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Written by attorney Randy Collins, over 1 year ago.
What Is California Burglary
Burglary is more than just breaking and entering. In updated legal codes within the state of California for CPC 460, this is defined as doing so with one goal... more
Written by attorney Elmer Sanchez, about 2 years ago.
The American legal system uses an adversary model to settle disputes. This model pits parties against one another in a contest to persuade an impartial third party (either a judge or jury)... more
Written by attorney Max Allen Keller, over 2 years ago.
In the 2010 United State Supreme Court case of Padilla v. Kentucky, the Supreme Court ruled for the first time that a defendant's right a competent attorney (the "right to effective... more
Written by attorney C. Villar, about 2 years ago.
Anyone who has watched a B-Grade detective movie knows what Miranda warnings are: anything you say can and will be used against you in a court of law. However, most people dont realize that... more
Written by attorney Christopher Daniel, over 1 year ago.
No. However, if they start questioning you after an arrest but havent read you your rights, they cant use anything you say as direct evidence against you at trial. What are these rights?... more
Written by attorney Todd Mosser, 7 months ago.
After a criminal case results in a conviction, often there is a breakdown in communication between the client and the lawyer. Lost in that process is the client's wish to pursue an appeal.... more
Written by attorney Dan Chambers, about 1 year ago.
Three elements must be present before Miranda rights are required to be given to a suspect. First, the suspect must be in custody. Second, the suspect must be subjected to questioning... more
Written by attorney Kevin DeVore, about 1 year ago.
U.S. Supreme Court Decision Weighs in on Restrictions to Fifth Amendment Privilege.
Whats the deal with the Fifth Amendment protection? The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS)... more
Written by attorney Daniel O'Neil, 4 months ago.
E-cig regulations for juveniles and also, generally, in the state of Texas. The laws in this area have lagged behind the technology, but are quickly trying to catch up. Which means this... more
Written by attorney Aaron Boria, over 1 year ago.
Clients often tell me that their rights were not read to them and what the consequence of that is.
They are refering to their Miranda warning. These warnings can differ depending on who is... more
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