While being represented by other attorneys, our client received a 17.5-year sentence.
Our team took over the case after the initial sentenc...
Warren & Burstein gets sentence vacated.
January 22, 2019
Warren & Burstein obtain another victory in the U.S. Court of Appeals.
January 3, 2017
Warren & Burstein win in the Ninth Circuit: life sentence vacated.
June 3, 2019
Another Ninth Circuit victory for Warren & Burstein!
June 30, 2016
On June 30, 2016, the Ninth Circuit issued a lengthy published opinion in Cuero v. Cate, --- F.3d ---, Case No.12-55911 (9th Cir. 2016). The Court granted our client's petition for habeas corpus and ordered his sentence reduced from 25-to-life to 14 years and 4 months. The Court agreed with our argument that the state prosecutor breached the plea agreement with our client.
Mr. Burstein wrote the briefs and argued the matter.