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Times Police Can Search You or Your Home or Car Without a Warrant

The fourth amendment of the United States Constitution grants persons reasonable rights to not have themselves and their properties searched. Unlawful searches and seizures can violate a person's expectation of privacy. There are, however, several mitigat…
The fourth amendment of the United States Constitution grants persons reasonable rights to not have themselves and their properties searched. Unlawful searches and seizures can vio… http://fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/05/times-police-can-search-you-or-your-home-or-car-without-warrant/

Real Talk From A Fresno Criminal Defense Lawyer

It's time for some real talk about the type of people who find themselves facing criminal charges such as DUI. Good people can and do find themselves on the wrong side of the law. This includes your family, your friends, doctors, teachers, even you. Clear…
The long-running and popular syndicated television show Cops has brought the lives of police officers and suspects into the living rooms of the American public for over 25 years… http://fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/05/real-talk-fresno-criminal-defense-lawyer/

Fresno DUI Attorney: What to Do When Pulled Over for DUI

If you get charged with a DUI, the way you conducted yourself during the stop can influence the outcome of your case. Here's what to do when pulled over for DUI...
It's late at night, and you're driving home from a dinner party. The event was a smashing success. You may or may not have downed a few glasses of wine as you enjoyed the post-meal… http://fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/05/fresno-dui-attorney-what-do-when-pulled-over-dui/

What to Do If You've Been Charged with Felony Domestic Violence in California

A resident of California can be charged domestic violence if he or she commits a criminal act against a spouse or former spouse, a cohabitant or former cohabitant, a parent with whom he or she has a child, or a partner in a dating relationship. Several s…
When Armando Ortega walked into a Yolo County courtroom in April 2016, the consensus among court observers was that prosecutor Deanna Hays had a strong—if not a slam-dunk—case aga… http://fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/05/what-do-if-youve-been-charged-felony-domestic-violence-california/

Are you in danger of a California DUI charge involving marijuana?

Although recreational marijuana use is permitted in the state, it's legal only within certain boundaries; people may still get in trouble for marijuana use if they have too much in their possession, are under the age of 21, or attempt to sell it in an una…
KCRA Sacramento recently published an overview of marijuana use in California - what's legal, and what isn't. There are lines that people can unwittingly cross. Although recreatio… http://fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/05/are-you-danger-california-dui-charge-involving-marijuana/