Law Regarding Contempt of Court

Law Regarding Contempt of Court

Law Regarding Contempt of Court Given that court proceedings can be daunting, stressful, and complicated, it becomes even more important to follow all rules and norms when involved in a court proceeding. California courts have specific rules in place in
California Laws Against Check Fraud

California Laws Against Check Fraud

California Laws Against Check Fraud One of the ways fraud can be committed is through check fraud. This form of fraud can occur because the person created fraudulent checks, intentionally wrote an inaccurate number, or presented a false check as
Self-Representation in Criminal Matters

Self-Representation in Criminal Matters

Self-Representation in Criminal Matters As we have always stated in our articles, criminal cases and legal issues can be quite complex and difficult to understand. Furthermore, lay people may not be aware of certain procedures, rules, and norms when it
How Does Child Support Work in California?

How Does Child Support Work in California?

How Does Child Support Work in California? During or following a separation/divorce, parents are still required to ensure the well-being of their children. One of such ways is through child support. Child support is the consistent payment of money for
False Crime Reports

False Crime Reports

False Crime Reports Recently, videos posted to social media have shown individuals intentionally calling 911 in order to make false police reports. For example, a person calls the police and says another individual is threatening to hurt or kill them,
Law Concerning the Possession of Destructive Devices

Law Concerning the Possession of Destructive Devices

Law Concerning the Possession of Destructive Devices The use of destructive devices or explosives can have drastically negative consequences for bystanders and potential victims. An explosive device can injure a person, damage property, or in worst-case scenarios, result in the
Law Against False Imprisonment

Law Against False Imprisonment

Law Against False Imprisonment Persons have the right to not be restrained or confined by someone else without consent or legal justification. This right applies to those being detained by police officers and civilians. However, if someone is unlawfully held
Custody Mediation in California Cases

Custody Mediation in California Cases

Custody Mediation in California Cases When going through a divorce and/or separation, one of the most salient issues concerns the well-being of the children. Divorces are often contentious and difficult processes to go through, and it can become stressful (or downright
Pursuing a Civil Lawsuit for Assault and Battery

Pursuing a Civil Lawsuit for Assault and Battery

Pursuing a Civil Lawsuit for Assault and Battery In California, certain legal issues can go through both the criminal justice and the civil system. That means an individual accused of a crime can face both criminal charges and a civil
Illegal Access of a Computer

Illegal Access of a Computer

Illegal Access of a Computer In our society today, computers process and store tremendous amounts of data. Much of this data is made up of personal information, which can be used to identify a person. Most, if not all, organizations