No. G055228.

23 Cal.App.5th 491 (2018)

In re NICANDRO GALAVIZ on Habeas Corpus.

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

May 18, 2018.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Hilary Potashner , Federal Public Defender, Sonam Henderson , K. Elizabeth Dahlstrom and Jennifer Hope Turner , Deputy Federal Public Defenders, for Petitioner.

Xavier Becerra , Attorney General, Julie L. Garland , Assistant Attorney General, Christopher Beesley and Daniel Rogers , Deputy Attorneys General, for Respondent.



Twenty-two years ago, Nicandro Galaviz was committed to a state mental health institution for a term of 60 years to life after he was found not guilty by reason of insanity of possession of methamphetamine and assault with a deadly weapon. In July 2017, Galaviz filed a petition for a writ...

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