In May 2006, LBAC successfully convinced the U.S. Supreme Court to rule in favor of the County of Los Angeles, and reverse the Ninth Circuit in Ceballos v. Garcetti. Ceballos, an employee of the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office, brought suit under § 1983, alleging that County employees retaliated against him for exercising Continue reading
In September 1998, in a unanimous decision, LBAC successfully argued City of West Covina v. Perkins, 525 U.S. 234 (1999) before the United States Supreme Court.
During the course of a murder investigation, Police officers of the City of West Covina seized Lawrence Perkins’s personal property from his home pursuant to a search warrant. The officers left a notice form Continue reading