Nos. A137355, A139872.

1 Cal.App.5th 654 (2016)

204 Cal. Rptr. 3d 870

THE PEOPLE, Plaintiff and Respondent, v. ADAM WADE DISA, Defendant and Appellant.

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

July 15, 2016.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Jonathan Soglin and Tara Mulay , under appointments by the Court of Appeal, for Defendant and Appellant.

Kamala D. Harris , Attorney General, Dane R. Gillette , Chief Assistant Attorney General, Gerald A. Engler , Assistant Attorney General, Jeffrey M. Laurence and Aileen Bunney , Deputy Attorneys General, for Plaintiff and Respondent.


Defendant Adam Wade Disa admitted to police that he killed his girlfriend by putting her in a chokehold, but denied he meant to kill her. A jury found him guilty of first degree murder (Pen. Code, § 187).

Defendant contends there was insufficient evidence of premeditation and deliberation, and the...

Let's get started

Welcome to the leading source of independent legal reporting
Sign on now to see your case.
Or view more than 10 million decisions and orders.

  • Updated daily.
  • Uncompromising quality.
  • Complete, Accurate, Current.

Listed below are the cases that are cited in this Featured Case. Click the citation to see the full text of the cited case. Citations are also linked in the body of the Featured Case.

Cited Cases

  • No Cases Found

Listed below are those cases in which this Featured Case is cited. Click on the case name to see the full text of the citing case.

Citing Cases