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People v. Superior Court
Citation:48 Cal.4th 1, 224 P.3d 86, 104 Cal.Rptr.3d 764
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The superior court applied the doctrine of nonmutual collateral estoppel to end a case because the principle of the crime was found to be not guilty. The superior court was relying on a previous California case, People v. Taylor, in which the Supreme Court of California held that the doctrine of nonmutual collateral estoppel could be applied in criminal cases.
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