Court Timeline

Court Timeline of Events

March 8, 2003:   Wrongfully Arrested & taken into custody, age 16

February 3, 2004:    El Dorado County Trial Began, age 17

March 8, 2004:    Wrongfully Convicted of Felony Murder, age 17

Summer 2006:      Motion for New Trial Denied, age 20

October 2006:     Sentenced to LWOP plus 10 years, age 20

November 1, 2006:    Transferred from County Jail to Tracy Reception Center, age 20

Spring 2007:      Direct Appeal Filed, age 20

July 6, 2007:     Transferred to Calipatria State Prison, age 21

Fall 2008:     Direct Appeal Denied,  age 22

September 14, 2009:      Habeas Corpus Filed, age 23

April 16, 2014:          Habeas Corpus Denied,  age 27

April 21, 2014:     Filed in Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, age 27

August 28, 2015: Ninth Circuit Court Ruling in Favor and Reversal of                                                  District Court’s ruling, age 29

September 2, 2015: Back in Federal District Court, age 29

January 17-18, 2017:  Evidentiary Hearing held in District Court, age 30

February 2020:   Still waiting for a ruling from Evidentiary Hearing, age 33