Up: First District, Division 1 Imposes $16,257 Against Ex-Husband.
The First District, Division 1 demonstrates that the price for prosecuting a frivolous appeal has gone up: in Marriage of Kononchuk and Mouradian, Case No. D058615 (1st Dist., Div. 1 Apr. 13, 2012) (unpublished), ex-husband was sanctioned $16,257 by the appellate court for a frivolous appeal based on attorney declaration testimony about the expenses ex-wife incurred on appeal.