Contra Costa County Children & Family Services Bureau v. B.C. A146141 Court Case Public Record

  • Details

    Case TitleContra Costa County Children & Family Services Bureau v. B.C.
    Case NumberA146141
    Case Type
    StateCalifornia, CA
    CountyAll Counties
    CourtAppellate Court
    Court Address1st Appellate District
    Phone
    Field Date
    Close Date10/27/2016
  • Parties

    CounselNameType
    Office Of The County Counsel
    651 Pine Street - 9th Floor
    Martinez, CA 94553-0116

    Contact Name: Steven P. Rettig

    Contra Costa County Children & Family Services Bureau
    Plaintiff and Respondent
    First District Appellate Project
    First District Appellate Project
    475 Fourteenth Street, Suite 650
    Oakland, CA 94612

    Mara Lee Bernstein
    3060 El Cerrito Plaza, # 253
    El Cerrito, CA 94530-4002

    B. C.
    Defendant and Appellant

    A. C.
    Overview party
    Mary-Lee Kimber Smith
    Disability Rights Advocates
    2001 Center St 4th FL
    Berkeley, CA 94704

    Kimberly Carol Swain
    1330 Broadway Suite 500
    Oakland, CA 94612-2505

    Disability Rights Advocates, Disability Rights Californa and Professor Charisa Kiyo Smith
    Amicus curiae for appellant

    Charisa Kiyo Smith
    Amicus curiae for appellant
  • Docket (Register of Actions)
    Date Description Notes
    09/04/2015 Notice of appeal lodged/received. By B. C. (mother)
    09/04/2015 *****FAST TRACK APPEAL*****
    09/25/2015 Record on appeal filed. C1 - R2
    10/05/2015 Counsel appointment order filed. Mara Bernstein for B.C. (mother) (Independent/30)
    10/05/2015 Received document entitled: Application for appointment of counsel
    10/19/2015 Motion/application to augment record filed. Appellant's Motion to Augment the Record on Appeal and for Extension of Time Within Which to File Appellant's Opening Brief
    11/05/2015 To court. Appellant's Motion to Augment the Record on Appeal and for Extension of Time Within Which to File Appellant's Opening Brief
    11/10/2015 Augmentation granted. (See order.) Appellant (AOB due 30 days from filing of augmentation)
    12/15/2015 Augmented record filed. R-1 (TX of May 2, 13, 28, 2013; June 13, 2013; July 9, 2013; August 20, 2013; Oct.24, 31, 2013; Nov. 14, 2013; Dec. 12, 2013; Feb. 27, 2014; May 22, 2014; Nov. 6. 2014; and Dec. 2, 2014) Dec. of Appeals Clerk Beverly Masinas re: "In response to the Order to Augment the record on November 10, 2014, I have searched the entire Superior Court file and I am unable to locate the documents [items 15-18] requested by counsel." (dated 11-17-15) (augmentation complete)
    12/16/2015 Letter sent to counsel re: augmentation complete; AOB due 30 days
    01/26/2016 Default sent to court appointed counsel. Defendant and Appellant: B. C. Attorney: Mara Lee Bernstein Attorney: First District Appellate Project
    02/03/2016 Requested - extension of time. Appellant's opening brief. Requested for 03/11/2016 By 30 Day(s)
    02/04/2016 Granted - extension of time. Appellant's opening brief. Due on 03/11/2016 By 30 Day(s)
    03/08/2016 Requested - extension of time. Appellant's opening brief. Requested for 03/23/2016 By 12 Day(s)
    03/09/2016 Granted - extension of time. Appellant's opening brief. Due on 03/23/2016 By 12 Day(s)
    03/23/2016 Appellant's opening brief. Defendant and Appellant: B. C. Attorney: Mara Lee Bernstein Two extensions granted for a total of 42 days: 02/03/2016 Requested - extension of time. Requested for 03/11/2016 By 30 Day(s) 02/04/2016 Granted - extension of time. Due on 03/11/2016 By 30 Day(s) 03/08/2016 Requested - extension of time. Requested for 03/23/2016 By 12 Day(s) 03/09/2016 Granted - extension of time. Due on 03/23/2016 By 12 Day(s)
    04/19/2016 Note: Rejected filing for the following reason: A HC petition [and exhibits] cannot be filed in the appeal; need to initiate new case.
    04/25/2016 Order filed. The petition for writ of habeas corpus (A148059) will be considered with the appeal in Contra Costa County Children & Family Services Bureau v. B.C., Case No. A146141. Respondent is to serve and file points and authorities in opposition to the petition within 10 days from the date of this order. Petitioner may file a reply within 15 days of service of the opposition.
    04/27/2016 Respondent notified re failure to file respondent's brief. Plaintiff and Respondent: Contra Costa County Children & Family Services Bureau Attorney: Office Of The County Counsel
    05/05/2016 Requested - extension of time. Respondent's brief. Requested for 05/31/2016 By 19 Day(s) to 5-31-16
    05/05/2016 Granted - extension of time. Respondent's brief. Due on 05/31/2016 By 19 Day(s)
    05/31/2016 Respondent's brief. Plaintiff and Respondent: Contra Costa County Children & Family Services Bureau Attorney: Office Of The County Counsel One extension granted for a total of 19 days: 05/05/2016 Requested - extension of time. Requested for 05/31/2016 By 19 Day(s) 05/05/2016 Granted - extension of time. Due on 05/31/2016 By 19 Day(s)
  • Disposition
    Description: Affirmed in full
    Date: 10/27/2016
    Status: Final The juvenile court's orders are affirmed.
    Publication Status: Signed Unpublished
    Author: Kline, J. Anthony
    Participants: Stewart, Therese M. (Concur) Richman, James A. (Concur)
    Case Citation: none