Case Conclusion Date:September 8, 2009
Outcome:Judgment of the district court reversed.
Description:Ms. Culp represented Mr. Friedman in an appeal to the Ninth Circuit of an order dismissing his Civil Rights action. The Ninth Circuit found for Mr. Friedman and reversed the district court's order. The decision reported by the Ninth Circuit also helped to refine the law on reasonable searches for DNA evidence. The opinion is reported at 580 F.3d 847.