Docket No. 3194.

142 Cal.App.2d 407 (1956)

298 P.2d 131

THE PEOPLE, Respondent, v. MARY GRASSO, Appellant.

Court of Appeals of California, First District, Division Two.

June 19, 1956.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Joseph J. Polverino and Henry Mariani for Appellant.

Edmund G. Brown, Attorney General, Clarence A. Linn, Assistant Attorney General, John S. McInerny, Deputy Attorney General, and N.J. Menard, District Attorney (Santa Clara), for Respondent.


Appellant, Mary Grasso, appeals from a judgment of conviction after jury verdict of murder in the first degree. The jury found that she was not armed at the time of commission of the offense, and recommended life imprisonment.

Mary Grasso and two codefendants, Julio Grasso and Patricia Perry, were charged with the murder of Mary's husband, Joseph Grasso, on January 12, 1955. Appellant pleaded "not...

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