Juvenile Cases

Generally speaking, minors under the age of 18 are tried in the California juvenile court system.  However, there are cases in which younger minors can be tried in adult court. In certain circumstances, particularly very serious cases, a minor may be subject to a “transfer hearing,” where the judge decides whether the minor should be [...]

By |2021-09-27T18:50:14+00:00September 27th, 2021|Juvenile Cases, Legal Advice|0 Comments

How Does a Case Start?

Knowledge is power, and when you know what to expect when involved in a legal dispute, you could have a better chance of getting a favorable outcome. Here is the general process a person would expect after an arrest. First, the police cite or arrest someone and write a report that summarizes the events leading [...]

By |2021-09-27T16:38:10+00:00July 14th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Know Your Rights: Wiretap Orders and Search/Seizure Authority

What are police officers allowed to do (or not allowed to do) when conducting a search? It is important to note that all police searches require warrants unless one of the exceptions to the warrant requirement applies (e.g., consent, exigent circumstances, plain view). What they MAY do A police officer may perform a search without [...]

By |2021-09-27T16:38:43+00:00June 20th, 2021|Warrents, Wiretap Order|0 Comments

Possible Penalties: Driving Under the Influence (DUI)

In the state of California, a DUI is usually charged as a misdemeanor. However, there are certain aggravating factors that could turn a DUI into a felony. Read on to learn about the possible penalties you could encounter if charged with one of the following: First DUI Without Injury Misdemeanor. $1690 in fines plus a [...]

By |2021-05-14T22:58:13+00:00May 14th, 2021|DUI|0 Comments
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