Monthly Archives: April 2020

Laws Against Chop Shops in California

Laws Against Chop Shops in California Laws Against Chop Shops in California When someone steals a car, they usually have to conceal it in some way, so that the owner of the vehicle and/or the police do not find it. In some cases, the person who
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Alcohol in California Prisons and Jails

Alcohol in California Prisons and Jails Alcohol in California Prisons and Jails Inside prisons and jails (penal institutions), those in custody are not permitted to have substances like drugs, alcohol, and other contraband. At all penal institutions, it is illegal for a person to transport an
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What is a Lawyer’s Retainer?

What is a Lawyer’s Retainer? What is a Lawyer’s Retainer? When you are considering your options for hiring an attorney, one of the important deciding factors will be the costs of hiring a specific person. Part of that decision-making process will include taking a look
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The Law Regarding Sampling of Music

The Law Regarding Sampling of Music The Law Regarding Sampling of Music Music is a creative art form, which allows for sharing and re-interpretation of another artist’s work. You will have most likely heard a song that includes a very familiar beat, lyric, or melody. In
Posted in Entertainment Law

Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Child

Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Child Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Child In the California penal code, there is a classification of crimes that fall under bigamy, incest, and the crime against nature. Specifically, California Penal Code 288.5 PC deals with the continuous sexual abuse of
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Corporal Injury on a Spouse

Corporal Injury on a Spouse Corporal Injury on a Spouse Domestic abuse can occur physically, emotionally, and/or verbally. In the California criminal justice system, domestic abuse has been penalized in a variety of ways. If you or someone you know is in immediate danger, call
Posted in Personal law

Indecent Exposure

Indecent Exposure Indecent Exposure While in public spaces there can be many different social rules that people have to abide by, there are also laws in place regarding the ways in which you can behave. One of the prohibited actions is indecent
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Summary Dissolution in California

Summary Dissolution in California Summary Dissolution in California Getting divorced can be a tricky process, especially if the spouses have children and shared assets. In some cases, the parties have to navigate difficult issues and the case may require a lot of documentation and
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Neutral Evaluation in California

Neutral Evaluation in California Neutral Evaluation in California In a civil case, there are different ways in which the parties involved can resolve their disputes. These dispute solving mechanisms include mediation, arbitration, and neutral evaluation. Each process has its own benefits and drawbacks. Based
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Law Against Cockfighting

Law Against Cockfighting Law Against Cockfighting Animal cruelty can take many different forms, but the law takes active measures to stop each act. One of the ways animals have faced cruel conditions and actions before is through cockfighting. Historically, cockfighting has been a
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