What is a Misdemeanor in California and What Are Some Possible Defenses?
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What is a Misdemeanor in California and What Are Some Possible Defenses?

Michelle Patrick
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22 November, 2021
We all know that people who break the law are committing a crime. Some crimes are more serious than others. Getting a speeding ticket is a less serious offense than attacking someone with a knife. Understanding how crimes are categorized and knowing your right...

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The Best TV Shows to Binge Watch About the Law

The Best TV Shows to Binge Watch About the Law

Cassidy Chansirik | 23 November, 2020

As voting season approaches in November, it’s important to learn about laws, and how they impact our communities.  Here are the best TV shows to binge watch...

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Learn More About Free Speech on June 30

Learn More About Free Speech on June 30

Monique Bolsajian | 23 November, 2020

The murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Elijah McClain at the hands of police have sparked national conversations and protests about police brutality, racial jus...

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How to Help Small Businesses That Were Looted (Note: This Doesn't Mean You Have to Grab a Broom and Help In Person)

How to Help Small Businesses That Were Looted (Note: Th...

Cassidy Chansirik | 23 November, 2020

Doesn't it seem like ages ago when agitators, posing as protesters, looted businesses across America? Well, it was less than a month ago. And many of those small...

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The Courthouse in Torrance Has Re-Opened. Here's a Guide.

The Courthouse in Torrance Has Re-Opened. Here's a Guid...

Monique Bolsajian | 23 November, 2020

The Torrance Courthouse, one of the courthouses in the Los Angeles Superior Court, is where you can: Appear in and file cases with civil court, including Civil Haras...

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Do Eviction Moratoriums Apply to Commercial Properties?

Do Eviction Moratoriums Apply to Commercial Properties?

Romario Conrado | 23 November, 2020

Across the country, people renting apartments and other types of housing are having trouble making their monthly payments.  But people who rent commercial space a...

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California Immigrant Youth Justice Alliance: A Group Fighting for Immigrant Youth Rights

California Immigrant Youth Justice Alliance: A Group Fi...

Cassidy Chansirik | 23 November, 2020

For Itzel Calvo, an Ethnic Studies major at U.C. Berkeley, working with her community has been as much part of her routine as brushing her teeth.  After witnessin...

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