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Disparity in Sentencing Between Federal and State Courts
Disparity in Sentencing Between Federal and State Courts

Disparity in Sentencing Laws Between State and Federal Courts For many years we have been hearing about harsh sentences handed down in federal courts for non-violent drug offenses. Even after the Federal Sentencing Guidelines became discretionary instead of mandatory, ...

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Blog posts in Criminal Defense

  • Mental Health Diversion

    Diversion: Mental Disorders I recently posted a blog about pre-trial diversion in low level drug offenses. If you haven’t read it, you should read ...

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  • What Can Be Done About Your Hit And Run?

    If you are driver involved in an automobile accident and there is any property damage, regardless of fault, you are required to stop and leave your ...

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  • Recent Developments in Bail Law in California

    Recent developments in Bail Law in California If you ask most lawyers about bail , they will tell you to call a bail bondsman. Many will even suggest ...

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  • Mental Health Problems and the Criminal Justice System

    Mental Health Problems and the Criminal Justice System I have had the troubling situation lately of having to deal with a number of clients with ...

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  • Prior Bad Acts in Domestic Violence Cases

    Prior Bad Acts in Domestic Violence Cases A new client came in a few months ago. He was charged with felony domestic battery and violating a criminal ...

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  • Pitchess Motions and Getting Better Results in Criminal Defense Cases

    Leveraging Better Results in Criminal Defense Cases: Pitchess Motions Almost every time a new client comes in they want to know how their case will ...

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  • Your Right to a Speedy Trial and Serna Motions

    Your Right to a Speedy Trial and Serna Motions When we are in court we often hear things like the “right to a speedy trial”. Usually we hear about it ...

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  • My Boyfriend Told me to Refuse the Test

    /Criminal-Defense/Traffic-Offenses.aspx My Boyfriend told me to Refuse the Test I repeat client called me yesterday to tell me she was arrested for ...

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  • Meet Your Lawyer Before You Hire Him

    Meet Your Lawyer Before you Hire Him I got a call Friday from a potential client. I was walking out the door to meet a colleague for lunch when the ...

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