How Long Does an Offense Stay on My Record?

How Long Does an Offense Stay on My Record?

Allegations of domestic violence or abuse can affect your personal and professional life for many years.  In the state of California, such charges are taken very seriously and usually prosecuted…

Jail Time Sentencing for California Domestic Violence Offenses

Jail Time Sentencing for California Domestic Violence Offenses

An accusation of domestic violence is a serious crime. Not only can it result in criminal penalties, but the label as an abuser can follow you the rest of your…

How to Drop Domestic Violence Charges in California

How to Drop Domestic Violence Charges in California

Anyone who has ever been involved in a meaningful partnership of any kind knows that relationships are hard. When two people decide to start living together, problems are sure to…

The Effects of Domestic Violence on Children

The Effects of Domestic Violence on Children

Above anything else, a child’s first need is to feel safe and secure from harm.  This includes having a home that is free of violence and guardians that protect them….

Misdemeanor or a Felony?

Misdemeanor or a Felony?

Whether or not a domestic violence defendant is charged with a misdemeanor or felony largely depends upon the specific actions committed by the defendant. Misdemeanors refer to crimes in which…

How to Claim Self Defense When Charged With Domestic Violence

How to Claim Self Defense When Charged With Domestic Violence

Domestic violence incidences are far more common than many would like to admit and fairly easy for the victim to be charged with committing the offense. There are a number…


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