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COVID-19 is in California and it has pushed most of our lives online as we have been required to stay at home as much as possible, even for work.  Everybody is used to spendin…
All nonessential businesses should be closed while banks and restaurants maintain their take out and drive-thru operations. If you have been stopped and accused of nonessential travel when you had the right to be out of your home, a practiced and aggressi… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2020/04/accused-violating-stay-home-order-fresno/


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For most people getting arrested is not a common occurrence.  What you've seen in the movies or television is likely all you have to base your expectations on. Rarely is Hollywo…
For most people getting arrested is not a common occurrence. What you've seen in the movies or television is likely all you have to base your expectations on. Rarely is Hollywood's portrayal of something a true to life depiction. So, what can you expec… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2020/04/what-expect-when-youre-arrested/


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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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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

The Mitchell Law Group handles all major areas of criminal defense, both at the State and Federal level, including the appellate level. If you're faced with a serious felony o…
The Mitchell Law Group handles all major areas of criminal defense, both at the State and Federal level, including the appellate level. If you're faced with a serious felony or misdemeanor charge, and you're concerned about the impact on your life and l… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2020/01/common-criminal-defense-charges/


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If you have been arrested for any type of crime in Fresno, you should know a little bit about the law so that you can put up a good defense. Of course, your Fresno criminal lawyer…
If you have been arrested for any type of crime in Fresno, you should know a little bit about the law so that you can put up a good defense. Of course, your Fresno criminal lawyer will be there to help you through the process. But it also helps if you kno… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2019/12/discuss-whether-you-were-mirandized-your-fresno-criminal-lawyer/


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Fresno County law enforcement personnel have teamed up with several local and federal agencies such as Homeland Security to conduct a sweep of local towns in an effort to cr…
Fresno County law enforcement personnel have teamed up with several local and federal agencies such as Homeland Security to conduct a sweep of local towns in an effort to crackdown on crime and help citizens feel safer within their communities. The effo… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2019/12/operation-goldstar-set-quarterly-activation-fresno-county/


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When working with a criminal defense attorney it's very important to be completely honest with them. Even if you are guilty of the crime, it's best to tell your criminal att…
When working with a criminal defense attorney it's very important to be completely honest with them. Even if you are guilty of the crime, it's best to tell your criminal attorney everything about it. This is because your attorney is bound by client confi… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2019/11/why-should-you-be-honest-your-criminal-defense-attorney/


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When someone is arrested for a crime, they may not be able to think clearly in that moment. Most people are in a state of distress at this time. They're upset about being arrest…
When someone is arrested for a crime, they may not be able to think clearly in that moment. Most people are in a state of distress at this time. They're upset about being arrested and about the effect this is going to have on their lives and their loved o… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2019/10/dont-say-anything-without-your-fresno-criminal-lawyer-present/


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When most people think of arson, they think about someone burning down someone else’s property. However, there are a variety of arson offenses and, corresponding, penal code…
When most people think of arson, they think about someone burning down someone else’s property. However, there are a variety of arson offenses and, corresponding, penal codes. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2019/08/criminal-defense-what-arson/


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If you have committed a crime, you may have a warrant out for your arrest. A judge signs the warrant which should has your name on it, as well as the crime that you were acc…
Officers are aggressively serving and arresting defendants for bench warrants and jail warrants (for not doing required community service). They can show up to your home or place of work. Sometimes its also at a very inconvenient time, like right before… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2019/07/do-you-have-outstanding-warrant/


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  Being charged with a crime is a very scary and confusing time. You may or may not be guilty of the alleged crime(s). The evidence may be shaky, hard to understand, or com…
Being charged with a crime is a very scary and confusing time. You may or may not be guilty of the alleged crime(s). The evidence may be shaky, hard to understand, or completely false. It is also not unheard of to have additional charges tacked on in a… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2019/06/should-i-accept-plea-deal/


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Category: Criminal Defense

If you are in trouble with the law, you are probably confused. The legal system is quite complicated, especially because there are several different levels of offenses in Cali…
If you are in trouble with the law, you are probably confused. The legal system is quite complicated, especially because there are several different levels of offenses in California. While infractions are considered small, petty offenses (e.g. speeding ti… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2019/05/felony-arrests-and-convictions/


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  In the State of California, we have a three strikes law. Every time that you are convicted of a serious or violent felony, it is considered a strike. This includes crimes lik…
In the State of California, we have a three strikes law. Every time that you are convicted of a serious or violent felony, it is considered a strike. This includes crimes like burglary, arson, mayhem, murder, and much more. Here are some things that you s… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/12/fresno-criminal-defense-three-strike-offense/


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If you commit fraud, you are attempting to deceive someone, usually for money. You may also be providing false information to the public or the government.   Since frau…
If you commit fraud, you are attempting to deceive someone, usually for money. You may also be providing false information to the public or the government. Since fraud is such a general term, there are many types of fraud that you can be accused of. If yo… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/11/criminal-defense-types-fraud/


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Category: Criminal Defense

If you end up in legal trouble, you should meet with an experienced criminal defense lawyer. He or she will discuss your case and your defense. Your lawyer may also bring u…
If you end up in legal trouble, you should meet with an experienced criminal defense lawyer. He or she will discuss your case and your defense. Your lawyer may also bring up a plea bargain or deal. Though you may have heard about them, you might not reall… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/10/fresno-criminal-defense-what-plea-deal/


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When you're searching for a criminal lawyer, the stakes are much higher compared to shopping for everyday products and services. On the other hand, at least one part of the proc…
When you're searching for a criminal lawyer, the stakes are much higher compared to shopping for everyday products and services. On the other hand, at least one part of the process is similar. You're likely to go online to find out what their website has … https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/09/what-look-criminal-lawyers-website/


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En el estado de California si usted es descubierto conduciendo con un nivel de alcohol en sangre (BAC) que es 0.08% o más, usted será arrestado por conducir bajo de la influen…
Cuando estas enfrentando un DUI, debes tener en cuenta las graves consecuencias que haber sido acusado de un DUI conlleva. Un abogado defensor de DUI puede ayudar a proteger su licencia. Estas son algunas de las consecuencias por conducir bajo la influenc… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/07/fresno-defensa-de-conducir-borracho-las-consecuencias-de-conducir-bajo-la-influencia/


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If you have been charged with a crime, the time between your arrest and your court date should be taken seriously. Aspects of your day-to-day life can be fair game for judges …
If you have been charged with a crime, the time between your arrest and your court date should be taken seriously. Aspects of your day-to-day life can be fair game for judges and prosecutors to review. Police and investigators will often review your p… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/06/3-criminal-defense-tips-when-it-comes-social-media/


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Category: Criminal Defense

Criminal records, like so many other pieces of paper that we need to establish ourselves in this modern world, are a matter of public record. Which means, of course, that anyo…
Criminal records, like so many other pieces of paper that we need to establish ourselves in this modern world, are a matter of public record. Which means, of course, that anyone who wants to know about your criminal record can find out about it simply b… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/05/criminal-defense-tips-how-get-copy-your-criminal-record/


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