Labor & Employment Law Daily Wrap Up, EVIDENCE, DISCOVERY—Cal. App.: No relief on appeal for LAPD officers fired for abdicating duty and playing Pokemon Go, (Jan 11, 2022)

By Brandi O. Brown, J.D.

Their efforts to get the crucial evidence—the digital in-car video system recording—thrown out failed below and on appeal.

Two beat patrol officers who were fired for misconduct based on an investigation following their failure to respond to a call for backup were unable to convince the California Court of Appeal t ...