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
Jerry Elster,
CA
Robert Ayers‚ Jr. Filed: Jul 08, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: William H. Alsup,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Justin Paiva,
CA
Department of Corrections, State of California Filed: Jul 08, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Maxine M. Chesney,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Joshua Steven Novak,
CA
James A. Yates Filed: Jul 09, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Phyllis J. Hamilton,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
James L. Snider,
CA
Ben Curry Filed: Jul 09, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Marilyn H. Patel,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Josue Luis Ponce-Legaspi,
CA
Michael Chertoff Filed: Jul 09, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Maxine M. Chesney,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Jose Meda,
CA
Ben Curry Filed: Jul 09, 2008
General §28:2254
Judge: William M. Wunderlich
John D Herrera,
CA
V. M. Almager Filed: Jul 09, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: Stotler
Joshua Todd Woolridge,
CA
California Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation Filed: Jul 09, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Saundra Brown Armstrong,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
John Good,
CA
Head Librarian, California Department Gonzalas Corrections, Filed: Jul 09, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Phyllis J. Hamilton,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Johnnie Benjamin Chagolla,
CA
Fernando Gonzalez Filed: Jul 09, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: Walsh
Jason A. Dailey,
CA
M. Martel Filed: Jul 08, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Ronald M. Whyte,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
John Good,
CA
Mike Barker, Borroso, Robert Bowman Filed: Jul 08, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Phyllis J. Hamilton,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Juan Ochoa Perez,
CA
San Mateo County Sheriff's Department, San Mateo County Jail, San Mateo County Health Services Agency, County of San Mateo Filed: Jul 08, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Thelton E. Henderson,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Jesus Beltran-Vizcala,
CA
USA Filed: Jul 07, 2008
None §U.S. Government Defendant
Judge: Gordon Thompson,
jury demanded by 28:2255 Motion to Vacate / Correct Illegal Sentence
Jorge Lopez,
CA
Warden Filed: Jul 08, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: Turchin
Jim Ferguson,
CA
John Marshall Filed: Feb 08, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: John Charles Rayburn
Joe Reyes,
CA
Ben Curry Filed: Jul 09, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Theresa A. Goldner,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Jose Robert Gutierrez,
CA
M. S. Evans Filed: Jul 08, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: William H. Alsup,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
John J. Shefcik‚ III,
CA
Municipality of Washington State, King County Filed: Jul 09, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Marilyn H. Patel,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Juan Carlos Cordova,
CA
V. M. Almager Filed: Jul 07, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: Wu
Juan Carlos Hernandez-Ramos,
CA
USA Filed: Jul 07, 2008
None §U.S. Government Defendant
Judge: Roger T. Benitez,
jury demanded by 28:2255 Motion to Vacate / Correct Illegal Sentence
Jesus Perez Acevedo,
CA
USA Filed: Jul 07, 2008
None §U.S. Government Defendant
Judge: Lawrence J. O'Neill,
jury demanded by 28:2255 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (Federal)
Jose Meda,
CA
Ben Curry Filed: Jul 09, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Edmund F. Brennan,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Javier Vega-Armente,
CA
USA Filed: Jul 02, 2008
None §U.S. Government Defendant
Judge: William Q. Hayes,
jury demanded by 28:2255 Motion to Vacate / Correct Illegal Sentence
James Lynn O'Hines,
CA
Toers Bijns Filed: Jun 30, 2008
Prisoner: Civil Rights §28:1331 Forma Pauperis De
Judge: Nagle
Jorge Molina-Esquer,
CA
USA Filed: Jul 01, 2008
None §U.S. Government Defendant
Judge: William Q. Hayes,
jury demanded by 28:2255 Motion to Vacate / Correct Illegal Sentence
Jorge David Martinez-Valdez,
CA
USA Filed: Jul 01, 2008
None §U.S. Government Defendant
Judge: Gordon Thompson,
jury demanded by 28:2255 Motion to Vacate / Correct Illegal Sentence
James Lynn O'Hines,
CA
John Ontiveros, Moronez, Pieo, Peace Officer Association, Helms, Gallagher Filed: Jul 01, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Peter C. Lewis,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Joseph Ruben Bontty,
CA
Warden of CSP-SAC Filed: Jul 01, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Dale A. Drozd,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Juan Esquivias Mercado,
CA
Department of Corrections Filed: Jun 30, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: Segal
James Lynn O'Hines,
CA
Janet Napolitano, John Onriviros, Arnold Toers Schwarzenegger, Bijns, Dora B. Schriro Filed: Jun 30, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Nita L. Stormes,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
James Lynn O'Hines,
CA
Janet Napolitano, Dora B. Schriro, Bart Jarvis, Barbara Nelson Filed: Jun 30, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Louisa S Porter,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
James Lynn O'Hines,
CA
Dora B. Schriro, Janet Napolitano, Arizona State Attorney General, California State Attorney General, Toers Bijns, Ventura-Oxnard Parole Dept. Region IV, John Ontiveros Filed: Jun 30, 2008
Prisoner: Civil Rights §28:1331 Forma Pauperis De
Judge: Nagle
James Lynn O'Hines,
CA
California Attorney General, John Ontiveros, Arizona State Attorney General, Toers Bijns, Dora B. Schriro, Janet Napolitano Filed: Jun 30, 2008
Prisoner: Civil Rights §28:1331 Forma Pauperis De
Judge: Nagle
John Allen,
CA
T. York, J. Lopez, M. Hicks, Lydia C. Hense, R. Shaw, P. Gaskin Filed: Jun 30, 2008
Prisoner: Civil Rights §42:1983 Prisoner Civil Ri
Judge: Dennis L. Beck
Jason David Yonai,
CA
CSP - Sacramento, James Walker Filed: Jul 01, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Kimberly J. Mueller,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
Jorge Guadarrama,
CA
A M Nguye, K Ball, B Covner, DOES 1-30, M L. Levin, E. Scribner, Oh, James E Tilton, S Young Filed: Jun 27, 2008
Plaintiff §Federal Question
Judge: Cathy Ann Bencivengo,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
James Lynn O'Hines,
CA
Cindy Smith, Amber Collior Filed: Jun 30, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Barry Ted Moskowitz,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
James Lynn O'Hines,
CA
Dora Schriro, Janet Napolitano, Toers Bijns Filed: Jun 30, 2008
Prisoner: Civil Rights §28:1331 Forma Pauperis De
Judge: Nagle
Jeffrey A. Works,
CA
J. Yates, F. Igbinosa Filed: Jun 27, 2008
Plaintiff §Federal Question
,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Civil Rights Act
Jon Gary Schnabel,
CA
Brian Gunn Filed: Jun 29, 2008
None §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: John F. Moulds
Jon Gary Schnabel,
CA
Michael S. Evans Filed: Jun 29, 2008
None §Federal Question
,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
James Lynn O'Hines,
CA
Ontiveros, Sehriro, Schwarzenegger, Ventura Oxnard Parole Department, Napolitano, ., Stewart Filed: Jun 26, 2008
None §28:1331 Federal Question
Judge: William McCurine
Jeffrey A. Works,
CA
J. Yates, F. Igbinosa Filed: Jun 27, 2008
Plaintiff §Federal Question
Judge: William M. Wunderlich,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Jorge Armando Diaz,
CA
W. Adams, C. Pfeiffer, B. Gricewich, K.W. E. Prunty, Capot, A. Hedgepath, Reed, N. Grannis Filed: Jun 27, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Sandra M. Snyder,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights
Jackie Osby,
CA
Ken Clark Filed: Jul 16, 2008
Habeas Corpus (General) §28:2254 Petition for Writ
Judge: Wright
John David Ward,
CA
USA Filed: Jun 25, 2008
Prisoner: Vacate Sentence §28:2255 Motion to Vacate
Judge: Carter
John L Edwards,
CA
USA Filed: Jun 23, 2008
Prisoner: Vacate Sentence §28:2255 Motion to Vacate
Judge: Gutierrez
Jarey Stewart,
CA
Dept. of Corrections, Director Filed: Jun 25, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Gary S. Austin,
jury demanded by 28:2254 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (State)
James E. Smith,
CA
Hedgpeth Filed: Jun 23, 2008
None §Federal Question
Judge: Gary S. Austin,
jury demanded by 42:1983 Prisoner Civil Rights

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