Visiting Judge Marjorie Carter heard from Humboldt County Counsel and Mr. Patrik Griego on two motions requested by County Counsel this morning.
One was a demurrer to first amended petition of writ of mandate. The other motion was to strike portions of the first amended petition for writ of mandate.
From Mr. Griego:
"The court granted the demurrer with instructions to amend the petition after taking Mr. Marcus deposition. The court found the petitioners had standing to bring the lawsuit. And the court authorized the deposition of Mr. Marcus.: