You’ve Been Arrested – Now How do You Get Back Out?

If you’ve been arrested, there’s probably one thing that’s on your mind: how you’re going to get out of prison…

ACLU Explanation of Your Rights When Stopped By Police

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has been around for almost 100 years protecting your rights and defending you in…

Drug Trafficking a Major Issue in the State of California

Just this past week, Senior U.S. and Mexican government officials discussed the state of California’s drug trafficking problems and agreed…

Booking and Bail When it Involves Your DUI Charge

When you are arrested for a DUI, of course many components will be present, such as sobriety tests. If it…

Why White Collar Crimes Become Difficult to Prosecute

White collar crimes are treated very seriously when a case can be made… but sometimes it is difficult for the…

Some Questions You May Have for Your Defense Lawyer

Having a defense attorney on your side may be the best idea when you have been accused or charged with…

When a Search Takes Place Without a Search Warrant

When you are suspected of a crime, sometimes something known as a search warrant is supplied. However, not all searches…

Was my Arrest Legal and What Evidence is Usually Needed?

Let’s say that you are walking about, minding your own business, when you are approached by a police officer. They…

Types of Criminal Defenses: Mistake of Fact

Mistake of fact, like voluntary intoxication, is not really a defense to a criminal charge. However, it works to limit…

The Crime of Resisting Arrest in California

Only a few weeks ago, a burglary suspect injured two police as he was being arrested. The violent acts included…