NACDL
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
The San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
San Antonio Association

Notable Cases

Notable Appeal and Writ of Habeas Corpus Cases

(Some names are redacted or initials are used in order to protect the client’s privacy. Once a case is reversed, some clients are eligible to have their records expunged and no longer are public.)

Briggs v. State – Intoxication manslaughter of a public servant. Reversed and remanded by the 13th Court of Appeals

Huff v. State – Intoxication manslaughter. Reversed and remanded for a new trial by the 4th Court of Appeals

Rhomer v. State – Intoxication manslaughter. Petition for Discretionary Review granted by the Court of Criminal Appeals

State v. Cordero – Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child. Motion for New Trial Granted

Ex Parte PF – 11.07 writ of habeas corpus. Relief Granted by the Court of Criminal Appeals

Ex parte TP – 11.072 writ of habeas corpus. Relief granted by the trial court

Ex parte DR – 11.072 writ of habeas corpus. Relief granted by the trial court

Ex parte JLS – 11.07 writ of habeas corpus. Relief granted by the Court of Criminal Appeals

Ex parte Cantu – 11.07 writ of habeas corpus. Relief granted by the Court of Criminal Appeals

Ex parte Guardiola – 11.07 writ of habeas corpus. Relief granted by the Court of Criminal Appeals

State v. Alvarez – DWI. Motion for New Trial Granted and case dismissed