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George Kita’s Legal Cases

38 total

  • Juvenile Fitness Hearing Case

    Practice Area:
    Juvenile
    Outcome:
    Court declared client "factually innocent."
    Description:
    Client was arrested for home invasion robbery involving a firearm. He was identified by two of the victims. However this was a case of a tainted identification. Client was facing more than 20 years in state prison. Attorney George Kita was able to get all charges dismissed and had the client declared factually innocent. To have a client declared factually innocent is a rare significant result in the state of California. It is an accomplishment that few criminal defense attorneys have achieved. It is believed that Mr. Kita is the only attorney in California to have a client declared factually innocent for a home invasion robbery involving a firearm.
  • United States of America v. D

    Practice Area:
    Federal Crime
    Outcome:
    Clients federal case dropped
    Description:
    More than 12 federal agents, two of whom had drawn their weapons had come to clients home to serve a federal search warrant. The federal agents had been investigating client for downloading child pornography. A federal Judge had issued a search warrant and his computer and other items were seized. The Department of Homeland Security had found hundreds of images on the hard drive. Attorney George Kita was able to get the entire case dropped and was eventually able to get all the computers returned.
  • Child Molestation

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    Entire case dismissed
    Description:
    Client arrested for child molestation. Prosecutors filed a life allegation against client for allegedly molesting a child under the age of 10. Attorney George Kita was able to get the entire case dismissed with prejudice.
  • Child Molestation

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    Case dismissed
    Description:
    Client was facing 17 counts of child molestation. Case dismissed at trial.
  • Attempted Murder Case

    Practice Area:
    Juvenile
    Outcome:
    Charge dismissed
    Description:
    Client was prosecuted for attempted murder involving a stabbing that occurred in the County of Orange. Case resolved for a non 707 offense which was ultimately reduced to a misdemeanor.
  • Juvenile Murder Case

    Practice Area:
    Juvenile
    Outcome:
    Case Dismissed
    Description:
    Client was facing murder charges allegedly shooting a rival gang member in the head and killing the individual. Client was facing the possibility of a life sentence if prosecuted in adult court. Attorney George Kita was able to get the entire case dismissed and get the client released from custody after six months of court proceedings.
  • Juvenile Gang Shooting

    Practice Area:
    Juvenile
    Outcome:
    Home on Probation
    Description:
    Attorney George Kita successfully got a juvenile court to order a rehearing after the case had already been certified to be sent to adult court after a juvenile fitness hearing. The case ultimately resolved in juvenile court for home on probation. This is an extremely rare result in California as very few lawyers have been able to get a home on probation result after getting the case sent to adult court on a alleged gang shooting case.
  • People v.Navarro

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Outcome:
    Case Dismissed
    Description:
    Client was arrested for DUI with a blood alcohol level of .15. The basis for the traffic stop was the client allegedly drove the wrong way against a one way street. Mr. Kita was able to show the officer was not credible. Court agreed and case was dismissed.
  • Juvenile Writ of Mandate

    Practice Area:
    Juvenile
    Outcome:
    Reversal of Superior Court Judge
    Description:
    The District Attorneys Office failed to timely file their case within 48 hours on a case where the child was detained. Mr. Kita argued that minor should be released but the Juvenile Court Judge failed to release minor. Mr. Kita was able to get the 2nd District Court of Appeal to order the Juvenile Judge to release minor.
  • People v. Harley

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Outcome:
    Case Dismissed
    Description:
    Client had a .15 blood alcohol level. He was stopped for having an air freshener hanging from his rear view mirror. Mr. Kita filed a motion to suppress and was able to get the entire case dismissed.