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  • Proposition 47
    Proposition 47

    On November 4, 2014, the voters of California passed Proposition 47 which now requires a misdemeanor sentence instead of felony for some drug and property offenses. The new law is inapplicable to ...

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  • The Wrap Interviews David Diamond About Wrongfully Detained TV Producer
    The Wrap Interviews David Diamond About Wrongfully Detained TV Producer

    The Wrap , a publication that covers news in Hollywood, interviewed Attorney David Diamond about the case of a wrongfully detained television producer, Charles Belk. On Sep. 2, 2014, The Wrap ...

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  • Expungement- Do I have to tell?
    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 all ...

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  • Searching Cell Phones without a Warrant
    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?
    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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  • Attorney Diamond Recently Recognized as a
    Attorney Diamond Recently Recognized as a "Top 100" Trial Lawyer

    When it comes to criminal trials, not every lawyer has what it takes to serve as an effective advocate for the criminally accused and a fierce opponent to prosecutors. David D. Diamond, however, has ...

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