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In re O'Connell
California District Court of Appeal
75 Cal. App. 292 (1925)
Daniel O’Connell (plaintiff) was the defendant in a divorce proceeding. As part of the divorce proceeding, the trial court entered an order requiring O’Connell to vacate the marital home and not enter the home while the divorce case was pending in court. O’Connell appealed the order and continued to live in the house. The trial court found O’Connell in contempt for disobeying the injunction. O’Connell then filed a writ of habeas corpus seeking release from jail.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Knight, J.)
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