Criminal Defense Blog

Can you get evicted over drug charges?

While it’s important to think about the administrative and criminal penalties that can come with a drug crime conviction, there is also the reality that there will be other impacts in your life. You may find that it is difficult to get a lease or that you lose your...

What is the presumption of innocence?

Those accused of criminal offenses have a series of fundamental rights. One of the most important is the presumption of innocence. Essentially, the presumption of innocence amounts to a person remaining innocent until they have been proven guilty. Anything to the...

3 reasons you could face theft charges

If the police catch you with stolen goods, it will be difficult to claim you are innocent. As far as they are concerned, they have evidence to prove that you are guilty. Yet, there are several ways that you could end up in possession of items that you know nothing...

Will you go to jail due to a first-offense DUI?

In California, one of the things you should know is that a DUI is taken very seriously. Driving under the influence has the potential to lead to injuries to yourself and others. Crashes could lead to deaths, too. For that reason, you could face serious criminal...