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Assault with a Deadly Weapon in California

You probably don’t need a lawyer to tell you that it’s illegal to assault someone with a deadly weapon. You will want a lawyer, though, if you are charged committing that offense. To prove assault with a deadly weapon, the prosecution must show you committed an act...

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Local Jails to Resume Visitation

Much of the world came to a screeching halt at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the criminal justice system was no exception.  Criminal courts shut down almost entirely for several weeks before slowly beginning to open back up. Among the vulnerable...

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What Classifies as Stalking in California?

We have all seen or heard of situations where relationships turn sour, and one person may have a hard time letting go.  However, there is a fine line between normal breakup behavior and criminal stalking, and that line may not always be all that clear.  Sometimes, you...

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