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Requirements for Traffic School in California
Requirements for Traffic School in California

If you recently received a traffic ticket, you may be wondering if you can go to traffic school. This is a good thing to be curious about since not going to traffic school (when you’re eligible) can have an adverse effect on your auto insurance premiums. Read on as we ...

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    • Furnishing Alcohol to a Minor in California

      Each state has enacted its own laws about furnishing alcohol to a minor, so there are subtle nuances from state to state. If you’re thinking about ...

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    • Do I Need a Defense Lawyer If I'm Falsely Accused?

      You’ve been falsely accused. The charges that have been levied against you are 100% untrue, and you know you’re innocent. Perhaps you have other ...

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    • Attorney Nabiel Secures Appellate Win for Client

      The Law Office of Nabiel C. Ahmed is excited to announce a major appellate win for our client who faced serious penalties and multiple criminal ...

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    • What Happens if You Ignore Your Ticket in CA?

      A lot of Californians will get at least one ticket, if not several during their lifetime. When you get pulled over for running a red light, passing a ...

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    • Court Appearances in Alameda County

      Are you facing criminal charges in Alameda County? If so, you will have to appear in court. As in all jurisdictions in California and throughout the ...

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    • Bench Warrants vs. Arrest Warrants

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    • Defending Hate Crimes in California

      When you hear the term “hate crimes,” you may get images of churches burning, innocent people being attacked on the streets because of their sexual ...

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    • When Are Juveniles Tried as Adults in California?

      If you are a parent whose son or daughter is facing criminal charges, the thought of your child being prosecuted as an adult probably strikes fear in ...

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    • Defending Hate Crimes in California

      When you hear the term “hate crimes,” you may get images of churches burning, innocent people being attacked on the streets because of their sexual ...

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    • Renting An Apartment? Be On Guard For A Background Check!

      You’ve been looking for a new apartment and it’s been a daunting process. All you want to do is find an affordable place in a nice neighborhood. ...

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    • COVID-19: Bail Measures to Reduce Inmate Population in CA

      Since the coronavirus pandemic made its way to the United States, local, state, and federal governments have taken sweeping action to slow the spread ...

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    • Trial Delays & Court Closures Due to Coronavirus May Affect How Long Defendants Remain Incarcerated

      All over the state, courts are requesting closure or extended timeframes in order to contend with the public health crisis surrounding COVID-19. The ...

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    • What is Bail in California?

      When people are arrested, and charged with a crime, it can be pretty tempting for some to flee the state or even the country to avoid prosecution. To ...

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    • Defending Hate Crimes in California

      When you hear the term “hate crimes,” you may get images of churches burning, innocent people being attacked on the streets because of their sexual ...

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    • Oakland HS Security Guard Receives Lesser Charges & Reduced Penalties

      Attorney Nabiel recently secured a positive outcome for his client accused of inflicting corporal injury on a child, assault , battery, and assault ...

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    • What Happens if You Ignore Your Ticket in CA?

      A lot of Californians will get at least one ticket, if not several during their lifetime. When you get pulled over for running a red light, passing a ...

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    • What is Child Neglect in California?

      You are probably familiar with the terms “child abuse” and “ domestic violence ,” but there’s another term that you may not be as familiar with, it’s ...

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    • Accidentally Downloading Child Pornography

      According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), rarely does a week go by in the United States that someone isn’t charged or sentenced for ...

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    • Could Spanking Your Child be a Crime?

      Raising children inevitably involves discipline---and sometimes that discipline comes in the form of a spanking. A recent poll showed that as much as ...

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    • Accidentally Downloading Child Pornography

      According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), rarely does a week go by in the United States that someone isn’t charged or sentenced for ...

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    • Oakland DUI & Child Endangerment

      In Oakland and throughout California, a first time driving under the influence (DUI) offense is punishable by 3 to 5 years’ probation, up to 6 months ...

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    • Hidden Ways a DUI Can Cause You Trouble

      If you were recently arrested for driving under the influence in Oakland, you have a lot to think about. The DUI arrest is over, and it could take ...

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    • What is Child Neglect in California?

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    • Is Child Neglect Illegal in California?

      Under California law, a child’s parents are required to provide the necessities of life for their children, including proper food, shelter, clothing, ...

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    • I'm Accused of Being an Online Predator

      Is someone accusing you of being an online predator? If so, you have probably been in contact with a minor and now they’re parents have likely gotten ...

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    • What Counts as a Crime Against Society?

      When you hear the term, “crimes against the society,” what types of images come to mind? Public intoxication, gambling, prostitution, spousal abuse ? ...

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    • Accidentally Downloading Child Pornography

      According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), rarely does a week go by in the United States that someone isn’t charged or sentenced for ...

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    • Understanding Civil Harassment in California

      What is civil harassment in California and how is it different than domestic violence? Civil harassment is a lot like domestic violence , but what ...

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    • What is a Civil Harassment Restraining Order?

      You’ve heard about domestic violence, which typically involves threats, sexual assault , and actual violence between family members. In many ...

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    • Trial Delays & Court Closures Due to Coronavirus May Affect How Long Defendants Remain Incarcerated

      All over the state, courts are requesting closure or extended timeframes in order to contend with the public health crisis surrounding COVID-19. The ...

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    • What Counts as a Crime Against Society?

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    • Will a Conviction Stop Me From Buying a Gun?

      The Second Amendment of the United States Constitution says that our right to keep and bear arms “shall not be infringed.” This is a right that many ...

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    • Court Appearances in Alameda County

      Are you facing criminal charges in Alameda County? If so, you will have to appear in court. As in all jurisdictions in California and throughout the ...

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    • Internet Crime Complaints Have Tripled Since Coronavirus

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      All over the state, courts are requesting closure or extended timeframes in order to contend with the public health crisis surrounding COVID-19. The ...

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    • Animal Cruelty Now a Federal Crime

      In the past, animals, especially dogs, cats, horses, sheep, cows, goats, pigs, etc., were viewed as nothing but the property of man, to do what he or ...

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    • Sealing Arrest Records in California

      If you were arrested, you may be wondering if your arrest records are public, and reasonably so! Can a potential employer find your arrest records? ...

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    • Sealing Juvenile Records in California

      When a minor (someone under the age of 18) in California is arrested or somehow involved in a criminal case or if they have contact with the juvenile ...

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    • Who is Prohibited from Having a Gun in California?

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    • When a Criminal Protective Order is Issued Against You

      Has a criminal protective order been issued against you? If so, what is it and what does it mean? A criminal protective order is a court order that is ...

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    • Do I Have to Give a Sample of My DNA in California?

      “If I’m arrested or charged, will I have to give a sample of my DNA?” is a question we get a lot, especially in sex offense and violent crime cases. ...

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    • Police Lineups in Oakland, California

      If you’ve ever watched action films or primetime televisions shows, you’ve seen police lineups depicted on the screen. Usually, a group of ...

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    • Gun Violence Restraining Orders in California

      Has a close family member or a law enforcement officer asked the court to issue a Gun Violence Restraining Order against you in California? If the ...

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    • What if There is a Domestic Violence Restraining Order Against Me?

      Has your spouse, a romantic partner, or a family member obtained a domestic violence restraining order against you? If so, you probably have a lot of ...

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    • Can I Be Deported for Domestic Violence?

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    • Reasons for Driver License Suspensions in California

      If you’re like most people, you know your California driver license can be suspended for two main reasons: 1) for drunk or drugged driving, and 2) for ...

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    • California's Drug Courts

      If you or someone you love was recently arrested on drug-related charges , you will want to learn about California’s “drug courts.” What are drug ...

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    • California's Marijuana Laws & Penalties

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    • How DUIs Affect International Travel

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    • What Counts as a Crime Against Society?

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  • DUI
    • Can I Travel to Canada with a DUI Conviction on My Record?

      Our neighbor to the north, Canada, is known for being sparkling clean, but it’s also adored for all kinds of other exciting features, including the ...

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    • Don't Get a DUI This Holiday Season!

      Since the holiday season is upon us, we thought it was timely to discuss the issue of driving under the influence (DUI) because nationwide, there is ...

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    • DUI Checkpoints in California: Don't Turn Away!

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    • Don't Get a DUI This Holiday Season!

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    • Can I Be Deported for DUI?

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    • Can a DUI Accident Lead to a Civil Lawsuit?

      Let’s take a look at driving under the influence (DUI) of drugs or alcohol in California: DUI is a criminal offense, you can go to jail for DUI, you ...

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    • Gun Violence Restraining Orders in California

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    • DUI Expungements in Oakland

      Are you facing driving under the influence (DUI) charges in Oakland or anywhere else in the East Bay? If so, you’re probably concerned about the ...

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    • DUI Expungements in Oakland

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    • Expunging a California DUI

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    • What If I Don't Complete My DUI Classes?

      If a driver is found guilty of driving under the influence (DUI) in California, he or she will be ordered to successfully complete one of the state’s ...

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    • Attorney Ahmed Interviewed on Security Officers & Excessive Force in High Schools

      How much force is too much? With police officers facing some serious heat lately, it can be a difficult question to answer, especially when ...

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    • Cops Punch Oakland Student in Disturbing Video

      A disturbing video was released on March 6, 2015 that shows a security officer dragging a Fremont High School student out and punching him off camera. ...

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    • Sealing Your Criminal Record in California

      Having a criminal record is not a good thing. Undoubtedly, it can impact education, housing, and employment opportunities for years to come. Since ...

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    • What is a Dismissal in California?

      It’s no secret that a criminal record can haunt you for decades. But what is a criminal record and does it only include convictions? It’s a common ...

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    • Expunging Your Record vs. Sealing Your Record in California

      When someone has a criminal record, that could mean a number of different things. It could mean that you were wrongfully arrested and were never ...

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    • Internet Crime Complaints Have Tripled Since Coronavirus

      COVID-19 has driven people indoors, replacing much of what we used to do in person with the Internet. Attending school, working, socializing—even more ...

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      In the past, animals, especially dogs, cats, horses, sheep, cows, goats, pigs, etc., were viewed as nothing but the property of man, to do what he or ...

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      “White-collar crime generally encompasses a variety of nonviolent crimes usually committed in commercial situations for financial gain,” according to ...

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    • Can a DUI Stop Me From Buying a Gun?

      In California, guns may not be as popular as they are in Arizona or Texas, but California has its share of gun enthusiasts who strongly believe in ...

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    • Will a DUI Bar Me From International Travel?

      With the holidays just around the corner, a lot of people are thinking about international travel. Even if it’s too late to apply for a U.S. passport, ...

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    • Stealing a Social Security Number is a Crime

      When someone uses or otherwise steals someone else’s Social Security number, it’s not the same as stealing another person’s checkbook or credit card, ...

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    • Is Fraud a Federal Crime?

      You probably know that fraud crimes are typically financially-motivated and they involve some form of lying and deceit. The U.S. Department of Justice ...

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    • Defending Hate Crimes in California

      When you hear the term “hate crimes,” you may get images of churches burning, innocent people being attacked on the streets because of their sexual ...

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    • California Misdemeanor Hit and Run

      In California, hit and run can be charged as a misdemeanor or felony depending on the facts of the case. Generally, if the accident involved injury to ...

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    • Stealing a Social Security Number is a Crime

      When someone uses or otherwise steals someone else’s Social Security number, it’s not the same as stealing another person’s checkbook or credit card, ...

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    • Oakland Identity Theft Charges

      What is identity theft? According to the United States Department of Justice, identity theft refers to various crimes where a person (unlawfully) uses ...

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    • Identity Theft is a Crime

      A person commits identity theft when he or she uses someone else’s personal information, such as their name, driver’s license number, Social Security ...

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    • About California's New IID Law

      As a California driver, you’re probably familiar with Ignition Interlock Devices (IIDs), though you may have never seen one in person before. IIDs are ...

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    • California Ignition Interlock Device Requirements

      In California, under certain circumstances when someone is convicted of driving under the influence (DUI), they are required to install an Ignition ...

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    • Attorney Ahmed Represents Former Oakland Police Officer

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    • CarMax Employee Killed During Test Drive

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    • Man Strikes Dozens of Cars in Oakland & Berkeley

      On Wednesday, a man was arrested after he’d gone on a car-hitting spree, intentionally hitting dozens of cars, as well as an innocent pregnant woman. ...

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    • Sealing Juvenile Records in California

      When a minor (someone under the age of 18) in California is arrested or somehow involved in a criminal case or if they have contact with the juvenile ...

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    • Sealing Juvenile Records in California

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    • DMV No Longer Suspends Licenses for Failure to Pay

      In the past, when a California driver couldn’t afford to pay their traffic ticket , the “failure to pay” would eventually result in a driver license ...

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    • Personal Cannabis Cultivation in Oakland

      From Danny Danko’s observation based on traveling to cannabis fairs and pot gardens across the globe for years, more people are growing cannabis for ...

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    • California's Marijuana Laws & Penalties

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    • Is a DUI a Misdemeanor or a Felony?

      If you were recently arrested for driving under the influence in Oakland, you may be wondering, “Will I be charged with a misdemeanor?” Depending on ...

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    • Aggravated DUI Charges in Martinez, California

      As the county seat of Contra Costa County, the city of Martinez is located on the East Bay of the San Francisco Bay area. The downtown buildings of ...

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    • Is a DUI a Misdemeanor or a Felony?

      If you were recently arrested for driving under the influence in Oakland, you may be wondering, “Will I be charged with a misdemeanor?” Depending on ...

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    • California Ignition Interlock Device Requirements

      In California, under certain circumstances when someone is convicted of driving under the influence (DUI), they are required to install an Ignition ...

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    • Internet Crime Complaints Have Tripled Since Coronavirus

      COVID-19 has driven people indoors, replacing much of what we used to do in person with the Internet. Attending school, working, socializing—even more ...

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    • Bench Warrants vs. Arrest Warrants

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    • Attorney Ahmed Represents Former Oakland Police Officer

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    • Get Connected With the Law Office of Nabiel C. Ahmed

      As an Oakland, CA criminal defense firm, we pride ourselves on providing aggressive, relentless, and focused representation for the criminally ...

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    • Oakland DUI Facts

      Imagine that you and a few of your friends decide to stop off at a well-known bar on Webster Street—a small shack, really, but steeped in tradition ...

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    • Is a DUI a Misdemeanor or a Felony?

      If you were recently arrested for driving under the influence in Oakland, you may be wondering, “Will I be charged with a misdemeanor?” Depending on ...

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    • California Ignition Interlock Device Requirements

      In California, under certain circumstances when someone is convicted of driving under the influence (DUI), they are required to install an Ignition ...

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    • Will I Have to Go to Trial?

      Suppose you’re facing criminal charges in the East Bay for the first time in your life. Now you’re wondering, “Will my case go to trial? Will I have ...

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    • Benefits of Negotiating a Plea Bargain

      If you were recently arrested for a crime, you will soon become familiar with the term “plea bargain.” A plea bargain refers to an agreement between ...

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    • Police Lineups in Oakland, California

      If you’ve ever watched action films or primetime televisions shows, you’ve seen police lineups depicted on the screen. Usually, a group of ...

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    • Pre-File Investigations in Oakland

      Are you concerned that the police are investigating you for a crime right now? If you believe you are being investigated, perhaps you arrived at this ...

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    • Police Lineups in Oakland, California

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    • Police Misconduct in a Criminal Case

      We need the police to protect our citizens and keep our streets safe, and fortunately, the majority of law enforcement officers are doing their best ...

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    • Pre-File Investigations in Oakland

      Are you concerned that the police are investigating you for a crime right now? If you believe you are being investigated, perhaps you arrived at this ...

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    • California's Pretrial Diversion Program

      There is no doubt that the effects of a criminal conviction can be devastating. Often, a conviction includes hefty fines, incarceration, probation or ...

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    • Can I Move While on Probation?

      People move all the time. Sometimes they move because they take a new job. Sometimes they move to be closer to family because a loved one is sick, or ...

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    • Can I Travel for Work While I'm on Probation in California?

      There are a number of jobs that require employees to travel. Some of these include being a flight attendant, a travel agent, an international aid ...

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    • Can a DUI Stop Me From Becoming an RN?

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    • Soliciting a Minor for Prostitution in California

      In California, it’s illegal to solicit prostitution , it’s illegal to ask someone to engage in prostitution, it’s illegal to offer to engage in ...

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    • California's Prostitution Laws

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    • Is Substance Abuse Linked to Prostitution?

      You would be hard-pressed to find a prostitute who said she dreamt of being a prostitute as a child. In the vast majority of cases, women from broken ...

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    • When a Criminal Protective Order is Issued Against You

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    • Responding to a Restraining Order in California

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    • California Search Warrants

      If you like to watch crime shows on TV or action films on the big screen, you’ve probably watched scenes where police officers said they had a warrant ...

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    • Search & Seizures Without a Warrant

      You’re probably familiar with arrest warrants and search warrants. In the case of an arrest or a search and seizure, there are circumstances where law ...

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    • California Search Warrants

      If you like to watch crime shows on TV or action films on the big screen, you’ve probably watched scenes where police officers said they had a warrant ...

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    • Search & Seizures Without a Warrant

      You’re probably familiar with arrest warrants and search warrants. In the case of an arrest or a search and seizure, there are circumstances where law ...

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    • Soliciting a Minor for Prostitution in California

      In California, it’s illegal to solicit prostitution , it’s illegal to ask someone to engage in prostitution, it’s illegal to offer to engage in ...

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    • California's 'Peeping Tom' Law

      According to Collins English Dictionary , “If you refer to someone as a Peeping Tom, you mean that they secretly watch other people, especially when ...

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    • When Are Juveniles Tried as Adults in California?

      If you are a parent whose son or daughter is facing criminal charges, the thought of your child being prosecuted as an adult probably strikes fear in ...

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    • Defending Rape Accusations in California

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    • Undercover Vice Operations in the East Bay

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    • Effective Therapy on California Sex Offender Recidivism

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    • Synthetic Marijuana DUI California

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    • Nonresidents Driving in California

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    • Reasons for Driver License Suspensions in California

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    • Can I Be Arrested for DUI After Leaving a Bar?

      It seems like police officers could just park outside of bars and they’d be able to nab hundreds, if not thousands of drunk drivers all over the ...

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    • Aggravated DUI Charges in Martinez, California

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    • Can I Bring a Gun Into an Airport in California?

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    • Who is Prohibited from Having a Gun in California?

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