Crim. No. 6069
49 Cal. 2d 101; 315 P.2d 5; 1957
The trial court had the power to modify a verdict by reducing the class of defendant's crime. Substantial evidence in the record supported the modification, and no inference could be drawn from the evidence contrary to those drawn by the jury.
Carter, Jesse W., "People v. Sheran" (1957). Jesse Carter Opinions. 47.