In May of 2009, James Scott entered into a plea bargain in Monterey County, pleading no contest to a charge of violating Health and Safety Code 11351.5 (possession of cocaine base for sale). Mr.... more
Yes, they can both violate you for one (1) singular charge. Ultimately, this can lead to one (1) charge leading to a significant amount of jail or prison time. This is especially frustrating where... more
Many Attorneys tell their clients the expungement is a right. In fact, Penal Code 1203.4 uses the word shall, meaning the court has no discretion to deny an expungement request if the defendant... more
Actress Lindsay Lohan appeared in the Beverly Hills courthouse on September 24, 2010 and was ordered to be taken into custody with no bail.
Ms. Lohan had spent two weeks in jail in this past August... more
If you or a loved one has been charged with a Violation of Probation (VOP) or violation of Community Control, it is important to speak to a defense attorney as soon as possible. A charge of Violation... more
When you are found guilty at trial or plead guilty, usually a sentencing hearing is the next phase in your case. A sentence is imposed by the court and a person must comply with all the terms and... more