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David Raymond Mugridge

Fresno Criminal Defense Attorney.

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  1. Appeal concern..

    Answered about 1 year ago.

    1. Herb Fox
    2. Jason J Jarvis
    3. David Raymond Mugridge
    3 lawyer answers

    Remitting is just a fancy way of saying that the appeal is now concluded and the case is sent back to the Superior Court.

    2 lawyers agreed with this answer

  2. I don't have the money to pay a $5300 small claims judgement. Is appealing worth a shot?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Adam Jay Jaffe
    2. Frank Wei-Hong Chen
    3. Michael Raymond Daymude
    4. Timothy A. Provis
    5. Alan James Brinkmeier
    6. ···
    6 lawyer answers

    What have you got to lose if you really believe it was an unfair judgement. Maybe the other party is still willing to settle for less rather than having to wait.

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  3. Appeal at the appellate division

    Answered about 1 year ago.

    1. Charles Richard Perry
    2. Don Springmeyer
    3. David Raymond Mugridge
    3 lawyer answers

    From your question, it appears you were the plaintiff in small claims. If the judge ruled against you, you have no right to appeal. (Code Civ. Proc., section 116.710, subd. (a).) If you sued the defendant, then he sued you back, and judge ruled in favor of the defendant on the cross-claim, then you have the right to appeal. As stated above, you cannot bring new defendants in on appeal. In small claims, the appeal is very informal, similar to the small claims court hearing. The...

  4. What is the major distinctions between Small Claims Appeals and Small Claims? Thank you.

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Frank Wei-Hong Chen
    2. Timothy A. Provis
    3. Adam Jay Jaffe
    4. David Raymond Mugridge
    4 lawyer answers

    Small claims is essentially the trial court with one judge who hears the evidence and no attorney present. Small claims appeals is a three judge panel who review the evidence already submitted and rule on issues of law.

  5. Parked in disabled spot in out of business lot. What are my chances of winning appeal at administrative hearing?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Marilynn Mika Spencer
    2. Raphael Samuel Moore
    3. David Raymond Mugridge
    3 lawyer answers

    If you cannot pay, maybe you can still negotiate with the other party?