Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Ninth Circuit Grants Certificate of Appealability, Denies Interim Release

The Ninth Circuit today entered an order granting Richard Fine's request for Certificate of Appealability as to the issue of whether Judge Yaffe should have recused himself. A second order commanded payment of $455 for filing fees, set a briefing schedule, and denied interim release.

1 comment:

aimes said...

I guess this is a step in the right direction although letting him out until the hearing would have been a better solution IMHO.