Month: July 2020

RESTRAINING ORDERS: WHAT THEY DON’T TELL YOU…

THERE ARE VARIOUS TYPES OF RESTRAINNG ORDERS: DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RESTRAINING ORDERS CIVIL HARASSMENT RESTRAINING ORDERS EMERGENCY PROTECTIVE RESTRAINING ORDERS IF YOU ARE THE RESPONDENT, MEANING, SOMEONE HAS FILED A RESTRAINING ORDER AGAINST YOU-DO NOT IGNORE IT! HERE’S WHY: IT CAN AFFECT YOUR ABILITY TO FIND EMPLOYMENT IF GRANTED; IT STAYS IN EFFECT FROM 3 YEARS …

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Drug Crimes

DRUG CRIMES

Although THE LAW OFFICES OF VICTORIA CLEMANS has represented many clients with substance abuse issues, the one crime that is highly charged is sales of  a controlled substance such as METH or 11379(a). There are all kinds of “buy busts” set up throughout the Southland and you never know when you’re selling to a confidential …

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DUI & DWI

Driving Under the Influence, Driving While Intoxicated Driving under the influence has become more and more prevalent over the last ten years. Some prosecutors are filing cases on “impairment” for a “low blow” or a .05 even though state law mandates that your BAC (blood alcohol content) has to be .08 or above. There are …

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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE 273.5

Domestic Violence is a wobbler (can be charged as a felony or a misdemeanor).  *** Domestic Violence is violent or aggressive behavior within the home, typically involving the violent abuse of a spouse or partner. “Police, social services, and voluntary agencies are working together to tackle domestic violence.” Although this crime used to be more …

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