Sep. 28, 2022 – People v. Lastra (2nd Dist., Div. 6, B309385)

In the prosecution of several individuals for acts allegedly committed during a protest march, the Court of Appeal affirms the trial court’s disqualification of the entire office of San Luis Obispo County District Attorney for a conflict of interest (per PC 1424) based on the District Attorney’s public statements about the Black Lives Matter movement.