Legal Representation Essential if Facing Multiple DUI Convictions If you or a loved one is charged with a DUI and you already have a DUI conviction on your record (or multiple DUI convictions), then it is critical that youContinue reading Facing Multiple DUI Convictions in Los Angeles
Nearly 55% of Americans drink coffee every single day. Furthermore, the average American consumes 3.1 cups of coffee per day, according to statisticsbrain.com. So, how is it that a California man is facing criminal charges for being “intoxicated” on caffeine?Continue reading Consuming Caffeine Illegal in California?
You decide to pick up your kids from your ex-spouse’s home or from school. As you are driving down a Los Angeles city street, a police officer pulls you over and arrests you after an APB was issued stating youContinue reading Understanding California Kidnapping Laws
The 2016 election resulted in much more than a new president. Residents of California voted overwhelmingly for Proposition 64, also known as the Adult Use of Marijuana Act, which legalized possession of marijuana and the use of marijuana for recreationalContinue reading Marijuana Legalization Having Ripple Effect for Californians Facing Drug Possession Charges
Getting pulled over or stopped on the sidewalk by a police officer can be a stressful and potentially traumatic experience for people. You are likely overwhelmed with emotion and adrenaline and may be prone to saying something inappropriate or actingContinue reading Questioned By Police? Five Important Tips
Getting pulled over by police can be a stressful and potentially traumatic experience. Many people become overwhelmed with emotions and act irrationally. This can result in you getting arrested, even if you did not violate the law. Do not letContinue reading You’re Pulled Over By The Police…What Not To Do!
Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation removing California’s 10-year statute of limitations for bringing charges against someone for rape. The legislation, specifically Senate Bill 813 (also known as the Justice for Victims Act), amended the California penal code so thatContinue reading New California Law Removes Statute of Limitations for Rape Charges
If you or a loved one is charged with allegedly committing a sex crime, the importance of retaining an experienced Los Angeles criminal defense lawyer is huge. Why? Because California lawmakers passed a bill, AB 2888, requiring mandatory prison sentencesContinue reading New Law Requires Mandatory Prison Sentence for Certain Sex Crimes
Under the Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution, warrantless searches by the government are restricted. Specifically, the Fourth Amendment states that “the right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searchesContinue reading Search Warrant Required Before Police Search Smartphones and Laptops
Be Proactive and Get Legal Help While Under Investigation In certain situations, you may need to speak with an experienced Los Angeles criminal defense lawyer before you are even charged with a crime. This is necessary when a crimeContinue reading Under Investigation for a Crime? Here’s What to Do.