ADMINISTRATIVE APPEAL, State Of California

Accused of manslaughter when she fell asleep while driving her vehicle in Malibu & struck opposing traffic killing a person. Charges dismissed & the DMV revoked the drivers license for reckless & deadly conduct. Result: An administrative writ of mandamus against the State of California was filed & granted & license returned immediately.

FEDERAL APPEALS COURT-Los Angeles, CA- MURDER APPEAL

Client charged & convicted with killing his wife at point blank range. Bernstein retained to file an appeal of the jury verdict. After battling with state & federal appeals court, a writ of habeas corpus filed based upon judicial error regarding juror conduct at trial. Writ granted by the magistrate judge & client was released.

1st CALIFORNIA CASE TO APPEAL

1st case in CA to challenge governments ability to commit crimes to catch criminals. Dept. of Insurance provided a car to a “staged accident” to be crashed into innocent 3rd parties to falsify claims. State would not let its own undercover go in the car. False insurance claims made & convictions obtained is basis of the appeal.

APPEALS- EXTRADITION

1st case in U.S. history: foreign governement seeks to extradite  American citizen for trial. U.S. citizen went to Thailand & conspired to import heroin to U.S.  Extradition requested, charge is DEATH. Thai government is currently being investigated by the United Nations Human Rights Commission for immediately executing all convicted of drug crimes.

MURDER APPEAL-Los Angeles , CA

Federal 9th. Circuit Court of Appeals, Client charged & convicted of shooting his wife at point blank range, killing her. Client had received a Die in Prison sentence. Bernstein filed a writ of habeas corpus based upon judicial error regarding juror conduct at trial.Writ granted,released for new trial. Prosecution is expected to appeal.