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New Law: Veterans Now Eligible for DUI Diversion

On August 7, 2017, Governor Brown signed SB 725 which amends Penal Code section 1001.80 regarding veteran’s diversion by adding subdivision (l) to take effect as urgency legislation. Subdivision (l) now states: “Notwithstanding any other law, including Section 23640 of the Vehicle Code, a misdemeanor offense for which a defendant may be placed in a [..]

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The Police Are Listening!

  UPDATE: The American Bar Association (ABA) recently filed a report about prosecutors obtaining video recordings of attorney-client meetings from private-run prisons.  This absolutely confirms that law enforcement officers and prosecutors are attempting to listen to confidential communications in violation of the law. See the ABA story at this link. ORIGINAL POST: In 2003, I [..]

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