Blog Posts in Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense2020-05-14T05:57:11+00:00

Blog Posts in Criminal Defense

Popular Posts

Demystifying the DUI Process with Special Guest, Criminal and DUI Attorney, Jay Manning

February 28th, 2019|

Attorney Jay Manning is back with The Amazing E to go over what the law requires enforcement officers to look out for when pulling someone [...]

Law Lets You Have a Clean Record via a Sacramento Expungement Attorney

November 10th, 2017|

Last November, 2014, California voted for Proposition 47, which downgraded “non-serious and non-violent property and drug crimes” to misdemeanors. Since then, courts have reported a [...]

Cultivating Good Energy and How it Can Best Serve You in Life and in the Legal System

October 27th, 2017|

Cultivating good relationships is based on the attitude you bring to any situation. Mike shares why having a bad attitude can dramatically affect the outcome [...]

Interview with Ricki Townsend Substance Use Disorder Counselor and Interventionist

June 6th, 2017|

Fascinating talk with Ricki Townsend, substance-use disorder counselor and interventionist. Ricki has been helping people suffering from addiction for over 30 years. She helps find [...]

Interview with Chris Wright and John Perry – Owners of Clean and Sober Recovery Services

June 2nd, 2017|

Chris and John share their passion and experience helping people recover from substance use disorder. Their business, Clean & Sober Recovery Services, Inc., has offered [...]

Criminal Record Expungement Attorney on Professions that Require a License

January 14th, 2017|

We all make mistakes. Sometimes that mistake can lead to criminal charges. This can have a big impact on our careers and employment opportunities, especially [...]

Congratulations to Special Guest and Newly Appointed Judge – the Honorable Judge Scott Tedman

December 1st, 2016|

Mike is joined by the newly appointed Honorable Judge Scott Tedman, a former criminal defense lawyer and colleague. Learn more on what it takes to [...]

Criminal Law Bills Pending at the Capitol – with special guest Ignacio Hernandez

August 12th, 2016|

Today’s special guest was Ignacio Hernandez from Hernandez Strategy Group, LLC, a government relation, advocacy and communications firm in Sacramento. Ignacio is a lobbyist for [...]

Reducing a Felony Conviction to a Misdemeanor Does Not Happen Automically – Proposition 47

June 29th, 2015|

In November of 2014 Proposition 47 passed giving certain low-level, nonviolent felony convictions the opportunity to be reduced to misdemeanors on old criminal records. The [...]

US Supreme Court Rules Satellite Monitoring Constitutes a Search for Sex Offenders

April 9th, 2015|

The United States Supreme Court in Grady v North Carolina, held on March 30, 2015 that the North Carolina’s satellite-based monitoring program (the equivalent of California’s GPS [...]

Hofsheier Overruled. What is the impact of persons who have been relieved of their duty to register under Penal Code section 290?

April 6th, 2015|

Penal Code section 290 requires mandatory lifetime sex offender registration for persons convicted of most sex offenses including oral copulation with a person under 18, [...]

What to do if you are arrested, but were actually innocent. Sacramento Criminal Record Expungement Attorney on what to do if you are the victim of a False Arrest

April 1st, 2015|

Getting arrested is a tough thing to have happen to you. Moreover, getting arrested for something you didn’t do is really tough and can adversely [...]

California Supreme Court Addresses Jessica’s Law Proposition 83

March 17th, 2015|

Jessica's Law California The California Supreme Court ruled on two cases involving the 2000 foot residency restrictions imposed by Jessica’s law (Proposition 83.) The purpose [...]

Rancho Cordova DUI Attorney: Driving While Impaired on Pot is Still a DUI

December 2nd, 2014|

Marijuana proponents scored a string of victories in 2014. Three states—Maryland, Minnesota, and New York—joined the growing circle of medical marijuana-legal states. Who would’ve thought [...]

Criminal Defense Attorney in Rancho Cordova Makes Top DUI Lawyers List

November 20th, 2014|

Gold River, California (November 13, 2014) – Michael Chastaine, California’s top criminal defense attorney in Rancho Cordova and surrounding locations, has been given the distinction [...]