Blog Archives

Child Pornography

Child Pornography Child Pornography Within society, some of the most vulnerable members include children. Unfortunately, they can often be the subject of abuse and neglect and because they cannot adequately defend themselves, children are left defenseless. This is where the law comes
Posted in Criminal Defense

Rape Laws in California

Rape Laws in California Rape Laws in California Over the past two years, movements like #MeToo and #TimesUp have brought greater awareness of the sexual violence that women face. Many victims came forward and offered their stories, which includes instances of sexual assault in
Posted in Criminal Defense

Committing Torture

Committing Torture Committing Torture In California, there are many different laws in the penal code that address great bodily injury. The elements of the crime and punishments change as each law addresses injury due to various motivations and results. When an individual
Posted in Criminal Defense

Drinking at School

Drinking at School A school, whether that’s an elementary school or a college, has certain expectations and standard of conduct. One that needs mentioning is with regards to alcohol on the premises. In California, bringing or consuming alcohol on school grounds is a
Posted in Criminal Defense

Bookmaking and Betting Law

Bookmaking and Betting Law Throughout your lifetime, you will probably have engaged in or made bets with your friends over ordinary or minor things. Let’s see what are betting law in California. While betting whether your friend will show up to the dinner on
Posted in Criminal Defense

Signing a Letter

Signing a Letter A person’s signature is an important part of their identity and ability to provide written consent. As such, there are aspects of the criminal penal code that protect individuals from forgery – an individual imitating your signature without your permission.
Posted in Criminal Defense

Assaulting a School Employee

Assaulting a School Employee With the number of school shootings increasing in the US, it is important to understand that a perpetrator can face multiple charges, with one of them being assaulting a school employee. If any individual assaults a person that is a
Posted in Criminal Defense

Cyberstalking

Cyberstalking California has specific laws that criminalize stalking or harassment of another person or their family. However, with the growing pervasiveness of the digital world, much of that stalking has moved online, which has presented new challenges for law enforcement worldwide.
Posted in Criminal Defense

False Reports – Police Officers Filing a False Report

False Reports – Police Officers Filing a False Report Citizens in society are often encouraged to report a crime to the police. However, they are also warned that filing a false report with malicious intent is also a crime. But what happens if the police officer is the one
Posted in Criminal Defense

Burden of Proof

When discussing legal issues, you often hear that a certain case or prosecutor did not meet its burden of proof. Furthermore, you may have also heard that different legal issues have different burdens. In general, a burden of proof in
Posted in Criminal Defense