No. D063394.

225 Cal.App.4th 638 (2014)

170 Cal. Rptr. 3d 416

THE PEOPLE, Plaintiff and Respondent, v. EMMANUEL CASTILLOLOPEZ, Defendant and Appellant.

Court of Appeals of California, Fourth District, Division One.

April 15, 2014.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Maureen M. Bodo , under appointment by the Court of Appeal, for Defendant and Appellant.

Kamala D. Harris , Attorney General, Dane R. Gillette , Chief Assistant Attorney General, Julie L. Garland , Assistant Attorney General, William M. Wood and Meagan J. Beale , Deputy Attorneys General, for Plaintiff and Respondent.


NARES, Acting P. J.

Defendant Emmanuel Castillolopez challenges the constitutionality of Penal Code1 section 16470, which defines a "dirk" or "dagger" as "a knife or other instrument with or without a handguard that is capable of ready use as a stabbing weapon that may inflict great bodily injury or death." Referring to three specific types of knives...

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