If you are convicted of a felony in California and go to prison you will deal with parole upon your release. Violating the terms of your parole could mean being returned to prison in very short order, so it’s important to understand what you’re getting into. Parole is separate from probation, which is a sentence…

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Many people don’t realize that confessions can be involuntary, coerced, or false. People imagine that the only possible reason why someone would ever confess to a crime is if they are guilty of one. Nothing could be further from the truth. Almost every wrongful conviction involves some form of false confession. Even the courts know…

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One of the options we have for helping you with your criminal defense matter is to pursue a pretrial diversion program. Here in Los Angeles, there are four programs that we might be able to take advantage of if you meet the eligibility criteria for one of the programs. Here’s what you need to know…

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