Blog Posts in March, 2014

Expungement- Do I have to tell?

An expungement provides that the court shall set aside the verdict of guilty and dismiss the accusations or information against the defendant; thereafter, the individual "shall be released from ...
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Searching Cell Phones without a Warrant

CAN THE POLICE SEARCH A CELL PHONE SEIZED DURING AN ARREST, WITHOUT A WARRANT? The United State Supreme Court has granted certiorari in two cases that hopes to resolve whether or not the police, after ...
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Murder or Manslaughter?

In California, Penal Code section 187 defines murder as the unlawful killing of a human being, or a fetus, with malice aforethought. Malice in the intent to do evil. The malice may be express or ...
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