• 03 Apr 2021
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California Domestic Violence Laws

Posted by srailawoffice In Domestic Violence April 3, 2021 0 Comment
California Domestic Violence Laws

Domestic violence cases have become very politically charged and are regularly treated as “guilty until proven innocent.” Police are required under the law to arrest any individual as long as they merely think some domestic violence has taken place. Even with cases that do not involve documented injuries, it is important to be proactive and …

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  • 01 Apr 2021
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What You Need to Know About Domestic Violence Arrests and Charges

Posted by srailawoffice In Domestic Violence April 1, 2021 0 Comment
What You Need to Know About Domestic Violence Arrests and Charges

Even if the police merely think that some type or degree of domestic violence has occurred in a relationship, they are obligated under the law to take the individual into custody. If you or someone you know has been arrested or charged with domestic violence pursuant to California Penal Code Section 273.5, it is imperative …

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  • 22 Sep 2020
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Heterosexual Couples Are Allowed to Register for Domestic Partnerships Under New California Law

Posted by srailawoffice In Domestic Violence September 22, 2020 0 Comment
Heterosexual Couples Are Allowed to Register for Domestic Partnerships Under New California Law

California passed a new law that legalizes heterosexual couples to file for domestic partnerships. This law allows all couples in the state the option to choose between either a marriage or a domestic partnership option to declare their commitment to each other and to gain state rights that are available to couples. Prior to the …

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  • 11 Mar 2020
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Domestic Violence Under California Law

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Domestic Violence March 11, 2020 0 Comment
Domestic Violence Under California Law

Domestic violence is explained in California Family Code Section 6200 and the sections that follow it. Domestic Violence differs from Civil Harassment because it involves individuals with a certain type of personal relationship. In order for an action to fall under the laws of Domestic Violence in the family law setting, there must be a …

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  • 24 Apr 2019
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Defining Domestic Violence in a California Divorce

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Divorce April 24, 2019 0 Comment
Defining Domestic Violence in a California Divorce

Despite what most people may think, you can be abused by an intimate partner. In fact, more than 10 million women and men are abused by their significant others in the United States each year. Abuse generally takes many forms, and abusers tend to use a combination of tactics to control the person being abused. …

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  • 29 Dec 2017
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Defending Domestic Violence Charges

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Domestic Violence December 29, 2017 0 Comment
Defending Domestic Violence Charges

A domestic violence conviction can have serious consequences. California laws have little tolerance for domestic violence. A conviction can drastically alter your life, even if you are not guilty of the alleged crime. If you got into a mild dispute with your spouse that somehow was misinterpreted for domestic violence, your private disagreement could instantly …

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  • 25 Apr 2015
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When Domestic Violence Hits Home

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Domestic Violence April 25, 2015 0 Comment
When Domestic Violence Hits Home

It may have been an isolated event.  However, when domestic violence hits home, it can erupt into total mayhem.  It is important to comprehend what constitutes domestic violence.  It is also critical to understand the consequences associated with acts of domestic violence. Limitations on who can make Domestic Violence claims As the name implies, domestic …

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