, 2008
Plaintiff §Federal Question
Judge: Dana M. Sabraw,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
James Monroe,
CA
A. Hedgpeth Filed: Nov 05, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: M. James Lorenz,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Jeffrey Dennis Roe,
CA
James A Yates Filed: Nov 05, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: Wistrich

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