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Half Moon Bay Resident David Eblovi Lawsuit for Truth in Sandra Lee Harmon’s Homicide by Sheriff Employee.

By Michael G. Stogner

Update: 4:00 PM March 17, 2022 Attorney for San Mateo County Daniel T. McCloskey appeared and informed the Judge that Mr. Eblovi filled a Motion to Dismiss the case 2 weeks ago. The Judge checked his records and said the court has no record of that being filed. Mr. Eblovi did not make an appearance.

Thursday March 17, 2022 at 3:30 PM

Livestream from court

DAVID C. EBLOVI vs. COUNTY OF SAN MATEO – 21CV002208

This is a case to watch, Why would a resident of Half Moon Bay, California be compelled to Sue the Government of San Mateo County over the Homicide of Sandra Lee Harmon R.I.P. by the Sheriff’s Office Employees on May 5, 2020.

Why would David Eblovi file the Lawsuit in Alameda County and not San Mateo County?

Why does San Mateo County Government want this case heard in SMC?

Mr. Eblovi knows the truth about how San Mateo County Government works and it is the Residents who are responsible for the behavior of ALL Government Officials.

San Mateo County News.com Article re: AXON LOG RECORDS

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Half Moon Bay has a Brady Officer for Chief of Police.

By Michael G. Stogner

This is no surprise under the leadership of City Manager Bob Nesbit and Deputy City Manager Matthew Chidester. It turns out former Chief of Police and Sheriff Captain Saul Lopez has not been on the job for the last 4 months. The announcement that Captain Andy Armando is now the Police Chief of Half Moon Bay just recently was reported by the HMBR.

Sheriff Captain Andy Armando

A simple google search of Lt. Andrew Armando would have produced some of the articles San Mateo County News.com wrote about him committing crimes against retired San Mateo County Sheriff Deputy Juan P. Lopez.

 “Detective Armando Perjuriously alleged that Mr. Lopez placed a telephone call to the Contraband Cell Phone in Order to Obtain a Search Warrant.” Detective Armando made that call himself.

No Press Release from the Sheriff’s Office announcing Captain Andy Armando taking over at HMB. Why?

https://www.smcsheriff.com/taxonomy/term/13

SMCN.com article about Andrew Armando

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San Mateo County Sheriff Deputy John Baba.

By Michael G. Stogner

In my opinion San Mateo County Sheriff Deputy John Baba did NOTHING WRONG in the Homicide of Sandra Lee Harmon in Half Moon Bay, San Mateo County, California on May 5, 2020.

U.S. District Court Judge Vince Chhabria dismissed a claim against Deputy John Baba.

Judge Vince Chhabria also denied motions to dismiss from lawsuit the City of Half Moon Bay and San Mateo County.

Jan. 19, 2022 Judge Vince Chhabria wrote that it was plausible to believe Deputy David Dominguez, one of two officers to shoot the 56-year-old woman suffering from mental health issues, acted “with a purpose to harm unrelated to a legitimate law enforcement objective.” The judge noted that video evidence established that Dominguez shot Harmon in the back, while her hands were raised over her head, and that that shot was fatal. Source Half Moon Bay Review.

It should be noted the Video the Judge is referring to was produced by the San Mateo County Government at the highest level. It starred Sheriff Carlos G. Bolanos which was strange. He never mentioned Sandra Lee Harmon was shot in the back while her hands were above her head.

Here is the Video released by the Sheriff’s Office

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Sarah Gatliff, daughter of Sandra Lee Harmon R.I.P. in court today 1:00 PM ZOOM

By Michael G. Stogner

You will recall Sandra Lee Harmon was killed by San Mateo County Sheriff Deputies in Half Moon Bay on May 5, 2020. San Mateo County Government never came out and informed the public that the SMC Employees shot at her while she was unarmed with her hands above her head. They also failed to mention she was shot in the back while unarmed.

Sarah the daughter is in court today on ZOOM at 1:00PM

Website Link to watch by Zoom

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Joseph F. Charles, is Fine with it.

By Michael G. Stogner

Joseph F. Charles

It’s been 19 months since Sandra Lee Harmon R.I.P. was executed by San Mateo County Sheriff Deputy David Dominguez on May 5, 2020 in a parking lot located at 845 Main Street, Half Moon Bay, San Mateo County.

The San Mateo County Government provided a Critical Incident Video about 40 days after the Homicide. This video was created by San Mateo County District Attorney Inspector Jordan Boyd who labeled it as “unaltered” when if fact it had been altered. The Video shows Sandra Lee Harmon being shot at while unarmed and hands above her head with her back towards Deputy Dominguez. No labeling saying Deputy fired at unarmed woman. Fact Ms. Harmon was shot in the back three times all fatal.

If the County, the District Attorney, and the Sheriff of San Mateo County had determined in their investigation that Dominguez acted properly, they would never have altered the video and attempted to present it as unaltered; they would have just been honest. And there simply is no justification in any reasonable investigation to fail even to request records pertaining to Dominguez’ body cam. If Dominguez had acted with a true police objective there would be no need for the false reports, the underhanded editing of the video, nor the fear that Dominguez’ camera may hold relevant evidence.

It is Illegal to file a False Police report.

Joseph F. Charles knows this information and couldn’t care less. He’s fine with it, he is a San Mateo County Counsel Attorney.

This is what he says about himself.

About
I am passionate about serving my clients and helping them to successfully navigate the constantly changing landscape of the law. Nothing is more satisfying to me than finding a creative and efficient solution to a client’s legal dilemma. I believe that through uncompromising client service and by attaining an intimate and thorough understanding of my clients’ needs and objectives, I am able to not only resolve their current legal issues but help them to develop a plan and perspective for avoiding future legal problems.

Release the AXON LOG RECORDS, The District Attorney’s Office claims they never requested them.

Next court date for Sandra Lee Harmon’s daughter Sarah Gatliff is January 13, 2021

Case 3:21-cv-01463-VC
Estate of Sandra Lee Harmon, Sarah Gatliff. (Bush, David) (Filed on 12/30/2021)

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David Silberman, “No Current Factual Dispute based on Evidence.”

By Michael G. Stogner

Attorney David Silberman

Is David Silberman Nuts, No, simply dishonest and his job is to protect the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office. Of course there is a DISPUTE, there is NO EVIDENCE provided to prove when Deputy Dominguez turned his Body Worn Camera on and off.

That’s why the AXON LOG RECORDS have not been made public, they will provide the Factual Evidence.

This is just one of the many examples of why I say San Mateo County Counsel Attorney David Silberman should be Fired.

“I think I should begin by noting that there is no current factual dispute based on evidence about when Deputy Dominguez turned his camera on and off.” This can be found on Page 11

Half Moon Bay Resident David Eblovi was forced to sue San Mateo County this week because his elected Officials and 2 City Managers didn’t chose too, That is a story all by itself, more on that later.

David Eblovi vs. San Mateo County lawsuit.

Sandra Lee Harman R.I.P. was killed on May 5, 2020 in Half Moon Bay, California, she was shot at 14 times with hollow point bullets, 8 of the bullets struck her body, 3 fatal shots to her BACK, she was shot at while unarmed, with her hands above her head, Three shell casings were moved and relocated at the crime scene.

Sheriff Carlos G. Bolanos informed San Mateo County that SMCSO Deputy David Dominguez’s Body Worn Camera was turned off at the time he fired 11 shots killing Sandra Lee Harman.

Has Sheriff Carlos G. Bolanos ever lied to the public before, Yes of course he has, Everybody and their mother knows that.

Very few Citizens have taken the time to Investigate and ask What is the TRUTH about the Homicide by Sheriff Employees of Sandra Lee Harman.

I can tell you David Eblovi is one of the few who did.

San Mateo County Residents should say Thank You, David Eblovi.

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Judge Dismisses some of Sarah Gatliff’s case.

By Michael G. Stogner

Sarah Gatiff is the daughter of Sandra Lee Harmon R.I.P. who was killed by San Mateo County Sheriff Employees on May 5, 2020 in Half Moon Bay. Nothing has changed at the Sheriff’s Office since Yanira Serrano Garcia R.I.P. was killed by the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office on June 3, 2014. In both cases a single Sheriff Deputy arrived on scene and didn’t report to dispatch they were there. Both put themselves in harms way with NO PLAN on what to do and no backup. Both cases have Evidence Tampering, and false statements by the Government.

Sarah Gatliff’s attorney has until November 16, 2021 to amend the complaint.

Case 3:21-cv-01463-VC Document 64 Filed 10/26/21 Page 1 of 3

ESTATE OF SANDRA LEE HARMON, et al.,

Plaintiffs, v.

COUNTY OF SAN MATEO, et al., Defendants.

Case No. 21-cv-01463-VC

ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO DISMISS

Re: Dkt. No. 55

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA

In her first amended complaint, Sarah Gatliff brings four claims relating to the fatal police shooting of her mother, Sandra Harmon, in Half Moon Bay, California. She concedes that the complaint does not assert any causes of action against some of the defendants she named: Carlos Bolanos, Stephen Wagstaffe, James Goulart, the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office, and the San Mateo County District Attorney’s Office. Those defendants are dismissed. The complaint also includes immaterial information relating to abandoned claims that is stricken under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 12(f). See Dkt. No. 54, ¶¶ 5, 36, 37, 38.

The claims Gatliff brings as Harmon’s successor in interest are dismissed for lack of standing. California law requires Gatliff to file an affidavit or declaration containing specific facts to bring an action on behalf of her mother’s estate as her successor in interest. See Cal. Civ. Proc. § 377.32. Relevant here, Gatliff must state that she is Harmon’s successor in interest or is authorized to act on behalf of Harmon’s successor in interest with respect to the present action. Id. § 377.32(a)(5). But that statement must be accompanied by “facts in support,” which Gatliff’s declaration lacks. Id.; see Crosby v. County of Alameda, 2021 WL 764120, at *1 (N.D. Cal. Feb. 26, 2021). In fact, her declaration is dated two days before the purported assignment of

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successor-in-interest rights from Harmon’s husband so it could not possibly include facts about that assignment.

Gatliff also has not alleged sufficient facts in support of her standing to bring section 1983 claims based on the Fourteenth Amendment on her own behalf. A plaintiff’s interest in bringing those claims is based on their relationship with the decedent. Wheeler v. City of Santa Clara, 894 F.3d 1046, 1057–58 (9th Cir. 2018). A biological connection alone is not sufficient, nor are allegations of a close relationship or affection. Id. at 1058; Terry v. City of Pasadena, 2019 WL 4139257, at *5 (C.D. Cal. June 17, 2019). Instead, a plaintiff must allege “enduring relationships reflecting an assumption of parental responsibility” that “‘stem[ ] from the emotional attachments that derive from the intimacy of daily association, and from the role it plays in promoting a way of life through the instruction of children.’” Wheeler, 894 F.3d at 1058 (quoting Lehr v. Robertson, 463 U.S. 248, 256–61 (1983)). The amended complaint does not allege facts to support the conclusion that Gatliff had this sort of relationship with Harmon. It states that “Harmon was a loving mother to [Gatliff], and she was loved deeply in return” and as a result of Harmon’s death Gatliff “suffered the irreparable loss of her love, affection, society, and moral support.” Without diminishing the importance of this relationship to Gatliff, those allegations do not reflect that Harmon was involved in Gatliff’s upbringing or even that she stayed in consistent contact with Gatliff throughout her life. See id.

That leaves a state claim for wrongful death/negligence per se. Even if the claim was properly pled, the Court would decline to exercise its supplemental jurisdiction over it once the federal causes of action are dismissed. See 28 U.S.C. § 1367(c)(3). But the claim is also not properly pled. There is no “negligence per se” cause of action under California law. Waldo v. Eli Lilly & Co., 2013 WL 5554623, at *8 (E.D. Cal. Oct. 8, 2013). And if treated solely as a wrongful-death claim, at least one necessary party has not been joined. See Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(7). California law treats wrongful death actions as joint and indivisible amongst the decedent’s heirs. Ruttenberg v. Ruttenberg, 62 Cal. Rptr. 2d 78, 81 (Cal. Ct. App. 1997). So each known heir is a necessary party that must be joined in the action. Id. at 82; see Fed. R. Civ. P.

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19(a)(1). Without all known heirs, complete relief is not possible, and the defendants risk being exposed to multiple or inconsistent obligations. Pavoni v. Chrysler Group LLC, 2012 WL 12883905, at *2 (C.D. Cal. Nov. 15, 2012); Estate of Burkhart v. United States, 2008 WL 4067429, at *7 (N.D. Cal. Aug. 26, 2008). Sometimes it is not feasible to join a necessary party and the action may proceed without them. Fed. R. Civ. P. 19(b). In this case, Harmon’s husband is a known heir not joined in the action. It is possible that his joinder is not feasible and the litigation may proceed anyway because he did not administratively exhaust his claim. See Cal. Gov’t Code §§ 911.2(a), 945.4; Estate of Burkhart, 2008 WL 4067429, at *7–8. But Gatliff has not made that argument.

An amended complaint is due 21 days from the date of this order. The defendants must respond within 21 days of the filing of the amended complaint.1

IT IS SO ORDERED.

Dated: October 26, 2021

______________________________________

VINCE CHHABRIA United States District Judge

1 The defendants’ request for judicial notice is denied as moot. The Court need not consider those documents to dispose of the motion.

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