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How Long Does a Misdemeanor Stay on Your Record?

Rabin Nabizadeh
February 9, 2022
Misdemeanor offenses are far less severe than a felony. But, a misdemeanor offense is greater than that of an infarction. If you received a misdemeanor offense, it's crucial to understand how long this crime will stay on your record. The truth is there is no one way to answer this question. The length of time [...]

What Can Sex Offenders Not Do in California?

Rabin Nabizadeh
February 9, 2022
Sex offenders are some of the most regulated criminals in California. Because of this, registered sex offenders are restricted from enjoying certain activities. These regulations help keep communities safe. This restriction increases the challenges a registered sex offender will need to face. Sex crime offenders are restricted from applying to specific job opportunities. People who [...]

How Serious Is Domestic Violence in California?

Rabin Nabizadeh
February 8, 2022
Domestic violence is a severe problem in California since it undermines the welfare of families and puts children in danger. Domestic violence may be domestic battery or domestic abuse. Each has its consequences that can be irreparable, especially for children. California law provides for the protection of all family members from domestic violence. No one [...]

California Sex Offender Registry Laws in 2021

Rabin Nabizadeh
February 8, 2022
The California Sex Offender Registry is a database of sex offenders. People who have been convicted of a sex crime offense in California are required to register their personal information. The law requires convicted sex offenders to comply. Otherwise, they will face severe criminal punishments under the new sex offender registration act. Our California criminal [...]

Assault vs Battery | What Is The Difference?

Rabin Nabizadeh
February 8, 2022

It is vital to grasp the distinction between assault and battery charges. If you are wrongfully accused of either crime, you will know your rights by reading this article. If you need legal assistance with your assault or battery charge, call our esteemed law firm now! Our experienced criminal defense attorney will educate you about […]

How Long Does a Felony Stay on Your Record?

Rabin Nabizadeh
February 8, 2022
In the United States, felonies are considered serious crimes and have harsher punishments. A felony conviction can have lasting consequences for an individual's life, including being unable to obtain employment in particular fields or obtaining a professional license. This article discusses how long a felony conviction stays on your record and what necessary steps you [...]

Escorting vs. Prostitution: What’s The Difference?

Rabin Nabizadeh
December 10, 2021
Escort service and prostitution are often used interchangeably, but they have differences. Escorting is legal in some places and illegal in others. But, it's hard to know where you stand in a legal sense when offering these services. It can be even more difficult if your business spans many jurisdictions. On the other hand, prostitution [...]

Can A Lawyer Really Help With DUI?

Rabin Nabizadeh
October 14, 2021

Facing DUI charges can put yourself and your future in jeopardy as it can result in severe consequences, especially when someone was injured as a result. DUI or driving under the influence was a relatively minor offense before, and DUI cases rarely made the news. And the penalties were limited to DUI classes and fines. […]

What Happens To Your Possessions When You Go To Jail?

Rabin Nabizadeh
October 14, 2021

It’s tough to go to prison or be put to jail. The hassle and everything in between can shred significant amounts of time outside preparing for what will happen to your money, bills, possessions, and other concerns. However, even though you are inside the prison, your financial obligations won’t go away. On top of that, […]

How Long After An Accident Can I Be Charged With A DUI?

Rabin Nabizadeh
October 14, 2021

Find out how long after an accident you can be charged with a DUI. Are there time limits on when a person can be charged with the crime of Driving Under the Influence? Time moves fast when you are having fun. One after another, you take shots trying to catch up with the euphoria in […]