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California Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus
California Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus
MC–275
Name:
Address:
CDC or ID Number:
(Court)
PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS
Petitioner
vs.
No.
(To be supplied by the Clerk of the Court)
Respondent
INSTRUCTIONS—READ CAREFULLY
If you are challenging an order of commitment or a criminal conviction and are filing this petition in the
Superior Court, you should file it in the county that made the order.
If you are challenging the conditions of your confinement and are filing this petition in the Superior Court,
you should file it in the county in which you are confined.
Read the entire form before answering any questions.
This petition must be clearly handwritten in ink or typed. You should exercise care to make sure all answers are true and
correct. Because the petition includes a verification, the making of a statement that you know is false may result in a conviction
for perjury.
Answer all applicable questions in the proper spaces. If you need additional space, add an extra page and indicate that your
answer is ''continued on additional page."
If you are filing this petition in the superior court, you only need to file the original unless local rules require additional copies.
Many courts require more copies.
If you are filing this petition in the Court of Appeal and you are an attorney, file the original and 4 copies of the petition and, if
separately bound, 1 set of any supporting documents (unless the court orders otherwise by local rule or in a specific case). If you
are filing this petition in the Court of Appeal and you are not represented by an attorney, file the original and one set of any
supporting documents.
Approved by the Judicial Council of California for use under rule 8.380 of the California Rules of Court (as amended
effective January 1, 2007). Subsequent amendments to rule 8.380 may change the number of copies to be furnished to the
Supreme Court and Court of Appeal.
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PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS
Penal Code, § 1473 at seq.;
Cal. Rules of Court, rule 8.380
www.courtinfo.ca.gov
Form Approved for Optional Use
Judicial Council of California
MC-275 [Rev. January 1, 2010]
Notify the Clerk of the Court in writing if you change your address after filing your petition.
If you are filing this petition in the California Supreme Court, file the original and 10 copies of the petition and, if separately bound,
an original and 2 copies of any supporting documents.
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