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Asked on: 10/15/09, 1:05 pm

A friend was charged with HS 11378 B F and HS 11379 F, when he was walking out of a convenience store and approached by an officer for a random probation search. Nothing was found on the individual, officer continued to vehicle which concluded to finding evidence needed. Defendant hired an Attorney at wanted to take case to trial at Preliminary Examination, Defendant was 20 minutes late and an Warrant for $50,000 was issued moments earlier. Upon arriving Defendant was taken into custody. Question: Is this normal? b) Could the Attorney done more to prevent Defendant taken into custody? c) Any feedback on possible agenda of the Judge, DA or Defendants Attorney? Case is in Alameda County, CA

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