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In a petition for a writ of prohibition to compel respondent superior court to vacate its order granting the prosecution's motion to unseal reporters' transcripts of in camera hearings conducted pursuant to Penal Code section 1326(c), the petition is granted where no statutory or constitutional authority permits disclosure to the prosecution of the names of the third parties to whom defense subpoenas have been issued or the nature of the records produced.
Filed August 31, 2009
Opinion by Judge Gilbert
Duane Dammeyer, Public Defender, Michael C. McMahon, Chief DeputyFor Respondent:
Gregory D. Totten, District Attorney, Michael D. Schwartz, Special Assistant District Attorney, Cheryl M. Temple, Senior Deputy District Attorney