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!
New California Law Removes Statute of Limitations for Rape Charges
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
New Law Requires Mandatory Prison Sentence for Certain Sex Crimes
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
Search Warrant Required Before Police Search Smartphones and Laptops
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