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Sealing Juvenile Records in California
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 court system, certain public agencies, such as public schools, the police, the courts, and others will have records of what ...

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Blog posts in Criminal Procedure

  • Who is Prohibited from Having a Gun in California?

    There has been a lot of debate in recent years over gun control, and California is not immune to the hot topic. If you happen to be “pro-gun,” you ...

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  • Not Guilty By Reasons of Insanity in Oakland

    The common pleas (a defendant’s response to criminal charges) in a criminal case include not guilty, guilty, no contest, and finally, “not guilty by ...

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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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  • 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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  • Do Incarcerated Parents Pay Child Support in California?

    When a Californian is facing criminal charges and they’re subsequently convicted, it doesn’t mean their financial obligations come to a grinding halt. ...

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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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  • 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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  • Can Someone Find Out if I'm Incarcerated?

    If you’re arrested and charged with a criminal offense, it’s not exactly something that you want people to find out about. After all, it can be ...

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