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2012 Penalties For DUI

Posted by Brian Michaels | Sep 04, 2012 | 0 Comments

Posted on April 13, 2012 Every year California adds new penalties for Drunk Driving convictions. The following is a summary of the most common punishments set forth in the CA Judge's Benchguide. It is important to understand that these sentencing guidelines can be imposed, however, there are way...

Good news for medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted by Brian Michaels | Sep 03, 2012 | 0 Comments

Medical marijuana patients in Los Angeles can exhale a sigh of relief. At least for now. LA's marijuana dispensary ban, which was set to go into effect in one week, has been temporarily suspended after patients and supporters delivered 50,000 signatures to force a referendum on the ban, the city ...

How to Beat a DUI

Posted by Brian Michaels | Jan 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Breathalyzers, Field Sobriety Tests Can Be Inaccurate POSTED: 2:06 pm PST January 4, 2012 BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -- By Ed Greenberger, THELAW.TV With the holidays come and gone, thousands of Americans are facing an unwanted byproduct of the festive season – a drunk driving charge. Driving under th...

2011 News on Medical Marijuana

Posted by Brian Michaels | Jan 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

2011: The Year In Review – NORML's Top 10 Events That Shaped Marijuana Policy by Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy DirectorDecember 29, 2011 #1 NORML Sues to Halt Government's Prosecution of Medical Cannabis Providers In October, the United States Deputy Attorney General, along with the four US...


Posted by Brian Michaels | Nov 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Earlier this year, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. signed Assembly Bill (AB) 109 and AB 117, historic legislation that will enable California to close the revolving door of low-level inmates cycling in and out of state prisons. It is the cornerstone of California's solution for reducing the number o...

Casey Anthony Editorial

Posted by Brian Michaels | Nov 09, 2011 | 0 Comments

Attorney Michaels Casey Anthony Article: CASEY ANTHONY ANALYSIS The only thing I find shocking about the result of the Casey Anthony verdict is that so many people were shocked. This happens time and again in...

DUI's and the Holidays

Posted by Brian Michaels | Oct 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

It's the Holiday season and once again it is also high season for Driving Under The Influence cases in the Los Angeles area. Driving Under The Influence cases make up a solid majority of criminal cases in the Los Angeles area and are one of the most common crimes that attorneys are faced with in ...

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