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How Does Bail in California Work?

April 20, 2022

In California, trying to figure out bail after arrest and booking is an incredibly stressful time. It is strongly recommended in these circumstances to seek professional legal counsel.

Grand Theft Auto Criminal Charges in California

April 16, 2022

Suppose you are facing grand theft auto charges. In that case, it is best to immediately contact a criminal defense attorney in your area so they can help fight the charges and counter the prosecution’s evidence.

Innocent Until Proven Guilty

April 5, 2022

Innocent Until Proven Guilty The justice system in place in the United States is based on Innocent Until Proven Guilty. Even if a suspect is caught red-handed, a court and jury must determine beyond a reasonable doubt whether they have committed the crime or not and then face conviction. After conviction, fines and sentencing are…

Using Your Fists Can Land You in Jail

March 31, 2022

Although most barfights are seen as harmless, they break several laws in California. As with Will Smith’s aggression towards Chris Rock this week at the Oscars, using your fists can have serious consequences.

Underage DUI Charges in California Need Criminal Defense Representation

March 24, 2022

If your underage child is facing DUI charges in California, let someone experienced in criminal defense help mitigate these devastating charges. Read more for first steps after arrest and how best to proceed with a San Diego attorney.

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Why Do I Need A Criminal Defense Attorney?

March 17, 2022

The justice system is complex, and when you face criminal charges, the situation is compacted with the added stress of handling the process after being arrested. A criminal defense attorney is …

What You Should Know About Cold Cases

March 10, 2022

It makes for good television to see a cold case reopened when new evidence is presented, and justice is served. Cold cases are, by definition, “an unsolved criminal investigation (as of a homicide or abduction) that has stopped being actively pursued because of a lack of evidence.” Typically, after at least one year of …

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Criminal Defense Attorneys Fight Theft Charges

March 4, 2022

Anytime you are arrested, it is tense and frightening. It doesn’t matter if it is your first time (although this is incredibly scary and stressful) or not. With lights, weapons, and handcuffs, Law Enforcement can be very intimidating …

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Truancy in the State of California

February 28, 2022

It is more common than you think that students skip out of class early or skip classes altogether. As we quickly approach the close of the 2021-2022 school year, many high schools …

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What Californians Need to Know About Hit and Run Charges

February 22, 2022

What Californians Need to Know About Hit and Run Charges Less Known Facts About Hit and Run Crimes It is not widely known that even if you do not cause an accident, you may be face charges for a hit and run in some circumstances. Suppose another driver hits your car, and you leave without…