Attorney Kyle Humphrey Comments on Their Murder Case
A Bakersfield man was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison in the death
of his 22-month-old stepson following a contentious, three-day hearing
in which defense counsel alleged prosecutorial and juror misconduct and
slammed the trial judge for what it said was failure to ensure a fair
trial for its client. "No one can refute that the appearance of unfairness
has occurred throughout this trial," attorney Kyle J. Humphrey said.
Attorney Kyle Humphrey Comments on Bakersfield Cop Case
Nick was an on-duty sheriff’s deputy who killed a woman while responding
code 3 to a call. He was charged with going too fast and not being able
to stop in time striking her car and killing her. Kyle was able to settle
the case for no time misdemeanor outcome.
Former deputy who was arrested 3 times in a week is released from jail
Attorney Humphrey secured probation for Edward Tucker, a former Kern County
deputy accused of charges stemming from a series of arrests last year—one
of which he even escaped police custody. Instead of more jail time, Tucker
will serve probation and participate in a substance abuse program.
Bakersfield attorney sentenced to probation, anger management for brandishing gun
Attorney Humphrey secured a pair of acquittals for a Bakersfield lawyer
who brandished and discharged a gun when approached late at night by homeless
man known locally to threaten citizens. Humphrey clearly established the
self-defense circumstances of the encounter and ensured that the court
knew that his client recognized his own wrongdoing.
Man sentenced to eight years in prison for spousal abuse, sex crime
Attorney Humphrey secured minimum penalty for Jacob Dixon, who initially
faced 20 different charges and a potential life sentence.
Deputy faces 9 charges for drugs, guns and escape
Attorney Humphrey entered a not guilty plea on behalf of Edward Tucker,
who faces nine criminal charges, including for escaping police custody.
He also spoke to the press about Mr. Tucker's $1 million bail, which
he found excessive. Coverage of this same story from The Bakersfield Californian
can be found
Accident or negligence? Opinions differ after verdict in fatal crash
Ashley Bell's eyes fill with tears as she recalls the accident last
year where she hit a bicyclist with her car. She was found not guilty
of vehicular manslaughter charges her attorney, Kyle Humphrey, says should
have never been filed.
Criminal Law for Family Lawyers. Knowing Criminal Law concepts can help
in future cases.
Kern County Bar Association Magazine published article regarding Kyle J.
Humphrey's presentation to the Family Law section. Kyle was asked
by the Family Law section of the bar association to give a presentation
on issues dealt with in criminal defense that carry over into family law
practice. Allowing family law practitioners to better understand criminal
consequences to common issues such as domestic violence restraining orders,
the rights of alleged victims of domestic violence and 5th amendment rights
to silence for the accused.
Former teacher sentenced to more than 3 years in child porn case
Kyle Humphrey represents a former teacher charged with possession of child
Ex-high school drum line coach sentenced to 16 months in prison
Attorney Kyle J. Humphrey represents Jorge Luis Brodt on felony charges
of oral copulation with a person under the age of 18.