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5 Things You Must Agree to If You Want to Be Released on Your Own Recognizance

August 28, 2018

If you arrested for a crime then the best possible next step – other than having the charges dropped – is for you to be released on your own recognizance. This is a situation in which the judge believes that you are not a danger to society and that you do not constitute a flight […]

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Charged with Domestic Violence? Learn What the Potential Consequences Could Be

August 21, 2018

California law considers domestic violence to be a person willfully inflicting bodily injury upon a person they have a specific relationship with. In order to be considered domestic violence, the injured party must be a spouse or romantic partner, or a person they are living with. The injury must also have resulted in some type […]

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The Best Tips to Help Avoid a DUI Conviction in California

August 14, 2018

Yes, it is illegal to drive while under the influence of alcohol. That said, you also have legal rights. If you have been charged with a DUI then we urge you to retain a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. You can reach at for a free consultation. In the meantime, read on for […]

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What to Expect After You’ve Been Arrested

August 7, 2018

Being arrested is stressful. Whether you are guilty or innocent, whether you expected to be arrested or it came as a shock, this can be a very scary time. The good news is that you always have someone on your side: . Being arrested does not mean that you will be convicted. We can help […]

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Do You Need an Attorney for a Charge of Shoplifting?

July 25, 2018

When a person is charged with shoplifting and it is their first criminal offense, they may assume that it is a minor charge and they do not need an attorney. Nothing could be further from the truth. This charge can lead to jail time, fines, probation, community service, and other consequences. Worse, if a person […]

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Do Not Talk to the Police Until You Have Read This

July 18, 2018

It is not a surprise to most people that if they are accused of a crime, their criminal defense attorney is going to suggest that they do not talk to the police without an attorney present. At we agree with this point but today we want to share some additional information on talking to the […]

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Learn How a DUI Charge Turned into a Murder Charge in Long Beach

July 11, 2018

No one gets into their car after a night of drinking and hopes that they will end up with a DUI charge. No one wakes up in the morning and hopes that they will be facing murder charges by the time the day is over. Yet that is exactly what happened to one man in […]

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Murder Defined: Capital, 1st Degree, and 2nd Degree

July 4, 2018

Being charged with murder is not something that that most people expect to be facing in their lives. At we represent people charged with this and other crimes. We know how scary this can be. We know that it can be confusing and that it can be hard to know where to turn. First, read […]

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Is Bicycling While Drunk a Crime in California? Yes!

June 25, 2018

You may have seen this scene a dozen times before: A group of young people stop at the bar for a few drinks while they’re on their bikes. They then bike home – or even bike to the next bar for another round. While many people assume that because bikes do not have engines that […]

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Not Every Criminal Defense Attorney Can Defend You Against Phishing: We Can

June 18, 2018

If you have been accused of phishing or other identity theft crimes, then you not only need a criminal defense attorney: You need a criminal defense attorney with the experience and expertise to help with these highly technical charges. At we are proud to say that we can help. Keep reading to learn more about […]

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