Documents: The Ariel Gomez Case


Read public documents that Medill Justice Project students obtained for their investigation


Police investigation documents

Police records:  

Supplemental police report

Other:

Diaz post-mortem exam

Celia Gomez permission to search

Pathfinder tow report

Gomez impounding order

Felony reports:

Yacoub felony report

Gomez felony report

Arrest reports:

Dominguez arrest report

Gomez arrest report

Jovanovic arrest report

Yacoub arrest report

Yalda arrest report (Illinois)

Statements to authorities:

Dominguez statement

Gomez statement

Jovanovic statement

Yacoub statement

Prison records

Gomez complaint about prison visitation restrictions

Gomez prison violations

Forensics

Gomez forensics requests

Gomez motion for forensic testing

Gomez forensics subpoena

Gomez order for IBIS testing

Guevara

Johnson v Guevara complaint and motions

Solache amended post-conviction petition

Pre-trial court records 

Indictments:

Grand jury indictments

Guevara grand jury testimony

Co-defendants information indictment return sheet

Bonds:

Gomez bond order (9/3/97)

Gomez bond refund for attorney (10/3/97)

Yacoub bond information

Motions:

Yacoub motion for discovery

Gomez emergency motion to reveal, produce and preserve evidence (8/22/1997)

Jovanovic petition for substitution of judges

Yalda motion for severance

Yacoub motion for severance of defendants

Yalda motion to suppress statement

Yacoub motion to suppress statement

Jovanovic motion to suppress statement

Gomez motion to suppress statement

Other:

Answer to discovery 1997

Yacoub indictment, orders filed

Transcripts from the first day of motion to suppress hearing, 4/21/98

Gomez motion to suppress hearing part 1

Gomez motion to suppress hearing part 2

Gomez motion to suppress hearing part 3

Gomez motion to suppress hearing part 4

Gomez motion to suppress hearing part 5

Gomez motion to suppress hearing part 6

Gomez motion to suppress hearing part 7

Gomez motion to suppress hearing part 8

Gomez motion to suppress hearing part 9

Gomez motion to suppress hearing part 10

Trial records

Motions:

Dominguez motion for judge of acquittal

Dominguez motion to admit Gomez’s statement

Other:

Photo evidence 1

Photo evidence 2

Photo evidence 3

Manuela Diaz victim impact statement

Transcript of the original trial:

Report of 1998 proceedings part 1

Report of 1998 proceedings part 2

Report of 1998 proceedings part 3

Report of 1998 proceedings part 4

Report of 1998 proceedings part 5

Report of 1998 proceedings part 6

Report of 1998 proceedings part 7

Report of 1998 proceedings part 8

Report of 1998 proceedings part 9

Report of 1998 proceedings part 10

Report of 1998 proceedings part 11

Post-trial court records

Warrants:

Dominguez order to quash and recall all warrants

Gomez warrants quashed and recalled

Statement of conviction-disposition:

Dominguez statement of conviction-disposition

Yacoub statement of conviction-disposition

Gomez statement of conviction-disposition

Record of court appearances:

Gomez court appearances, 1997 and 1998

Gomez court dates

Dominguez case dates

Yalda case dates

Yacoub case dates

Jovanovic case dates

Other:

Gomez petition for attorney fees and motion to withdraw

Jovanovic orders, motions, petitions and case report

Appellate court records

1998:

Gomez papers, indictments, orders filed

Gomez motion for a new trial

Dominguez appeal:

Dominguez appellate court order

Judicial District of Illinois Appellate Court:

Gomez appeal order

Gomez judges’ orders, Hartman and Bucklo

Gomez post-conviction petition denial (8/24/2005)

U.S. District court appeal:

Gomez petition for habeas corpus

Gomez petitioner reply memo  (3/2002)

Supplemental memo to answer for Gomez habeas (6/28/02)

Gomez supplemental reply memo (9/20/02)

Gomez Bucklo memo opinion and order May 2002

Gomez Bucklo memo opinion and order November 2002 (11/2002)

Gomez judges’ orders, Hartman and Bucklo

Gomez law bulletin clip

U.S. Court of Appeals: 

Gomez Court of Appeals brief and appendix for petitioner-appellant

Gomez Court of Appeals brief and argument for respondent-appellee

Gomez Court of Appeals proceeding information

Gomez U.S. 7th Circuit appeal opinion (12/22/03)

Post-conviction petition:

Jovanovic affadavit

Gomez post-conviction petition denial (8/13/04)

Paul Yalda bankruptcy, property and arrest records (Arizona)

Yalda bankruptcy records

Yalda property records

Yalda arrest records (Arizona)

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