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How to Successfully Recant a Domestic Violence Statement

Rabin Nabizadeh
January 27, 2023

Domestic violence is a problematic situation. Numerous cases of domestic violence take place within a family unit. As a result, the legal process can be messy. In some situations, someone may accuse a family member of domestic violence, only to try to recant their statement later. What does this mean? How is a domestic violence […]

California Domestic Violence Statistics

Rabin Nabizadeh
January 27, 2023

Sadly, domestic abuse, domestic violence, and intimate partner violence are far more common than many realize. These were issues swept under the rug under the guise of someone’s personal, private relationships. It is good news that more attention is being paid to domestic violence, but it is also apparent that it is far more common […]

How To Get a Child Endangerment Charge Dropped?

Rabin Nabizadeh
January 27, 2023

Children are among the most vulnerable members of the population, and they deserve to be protected. That is why child endangerment laws are in place. They have been put in place to protect children, and a charge of child endangerment can be severe. If you or a loved one get charged with child endangerment, it […]

Domestic Violence and Immigration

Rabin Nabizadeh
January 27, 2023

Are you an immigrant accused of domestic violence? If so, you might be concerned that you will get deported. You might also worry that you could face significant fines and jail time. Even though there are many moving parts involved, this is something you can avoid facing on your own. You need to reach out […]

When You Are Not the Father, But You Are the Suspect

Rabin Nabizadeh
January 10, 2023

Using genealogical research in solving crimes has become the new go-to for law enforcement agencies worldwide. When a suspect in a decades-old murder case is finally apprehended and brought to trial, the entire community, often the entire world, breathes a sigh of relief. Justice has finally been served. But how just is a criminal prosecution […]

Marsy’s Law: Vague Legislation and the Deprivation of Constitutional Rights

Rabin Nabizadeh
January 10, 2023

As a nation, we tend to react universally to particular catchphrases and soundbites. One term that gets our collective hackles up is the word “victim.” Everyone wants to support and appear sympathetic to the victim; no one wants to seem judgmental of a victim. We have gotten so adept at our collective tiptoeing that we […]

9 Steps in a Criminal Defense Case

Rabin Nabizadeh
October 5, 2022

If you’re in a situation where you are facing criminal charges, the criminal process can be confusing. The justice system has specific steps they follow. Whether federal or state, the prosecuting attorney has the challenge of proving guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. That means obtaining an attorney from a reputable law firm that understands the […]

How Much Is a DUI in California?

Rabin Nabizadeh
October 5, 2022

A little night out with your friends is fine. A little sip of party bourbon won’t cause anyone any trouble. However, when all that little moments of sipping drinks add up, it could end up in a disaster. Dealing with a DUI conviction is not easy, and it could even cost you thousands of penalty […]

When Is It Considered Domestic Violence

Rabin Nabizadeh
October 4, 2022

Domestic violence is the attempt to gain power over and control another human within the household through a wide range of abusive behavior. Domestic violence can happen to anyone, regardless of race, sex, sexual orientation, class, education, etc. It often involves physical abuse, and other types of abuse as well. Abusive relationships are too common, […]

California Sex Offender Laws

Rabin Nabizadeh
October 4, 2022

Are you concerned about California sex offender laws? If you’re visiting this page, you likely have an important reason why you need to view this information. Maybe a friend was just convicted of a sex offense, or others accused you of a sex crime. Perhaps you have children and want the most updated and relevant […]