Reasonable Force Against Those Who Are Trespassing on Your Property

Reasonable force applies in many different scenarios. For instance, what if you are in an alleyway and somebody approaches you…

Can “Defense of Others” Be Used as an Actual Defense?

You are probably aware of the laws regarding self-defense, which means that you can use reasonable force to protect yourself…

Justifiable Homicide: How to Use a Defense Against Murder

Homicide is nothing to be taken lightly. And, in fact, the law penalizes crimes of homicide more harshly than many…

Domestic Violence False Allegations Targeting Men in California

Can domestic violence be used as a weapon? You wouldn’t think that somebody you loved could have done such a…

Have You Been Falsely Accused of Domestic Violence?

You are probably familiar with Domestic Violence, as you’ve watched the news and seen the movies, sometimes accurately portraying how…

Can it be Assault if There Was no Physical Contact?

Sometimes, the fear instilled in a victim can dictate whether or not you are going to be charged with assault….

Domestic Violence FAQ for Those Who Have Been Charged

When you have been charged with a domestic violence crime, you may wonder what options you have, what penalties you…

What Constitutes a Felony Assault and What Are the Punishments?

Assault is one of the most basic types of crimes in criminal law, and happens as an unwanted violation of…

Gun Crimes in America and the Defenses You Can Bring

The National Crime Victimization Survey shows us that 467,321 people were a victim of a crime committed with a firearm…

Domestic Violence Cases: How You Can Claim Self Defense

The court system is usually very harsh on defendants in domestic violence cases, as they want to believe the plaintiff….