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RivCo Man Arraigned For Role In ADA Scam: Court


HOMELAND, CA — A Homeland man accused with an attorney of conspiring to file more than five dozen harassment lawsuits seeking payoffs from small businesses over purported Americans with Disabilities Act violations pleaded not guilty Wednesday to felony charges.

Bryan Eduardo Estrada, 27, is charged with three counts each of filing false documents and conspiracy to commit a felony.

Estrada was arraigned before Riverside County Superior Court Judge Sean Crandell, who scheduled a felony settlement conference for July 8 at the Riverside Hall of Justice.

The defendant is free on a $30,000 bond.

His co-defendant, 47-year-old Ross Christopher Cornell of Big Bear, is slated to be arraigned on identical charges on May 12 and is also free on a $30,000 bond.

According to the District Attorney’s Office, from mid 2019 to March of this year, the pair allegedly targeted more than 60 proprietorships countywide in so-called “shakedown” civil actions, claiming that the…

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