Domestic Violence Penalties: Penalties for the Most Serious Crimes

Felonies in accordance with domestic violence charges happen for many reasons. They usually include some of the most serious and…

Elements and Penalties in a Crime of Vandalism

Vandalism is something that happens when property is damaged. It happens when somebody carves their name into a public bench…

Are Drug Smuggling and Drug Trafficking the Same Thing?

If you have been charged with a drug crime and you have heard the word ‘smuggling’ being used, you might…

Is Court a Different Process for Veterans in California?

In California, court works a little differently for veterans, in California’s specialized Veterans Treatment Courts. These courts work as a…

Am I Able to Reduce or Expunge my Felony Conviction?

When you have been convicted of a felony crime, you may find that the penalties are harsher than if you…

Is a Misdemeanor Enough to Affect my Gun Rights?

At The Law Office of Peter Blair, we understand how a charge can affect you for the rest of your…

The Time You Could Spend in Prison for a Drug Crime

Unfortunately, it is not always easy for a defense attorney to sit in front of you and tell you how…

California Felony Sentencing and How it Works

In California, you will find that if you commit a crime, it is divided into one of three categories: Infractions,…

Expungement Requirements and General Process

If you live in California and you have been charged with a crime, you may find that the crime follows…

Arrested for a Felony or Misdemeanor

Crimes are divided into two different categories known as felonies and misdemeanors. Many people do not understand that there are…