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A Comprehensive Breakdown of the True Cost of a DUI in California

September 13, 2023

When considering the severity of a DUI conviction in California, it is imperative to act responsibly and never drink and drive. If you do find yourself facing DUI charges, seeking the assistance of an experienced DUI defense attorney. Working with an experienced DUI attorney, like Joni Eisenstein, is an investment that helps mitigate the financial and legal consequences.

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Navigating Drug Charges in San Diego County

August 30, 2023

Getting through the contemporary landscape of the “war on drugs” can prove perilous for even the most judicious people. The severity and repercussions of drug crime convictions in San Diego exhibit significant variability. A skilled defense attorney can initiate negotiations with the prosecution promptly, thereby minimizing or potentially nullifying the repercussions associated with drug-related criminal charges in the San Diego region.


Understanding Entrapment Defense by Unraveling the Laws in California

August 16, 2023

In the intricate web of criminal defense, few concepts are as intriguing and nuanced as the defense of entrapment. It is crucial to understand the complexity of an entrapment defense, its legal implications in California, and the criteria required to prove entrapment.

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Criminal Defense – A Catalyst for Change

August 2, 2023

In a world that often rushes to judgment, Joni Eisenstein stands out as a beacon of hope, advocating for the rights and futures of those who have made mistakes. Her dedication to seeking justice through compassion, understanding, and strategic legal expertise reflects her belief that everyone deserves a chance at redemption.

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DUI’s Do NOT Qualify for Diversion

July 19, 2023

In a ruling by the California Court of Appeals, it has been unequivocally established that DUI offenses are not eligible for diversion programs. Diversion programs typically provide an opportunity for individuals charged with certain offenses to complete specific requirements, such as educational classes or community service, in exchange for having their charges dismissed.

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California’s Pioneering Efforts in Providing Legal Defense for the Poor

July 5, 2023

In the pursuit of justice, it is essential to ensure that every individual, regardless of their economic status, has access to competent legal representation. Recognizing this fundamental right, California has emerged as a trailblazer in the United States, pioneering initiatives to provide defense attorneys for the poor.

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Know Your Legal Rights at Checkpoints: Safeguarding San Diego Residents during the Fourth of July Weekend

June 30, 2023

As San Diego residents prepare to enjoy the Fourth of July weekend, it is vital to understand their legal rights at checkpoints. Attorney Eisenstein is the most experienced DUI criminal defense attorney in San Diego County.

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Criminal Record Relief is Coming to Californians July 2023

June 21, 2023

In recent years, criminal justice reform has become an important topic across the United States. Recognizing the need for fairness and equal opportunities, California took a significant step forward by enacting Senate Bill 731 (SB-731) – also known as the Criminal Record Relief Act. If you want to learn about expungements and how SB731 can help you, contact The Law Office of Joni K. Eisenstein today for a free consultation.

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Can I Be Arrested for Self-Defense in California?

June 7, 2023

Self-defense is a fundamental right and a concept deeply rooted in the legal systems of many countries, including the United States. However, navigating the complexities of self-defense laws can be challenging, particularly in states like California, with their own unique legal framework.

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California AB 2167 Alternatives to Incarceration: Empowering Defense Attorneys to Advocate for Their Clients

May 24, 2023

To promote fairness and address the overcrowding issue in California’s criminal justice system, the state legislature passed Assembly Bill 2167 (AB 2167) — a groundbreaking initiative emphasizing alternatives to incarceration.