• 04 Dec 2017
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Murder v. Manslaughter Under California Laws

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Criminal Defense December 4, 2017 0 Comment
Murder v. Manslaughter Under California Laws

To the loved ones of a person killed by another, there is little difference between the terms murder and manslaughter – either way, they lost their loved one. However, for the person facing criminal charges of killing another person, the difference between murder and manslaughter can be huge. It can mean the difference between a …

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  • 29 Sep 2017
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Criminal and Civil Consequences of White Collar Crimes

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Criminal Defense September 29, 2017 0 Comment
Criminal and Civil Consequences of White Collar Crimes

White collar crimes are commonly referred to any type of criminal crimes that do not involve physical violence and that relate largely to financial matters. People charged with white collar crimes have the same rights and protections as defendants accused of other crimes because white collar crime involve mostly the same legal principles. What sets …

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  • 25 Sep 2017
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DUI False Positives and Other Unusual Drunk Driving Arrests

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Criminal Defense September 25, 2017 0 Comment
DUI False Positives and Other Unusual Drunk Driving Arrests

Have you ever heard about the driver who was arrested for drunk driving because he had taken cough medication? Or what about the state legislator who successfully argued that the breath spray caused a false positive on the Breathalyzer test that was administered? Although police offers and courts generally accept the result of breathalyzer tests …

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  • 15 Sep 2017
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The Important Role of a Criminal Defense Attorney

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Criminal Defense September 15, 2017 0 Comment
The Important Role of a Criminal Defense Attorney

A criminal conviction is not automatic, but rather involves a drawn out process. The criminal courts and laws do not automatically find a person guilty of a crime and sentence him or her. The United States Constitution gives each person certain rights and protections. However, it takes a talented and experienced Stockton criminal defense attorney …

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  • 11 Sep 2017
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Collecting Evidence In a Criminal Case

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Criminal Defense September 11, 2017 0 Comment
Collecting Evidence In a Criminal Case

Collecting the right evidence is key in getting acquitted of criminal charges. The type of evidence you collect and the sources you consult with to get the evidence will depend on the specific facts of your case and the specific offenses you have been charged with. The most important step you need to take before …

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  • 14 Aug 2017
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Should I Hire a Criminal Attorney If I’m Innocent?

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Criminal Defense August 14, 2017 0 Comment
Should I Hire a Criminal Attorney If I’m Innocent?

Just because you are charged with a crime does not mean you are actually guilty of that crime. However, just because you believe or are certain that you are innocent, you still need to hire an experienced Stockton criminal defense lawyer to help prove your innocence. Unfortunately, innocent people are arrested and convicted all the …

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  • 11 Aug 2017
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Avoid the Pitfalls of Plea Bargaining

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Criminal Defense August 11, 2017 0 Comment
Avoid the Pitfalls of Plea Bargaining

Most criminal cases in the Central Valley area are resolved through plea agreements. Plea negotiations are a “routine” way for disposing of cases in the criminal justice system. Approximately 90 percent of criminal cases in both federal and state courts are resolved through plea bargaining. Since plea bargaining is common practice in criminal courts, it …

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  • 20 Jul 2017
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What To Do If You Get Arrested

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Criminal Defense July 20, 2017 0 Comment
What To Do If You Get Arrested

In 2015, law enforcement made an estimated 10,797,088 arrests. Of these arrests, 505.681 were for violent crimes, and 1,463,213 were for property crimes. Most people don’t meaningfully do things to get arrested. And regardless of why and what you get arrested for, it can no doubt be stressful for both you and your loved ones. …

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