Finally, an answer as to how and why the Bison Creek Ranch records have been sealed. It’s because Evidence Code Section 1040 is being invoked to protect the person who “informed” the County of the BCR code violations — a highly irregular use of Code 1040.
This code was designed to protect people who informed on others in criminal drug cases, because of the violence inherent in those. The BCR code violation case is far different.
Big questions are, “Who is running this show? Who is leadin...
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