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Courting Disaster

The other morning I was surfing the Net over coffee when I happend upon a blog post instructing individuals as to how they might successfully “self represent” in a court of law.  It went over all of the “whys”, “hows”, and “whens” someone should...

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Second DUI Offense: The Stakes are Raised

Even in an instance where there were no injuries involved in the DUI, the courts see a second offense as an indication of a behavioral pattern and will definitely raise the stakes on a defendant.  This where you definitely will need a good LA DUI...

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Your First DUI: What Happens Now?

This is a question I get asked every single day as a Hollywood defense lawyer.  In the State of California there are a lot of different types of penalties that they can level at even the first time DUI offender.  Whether there were injuries caused by...

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A Charge of Indecent Exposure in Los Angeles Will Threaten Your Future

If you are charged with indecent exposure in Los Angeles, the consequences could be far reaching. These types of charges are intimidating and embarrassing. Individuals arrested on these types of charges are often pressured to confess or plead guilty...

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Domestic Violence, Los Angeles: Serious Consequences in California

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and The National Institute of Justice have estimated that there are roughly 960,000 incidents of domestic violence committed yearly in the United States. As many as three out of four people questioned in a...

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Thoughts on Rodney King's Recent Arrest

As a Los Angeles Defense Attorney I see a lot of repeats in my caseload.  I was therefore not surprised that Rodney King, famous for the police brutality in his 1991 DUI arrest, would once more be under the spotlight for DUIs.  Rodney’s been no stranger...

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Breathalyzer, Blood, Urine and Field Sobriety, Beverly Hills: Your Rights and Responsibilities

If you have been stopped by law enforcement in Beverly Hills on suspicon of DUI, then chances are you may be subjected to a Breathalyzer, Blood, Urine  or Field Sobriety Test. Whether or not you are in full understanding of what these tests mean, you...

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An Administrative Hearing Los Angeles Can Help You Keep Your License

If you have been charged with any kind of ‘Driving Under the Influence’ charge in Los Angeles, then you should already be aware of the automatic suspension of your driver’s license. An automatic suspension occurs whether the charges are the result of a...

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