Should You Ever Plead Guilty Just to Avoid Trial?

You, as the defendant in your criminal case, have the option of either pleading guilty or proceeding to trail. If…

Penalties for DUI and How an Attorney Can Help You

When you receive a DUI, there are usually two things that you have in mind: What penalties will I sustain?…

Diversion Programs – Avoid Trial and Conviction

In the State of California, diversion programs exist especially for young offenders and often are viewed as beneficial to juveniles…

Diversion Program for Nonviolent Firearm Offenses

Under California Penal Code 1001.80, those arrested for nonviolent firearm offenses can participate in a diversion program rather than serve…