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Jeffrey Scott Vallens

Jeffrey Vallens’s Legal Guides

4 total

  • How Much Does it Cost to Hire a Criminal Defense Lawyer

    I regularly get calls from potential clients who do not wish to give out any case-specific information and want to get a quote over the telephone for the cost of my criminal defense services. It is difficult to quote a fee without knowing the specific facts about a particular cas...

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  • Conseuences of a Domestic Battery Conviction

    Consequences of a Domestic Battery Conviction Domestic Battery seems to be the crime de jour to prosecute these days. Ever since the O.J. Simpson case, police officers do not seem to be able to go out to any domestic battery call without arresting someone. Prosecutors do not w...

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  • Should you post bail? A criminal defense attorney's viewpoint

    To Bail or Not to Bail...That is the Question If you are reading this then you already know the question, so what is the answer? With the average bail in Los Angeles County set at over $20,000, it will cost you or someone close to you a lot of money to secure your freedom. B...

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  • Avoiding Deportation of Criminal Defendants

    The U.S. Department of Homeland Security recently reported that the top reason for "removing" or deporting immigrants is based upon their being detained for crimes involving "dangerous drugs". These crimes involve the manufacturing, sale or distribution and even possession of il...

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