Legal experts said they could not remember a similar case.
Legal experts said they were likely to be given community service.
But legal experts say that the judge was well within the law.
Some legal experts say other states are likely to follow California's lead.
Even without it, though, legal experts said the case against him was strong.
The legal experts also spoke out against those, especially party members, who thought themselves above the law.
But to legal experts, that was not the central issue.
Legal experts say some appear to have a better chance than others.
Legal experts said it could take more than a year for the case to work its way through the system.
Some legal experts say it happens more often than people would like to think.