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March 14, 2018 | Category: In the News

Alternative Sentences for Drug Crimes

If you’ve been charged with a drug crime, you don’t necessarily have to spend time in jail as punishment. Alternative sentencing is available for those charged with drug crimes to avoid penalties such as jail or prison. This sentencing is mostly available for drug crimes where there is no sales allegation but can also be […]

February 15, 2018 | Category: In the News

Increase in Opioid Overdose Among Baby Boomers and Millennials

While it may seem like there is a growing divide between baby boomers and millennials, there is one thing both generations share: an increase in opioid overdose. According to a study published in the American Journal of Public Health (AJPH), between 1999-2014, there has been a significant increase in deaths caused by overdosing on opioids […]

January 15, 2018 | Category: News Releases

California Truancy Laws Come with Harsh Penalties for Parents

California parents now face harsh penalties if their student is truant. Students between the ages of 6 and 18 are considered truant if they have: three unexcused absences and/or three tardies and/or three absences of more than 30 minutes Big issues arise when a student is considered habitually truant, in which the student has missed […]

November 20, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized

Do I Still Need a Criminal Defense Lawyer If I Admit Guilt?

In our previous blog post, we discussed criminal defense strategies if a defendant claims he or she is innocent. In this blog post, we are going to explain what criminal defendants can do if they admit guilt, including ways that a criminal defense attorney can attempt to have their charges reduced. Common Defenses Against Criminal […]

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