No. A157020.

45 Cal.App.5th 921 (2020)

In re DONALD WILLIAM McDOWELL on Habeas Corpus.

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

February 26, 2020.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Donald McDowell, in pro. per., and Victor J. Morse , under appointment by the Court of Appeal, for Petitioner Donald William McDowell.

Xavier Becerra , Attorney General, Jeffrey M. Laurence , Assistant Attorney General, Donna M. Provenzano and David H. Rose , Deputy Attorneys General, for Respondent the People.


Donald William McDowell and Tyson Hutchison planned and executed a burglary and an attempted armed robbery of a drug dealer. Hutchison shot and killed the drug dealer. Although he was not the actual killer, McDowell was sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole after a jury convicted him...

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