Chun v. Lopez

Filing 41

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)

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 9 EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 10 11 SARUN CHUN, 12 No. 2:11-cv-01480-MCE-EFB Petitioner, 13 v. 14 RAUL LOPEZ, 15 ORDER Respondent. 16 17 Petitioner Sarun Chun is currently being held by the State of California having 18 been convicted of second-degree murder. He sought a writ of habeas corpus, which this 19 Court denied. The Court’s decision was reversed by the Ninth Circuit with instructions 20 on remand that the writ be issued. Accordingly, Petitioner’s Petition for Writ of Habeas 21 Corpus is GRANTED. The State of California is ordered to either retry Petitioner within a 22 reasonable time or to release him. 23 IT IS SO ORDERED. 24 Dated: January 4, 2017 25 26 27 28 1

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