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Salman Borhani

Woodland Hills Criminal Defense Attorney.

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  1. What are your rights in a criminal case?

    Written by attorney Salman Borhani, over 4 years ago.

    Right to an Attorney Defendants have the right to an attorney throughout legal proceedings. The court will appoint an attorney for the defendant at no charge if she can't afford to hire one. Right to

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  2. What to do (and not do) if you are arrested.

    Written by attorney Salman Borhani, over 4 years ago.

    Talking Do not discuss your case with anyone other than your lawyer. Not even your friends or family. Anything you say can be used against you. Cops Do not contact any police, investigators, or the p

  3. A guide to DEJ in Los Angeles County

    Written by attorney Salman Borhani, almost 5 years ago.

    What offenses are eligible for DEJ? Only drug offenses listed under Penal Code Section 1000(a) are eligible for deferred entry of judgment. What does DEJ do? Under DEJ, you plead guilty to the drug c

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  4. What does it mean when I'm charged with a DUI refusal in California?

    Written by attorney Salman Borhani, almost 5 years ago.

    What exactly counts as a refusal? Refusals can arise if you simply refuse to take a test that you are required to take. But you can also be charged with a refusal if you first say no, then agree to t

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  5. How do I know if my child's juvenile case will be transferred to adult court in California?

    Written by attorney Salman Borhani, almost 5 years ago.

    A fitness hearing determines whether a juvenile will be sent to adult court.

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  6. What happens to my California Driver's License after a DUI arrest?

    Written by attorney Salman Borhani, almost 5 years ago.

    The arresting officer gave me an "Order of Suspension and Temporary License". What does this mean? When you were arrested, the arresting officer probably confiscated your driver's license. In return

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  7. What are the steps of a felony criminal matter in Los Angeles Superior Court?

    Written by attorney Salman Borhani, almost 5 years ago.

    Arraignment This is the very first court appearance the accused will have and it is the process by which a person is brought before a court to hear and answer criminal charges against the accused. Pe

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