Blog Posts in March, 2019

  • 27-Mar-2019

    Assembly Bill 1713 Seeks to Lower California's BAC Limit

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that intoxicated drivers are responsible for roughly one-third of all traffic fatalities in the United States. In 2014, the CDC published a sobering report regarding the rising number of ...
  • 19-Mar-2019

    What Actions Constitute Petty Theft?

    “Theft” is generally regarded as the intentional and unlawful taking of a separate party’s property. Per California Penal Code Section 484(a) and California Penal Code Section 488 PC, a person can be charged with petty theft if ...
  • 14-Mar-2019

    Indecent Exposure: Defenses & Penalties

    In California, it’s illegal for any person to intentionally expose their genitals in public. Per California Penal Code 314 PC, an individual can be arrested and charged for indecent exposure under the following circumstances: they intentionally ...
  • 8-Mar-2019

    Assembly Bill 2274: California's New "Pet Custody" Law

    According to a survey conducted by the American Pet Products Association, approximately 85 million families in the United States own some type of pet. California residents, in particular, take great pride in spoiling their animal companions. In fact, ...