No. E070624.

53 Cal.App.5th 102 (2020)

THE PEOPLE, Plaintiff and Respondent, v. PEDRO JORGE CARDENAS, Defendant and Appellant.

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

August 7, 2020.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Mary Woodward Wells , under appointment by the Court of Appeal, for Defendant and Appellant.

Xavier Becerra , Attorney General, Julie L. Garland , Assistant Attorney General, Melissa Mandel , Collette Cavalier and Tami F. Hennick , Deputy Attorneys General, for Plaintiff and Respondent.


This appeal involves a brief encounter between two groups of strangers in a restaurant parking lot at closing time, in which quickly escalating tensions resulted in a shooting. One man was killed, and three others were injured.

Pedro Jorge Cardenas was one of the shooters. He was convicted by jury trial...

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