Criminal Defense in Orange County

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  • Understanding Your Miranda Warning
    Understanding Your Miranda Warning

    Have you ever watched a crime drama film or television show? If so, then you have probably heard at least part of the Miranda rights (or Miranda warning, as they are recently known). While this part ...

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  • After Amendments, CA Police Body Camera Bill Moves Forward
    After Amendments, CA Police Body Camera Bill Moves Forward

    Due to some last minute scrambling by assembly members, a controversial bill requiring the use of body cameras by California police officers advanced in the state legislature. On April 30, Assembly ...

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  • How Prop 47 is Affecting Drug Courts
    How Prop 47 is Affecting Drug Courts

    Last year, California voters passed Proposition 47—a new law that would reduce numerous, non-violent crimes from felonies to misdemeanors. The money saved by reducing the number of incarcerations now ...

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  • How Does Deferred Entry of Judgment (DEJ) Work?
    How Does Deferred Entry of Judgment (DEJ) Work?

    If you have been arrested for a minor drug offense in California, you may be eligible for deferred entry of judgment (DEJ). Under Penal Code 1000, certain individuals are given the opportunity to have ...

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