Judge Thomas Adams

Teens Face Jury of Their Peers – Judge Thomas Adams

[b]Teens Face Jury of Their Peers [/b] Three out of four first-time juvenile offenders in Santa Barbara commit drug-related offenses. To target this population, Judge Thomas Adams, in collaboration with the County of Santa Barbara Juvenile Courts, Santa Barbara Juvenile Probation Services and community-based organizations, established the Santa Barbara Teen Court in 1993. Administered by […]

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Telephonic Search warrant issued by Judge Thomas Adams

Participants: A: Judge Thomas Adams (Santa Barbara Judge) F: Gerald Franklin (District Attorney’s office) R: Seargeant Steve Robel (Sheriff’s office) Date of transcription November 20, 2003 Telephonic search warrant 03-5670 884689B A: I’m back F: Yes, Judge Adams? A: Yeah F: Gerry Franklin, District Attorney’s office A: Yeah F: Um, I’m here with (blank) at […]

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Judge Thomas Adams Introduced Teen Court to SB

Program Name: Santa Barbara Teen Court—Santa Barbara, CA Submitted by: Eduardo F. Cue, Teen Court Project Director Santa Barbara Teen Court has been in existence since 1992. Superior Court Judge Thomas Adams introduced Teen Court to the City of Santa Barbara as an innovative approach to the juvenile justice system. He stated “Teen Court…puts an […]

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Attias defense takes the cake

[b]Attias defense takes the cake[/b] (From the Santa Barbara News-Press at http://search.newspress.com/2002/06/09/060902attias.htm) 6/9/02 By SCOTT HADLY NEWS-PRESS STAFF WRITER Noted criminal defense attorney Jack Earley used to be a sous chef, but his past experience didn’t quite explain the birthday cake he brought into Santa Barbara County Superior Court during his closing arguments in the […]

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Judge Denies Motion in Attias Case

[b]Judge Denies Motion in Attias Case[/b] Block Superior Court Refuses Defense Request to Suppress Evidence in Pre-Trial Hearing By Jennifer B. Siverts – Staff Writer Thursday March 7, 2002 Santa Barbara Superior Court Judge Thomas Adams denied a motion by murder suspect David Attias’ defense attorneys Wednesday to suppress evidence collected by the California Highway […]

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Santa Barbara LP Wins Lawsuit – Judge Thomas Adams

[b]Santa Barbara LP Wins Lawsuit[/b] Date: Saturday, July 31, 1999 9:05 AM SANTA BARBARA LIBERTARIAN PARTY WINS ROOSEVELT SCHOOL BOND ABUSE LAWSUIT [b]Superior Court Judge Thomas Adams [/b]this week signed an out of court settlement in the “improper use of taxpayer funds” lawsuit brought by the Libertarian Party of Santa Barbara County against the Santa […]

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