Redding Criminal Defense Attorneys Understand Sex Crime Laws

Redding Criminal Defense Attorneys Understand Sex Crime Laws

The protection of American citizens against sex crimes began in 1996, but the Wetterling Act only required states to implement offender registries. In 2006, a new federal law, the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006 imposed stiffer regulations on states’ sex offender registry requirements. These new regulations called for not only a

What Are the Consequences of a Shoplifting Conviction?

What Are the Consequences of a Shoplifting Conviction?

A shoplifting conviction can have serious consequences. Understanding California’s shoplifting criminal law can help minimize those consequences. California’s Shoplifting Law Accused shoplifters can be charged with Shoplifting (Penal Code Section 459.5), Petty Theft (Penal Code Section 488), or Grand Theft (Penal Code Section 487). If the value of the merchandise stolen is less than $950,

What Happens If Drunk Driving Causes a Fatal Accident?

What Happens If Drunk Driving Causes a Fatal Accident?

Driving drunk can cause serious consequences. Many people think they can drive even though they’ve had a few drinks, but it’s very dangerous to make that judgment call. Studies have shown that a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of as little as .02 percent (or the consumption of two alcoholic drinks) decreases a driver’s ability to