For Immediate Release
June 22, 2006
Contact: Susan Kang Schroeder
Public Affairs Counsel
(714) 347-8408 Office
(714) 292-2718 Cell

WHO: Abel Castaneda, 39, convicted of a hate crime, assault with a deadly weapon, and criminal threats against an African American.

WHAT: Scheduled for sentencing.  Victim is to make an impact statement.

WHEN: Friday, June 23, 2006, 8:30 a.m.

WHERE: Department C39, Central Justice Center, 700 Civic Center Drive, Santa Ana, CA.