Chun v. Lopez
ORDER signed by District Judge Morrison C. England, Jr on 1/4/2017 GRANTING Petitioner's Petition for Writ of Habeas. The State of California is ORDERED to either retry Petitioner within a reasonable time or to release him.(Washington, S)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
Petitioner Sarun Chun is currently being held by the State of California having
been convicted of second-degree murder. He sought a writ of habeas corpus, which this
Court denied. The Court’s decision was reversed by the Ninth Circuit with instructions
on remand that the writ be issued. Accordingly, Petitioner’s Petition for Writ of Habeas
Corpus is GRANTED. The State of California is ordered to either retry Petitioner within a
reasonable time or to release him.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
Dated: January 4, 2017
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