Violent Crimes

Recent Posts in Violent Crimes

  • 12-Dec-2017

    Assault of Self-Defense? Drawing the Line in California Law

    Everyone in the country is guaranteed the right to life, liberty, and “the pursuit of happiness,” which includes protection from undue harm. Along this line of legal thinking, you have the right to try to stop violent acts against you or ...
  • 7-Mar-2016

    Crimes of Passion: Murder or Manslaughter?

    When someone takes the life of another individual, it is the violent crime of homicide by definition but either murder or manslaughter by circumstance. When there appears to be malicious intent and planning leading up to the homicidal act, the ...