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Trial Begins for Mom Accused of Trial Begins for Mom Accused of Dropping Baby from Choc Dropping Baby from Choc Parking Structure

Orange County Register - Published Aug 5, 2021

Jacqueline Goodman is the attorney for a La Hambra mother who has been accused of pushing her son from a hospital parking structure where he fell to his death.

Criminal Attorney Jacqueline Goodman Is Fighting to Protect Defendant From Decades in Prison If Convicted at Trial

NBC Los Angeles - Published Apr 26, 2019

Jacqueline Goodman was the first criminal defense attorney in California to submit a client plea via video. Jacqueline traveled to Arizona to be at her client's hospital while he recovers from a double lung transplant.

Defendant Spared Jailtime in Crash That Injured Several Middle School Students.

NBC Los Angeles - Published June 07, 2019

Rupple's attorney, Jacqueline Goodman was able to avoid jailtime for her client, saying any time in custody "could be tragic..." She said Rupple, "cooperated fully" with authorities "from the beginning".

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  • Child Molestation Case Dismissed

    Child molestation: Felony.

  • Commercial Burglary Probation Terminated Early

    Commercial burglary probation violation: dismissed, no violation found.

  • Contempt of Court Order Case Dismissed

    Contempt of court order by a gang member.

  • Assault with a Deadly Weapon Case Dismissed: Co-Defendant Convicted

    Strike felonies including assault with a deadly weapon - car with great bodily injury.

  • Attempted Murder of Police Officer, Assault with a Deadly Weapon Case Rejected

    Los Angeles Arrest Pre-filing representation on Attempted murder of police officer, assault with a deadly weapon upon a police officer.

  • Domestic Violence & Cruelty to Child Case Dismissed
  • Driving on a Suspended License Case Dismissed

    Driving on a suspended license (Suspended for DUI).


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    Nationally renowned criminal defense attorney Jacqueline Goodman isn't afraid to take a stand and doesn't intimidate easily. She has been practicing criminal law for more than 20 years, handling highly publicized and difficult criminal trials and ...

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