Criminal Law

Can a Tennis Shoe Be a “Dangerous Weapon”? A Butter Knife?

In criminal cases, judges often rule whether an item used by…

Gang Members Threaten Cops Without Saying A Word

You’ve probably been asking yourself whether non-verbal conduct…

Liability for Savage Beating of Arrestee in Jail Cell

Overview: What duties does a jail owe to its arrestees? If the…

Implied Consent To Be Searched Comes With Driver's License

Overview: Unbeknownst to most California drivers, when you apply…