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Many US veterans have received unfair treatment by the California judicial system and found that the judge did not take into consideration their mental capacity or mil…
Many US veterans have received unfair treatment by the California judicial system and found that the judge did not take into consideration their mental capacity during sentencing. As of January 1st, 2015, California judges are required to consider the tra… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2020/03/are-you-veteran-who-received-unfair-sentence-prior-january-1st-2015/


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Category: Criminal Defense

Recently enacted, The Mental Health Diversion Law (PC 1001.36) allows for alternative sentencing and treatment under special circumstances. A written motion submitted by a wel…
Recently enacted, The Mental Health Diversion Law (PC 1001.36) allows for alternative sentencing and treatment under special circumstances. A written motion submitted by a well-qualified attorney is routinely opposed by the prosecution. Thus, when conside… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2020/02/defend-your-rights-california-mental-health-diversion-law-requires-expert-help/


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Category: Criminal Defense

If you make a threat against someone, you may be charged with a crime. (See Penal Code section 422).  Being found guilty of criminal threat in Californiacould result in either …
If you make a threat against someone, you may be charged with a crime. Being found guilty of criminal threat in California could result in either a misdemeanor or felony conviction, with possibly months or years spent in prison. What can be considered a c… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/07/were-your-behaviors-seen-criminal-threat-contact-criminal-attorney/


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Category: Criminal Defense

When a police car follows you on the road, and the officer signals for you to pull over, in some situations you might panic. You may think it's a better idea to hit the gas pedal …
When a police car follows you on the road, and the officer signals for you to pull over, in some situations you might panic. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2014/08/fresno-dui-attorney-cautions-you-about-fleeing-police-road/


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