Terrorism has been in the news quite a bit lately. But what exactly is terrorism? What is a terrorist threat? This article aims to explain how the state of California legally defines terrorism, who can be charged, and what to do in the situation that you are charged with a terrorist threat. When in ...

Sacramento Defense Attorneys Explain Drug Crimes & What You Need to Do There has been a “War Against Drugs” in America for many decades, leading to severe punishments for nonviolent offenders and high costs for taxpayers. Though California is considered relatively lax due to the legality of can...

Criminal Attorney in Sacramento Provides Information on What to do If Pulled Over While Carrying It’s our second amendment right to own a firearm in the United States, but it will still make police officers nervous if you are armed during an interaction with them. If you have been pulled over an...

Criminal Attorney in Sacramento Defines the Nuances of Vehicular Manslaughter Vehicular manslaughter in California is defined as causing the death of another individual while driving a vehicle. It consists of both negligently committing an unlawful act that is not a felony, or by a lawful act, that...

Criminal Lawyer in Sacramento Explains the New California Gun Laws California saw sweeping change to its gun laws in 2016, changing regulations that will affect more than 6 million individuals. These new laws are set to take effect between the beginning of 2017 and the next few years. Due to some c...

Did you know that a bill was recently introduced into the Mississippi state House of Representatives that would make sagging your pants a crime punishable by fines of up to $100 and required psychological and/or social counseling? Representative Tom Weathersby (R-Florence) filed the bill after a...

Sacramento Criminal Defense Attorney Provides Legal Representation for Violent Crime Charges California has taken a very harsh stance against violent crime and leads the nation in imposing harsh sentences for individuals convicted of violent crimes. We all agree that a society with less violent cri...

Top Sacramento Criminal Lawyer for Infractions, Misdemeanors & Felonies Under California law, there are three main types of charges that can be brought against a party and they include infractions, misdemeanors and felonies. Each brings a unique set of punishments and will affect your life in diffe...

Top Sacramento Criminal Defense Attorney for Domestic Violence Charges Domestic violence is a very traumatic, emotional and painful experience for anyone to deal with.  It is defined as any physical abuse committed against a current or former spouse, a current or former cohabitant, someone with who...

Suppose that we had statutes that had proclaimed certain conduct to be criminal but no police, prosecutors, or courts to implement the statutes. If criminals were not afraid of being caught and prosecuted, it would hardly deter them from committing crimes, and it would send a powerful message that, ...