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California's Possession of a Controlled Substance with a Firearm Law

Health and Safety Code Section 11370.1 - Possession of a Firearm Related to a Controlled Substance of Narcotics Case If someone has narcotics and they're selling them or for some other purpose, ...
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Extradition Law in California

Extradition Law in California - Penal Code Section 1548 All the time in criminal defense, there's situations where people are arrested in one county or one state and it's determined that they ...
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Petition for Factual Innocence in a Criminal Case

Filing a Petition for Factual Innocence in a Criminal Case - California Penal Code Section 851.8 When somebody has been arrested and then they're sent to court and no complaint is filed against ...
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What is Accessory After the Fact?

Accessory After the Fact Charges in Los Angeles -California Penal Code Section 32 Someone can be charged as an accessory after a crime if they aid or assist the individual who committed a crime. In ...
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Theft by False Pretenses Law In California

Theft by False Pretenses - California Penal Code Section 532 More and more I'm seeing people being charged with the crime of theft by false pretenses. This basically has to do with one person ...
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Carrying a Concealed Weapon Laws in California

Carrying a Concealed Weapon Laws - California Penal Code Section 25400 As far as gun rights go, as more and more shootings and crimes are being committed with guns, the legislature, the police, the ...
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Alternative Sentencing in California

California Alternative Sentencing Options There are a variiety fo different sentences that a judge can impose on a criminal case depending on the facts and circumstances that surround that case. The ...
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What is Criminal Trespassing in California?

LEARN ABOUT CRIMINAL TRESPASSING - California Penal Code Section 602 & 601 The crime of trespassing is usually filed against a person when the authorities tell them not to go onto a location or ...
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California Identity Theft Charges

LEARN HOW TO ACHIEVE THE MOST FAVORABLE RESOLUTION IN AN IDENTITY THEFT CASE IN LOS ANGELES - California Penal Code 530.5 When it comes to identity theft, it is important to realize that these type of ...
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How Do Bail Bonds Work?

POSTING BAIL IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY In Los Angeles if a person is arrested and charged with a crime they have the right to be released while the case is pending on a reasonable bail. The judges have ...
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What Happens at an Arraignment?

THE ARRAIGNMENT PROCESS IN LOS ANGELES COURTHOUSES In Los Angeles County the arraignment is the first official court appearance in front of a judge. The defendant will be presented with the charges ...
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Domestic Violence and Restraining Orders

LEARN HOW A RESTRAINING ORDER RELATES TO A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CASE IN LOS ANGELES In order to obtain a restraining order in Los Angeles County, you or your attorney must go down to the courthouse that ...
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Get Your Juvenile Record Seal and Destroyed

Our Criminal Defense Attorneys at the Hedding Law Firm have a genuine interest in helping juveniles go into adulthood with a clear record. A new law in California has made it easier to seal and ...
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The Crime of Disorderly Conduct

The crime of disorderly conduct is not one specific thing but covers several activities that are considered disorderly conduct under California law. Our Attorneys do not want anyone to be a victim of ...
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Man Released After 34 Years in Prison

34 years of his life spent behind bars and now he steps out, looks out into the sun and says, "This is really beautiful," with tears in his eyes as he sat in the park all Sunday afternoon. ...
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Five Santa Cruz Gang Members Arrested for 12 Year Old Boy's Killing

Joseph Mendoza, a 12 year old boy, was shot to death on August 8, 2012, as he was standing on a sidewalk in the city's Lower Ocean neighborhood near the San Lorenzo River. According to police ...
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$1 Billion Illegal Website Builder Busted

A drug website? Now that's not a very common method of drug distribution, but this particular site generated more than $1 billion. FBI agents found him in the science fiction section of a small ...
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Disbarred Attorney and Registered Nurse Facing 20 Years in Federal Prison For Fraud

Philip Eric Myers, 61, of Santa Barbara, a disbarred attorney, and Brian Ben-Israel, 53, a registered nurse, face maximum sentences of up to 20 years in prison and a $250,000 fine for mail and wire ...
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16 Year Old Caught in the Chimney Attempting to Burglarize Home

Another word for juvenile is immature, childish, and youthful. These words pretty much explain why a juvenile should not attempt to commit a crime, especially if you are going to need help from the ...
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Topanga Mall Kidnap and Rape Suspect Faces Life in Prison

The man who was arrested for the Topanga mall kidnapping and rape incident, 18 year old Kioki Ray Snowden, is facing 14 felony counts in Van Nuys court. His first appearance was Monday July 15, 2013 ...
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Glendale Man To Plead Guilty To Computer Fraud & Aggravated Identity Theft

Karen "Gary" Kazaryan, 27, from Glendale, has been accused of hacking into Facebook, Skype, and email accounts and using women's personal information and pictures to coerce them to strip ...
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Former New England Patriot Charged With Murder

Aaron Hernandez, former New England Patriot tight end, has been in the criminal spot light this past week. When he was suspected of murder, an arrest warrant was issued and on June 26, 2013 he was ...
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Blue Alert For Ex LAPD Police Officer

A blue alert has been put out for an ex LAPD officer on February 7, 2013. Former LAPD officer, Christopher Jordan Dorner, 33, is suspected for killing 3 people and injuring two other. Daughter of ...
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Elementary School Shooting in Connecticut

The police suspect that there were two, but one gunman, identified as 24 year old Adam Lanza now lies dead. On a peaceful Friday morning in Connecticut, Adam Lanza entered an elementary school at ...
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The Hedding Law Firm
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