California Supreme Court Watch

Oct 29, 2014
#14-125 Dane v City of Santa Rosa, S221341

#14-125 Dane v City of Santa Rosa, S221341.  (A138355; nonpublished opinion; Sonoma County Superior Court; SCV253003.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in Wheatherford v. City of San Rafael, S219567 (#14-105), which presents the following issue: Must a plaintiff have paid or be liable to pay a property tax to a government entity in order to bring a taxpayer waste action against that entity under Code of Civil Procedure section 526a, or can the payment of other taxes confer standing?

Review granted/briefing deferred 10/29/2014

See the Petition for Review.