Assault with a deadly weapon is basically what it sounds like. It means you are accused of assaulting someone and at the time you had something that could have been considered a deadly weapon. Like most legal issues, assault with a deadly weapon isn’t as...

Everybody has a right to privacy, especially here in California. No one wants to deal with someone spying on them in private situations. That is why the state of California has a few different laws revolving around people’s right to privacy. According to state law, there...

Miranda is like a middle-aged guardian angel looking out for all arrested individuals. Before the 1960s Miranda vs. Arizona case, there were no laws protecting the rights of arrested people. They could be interrogated under intimidating police methods that might lead to a false submission...

Family members - they can be all sorts of fun, loving, overbearing, and annoying at times. But that sounds pretty typical to every family and it quickly becomes easy to deal with. And though you don't want to admit it, you might even miss quirky...

People tend to believe that unlike other drug dealers, they won’t get busted, or they won’t get into an accident while driving under the influence. People believe they will not get caught and nothing bad will happen to them like it does to others. However...

The Eighth Amendment of the United States Constitution protects arrested individuals against excessive bail. This means that their bail amount cannot be astronomically expensive to the point they have no means of meeting it. Though bail is costly and determined based on factors like criminal...