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Proposed Bill Would Prohibit Landlords From Threatening to Report Undocumented Tenants

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California is home to over 2 million undocumented immigrants, and many of them live in apartments managed by landlords. Some landlords have used their tenant’s undocumented status as leverage in seeking to, among other things, get them to move out of rent-controlled apartments....
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What NOT to Include in Your California Prenup

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Creating a prenuptial agreement in California does not have to be difficult, and it is in fact a far simpler way of addressing legal matters related to the marriage than waiting until a couple decides to divorce and trying to address them in the contention and stress of that...

Los Angeles DUI Checkpoints as of 04/27/17

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Always remember to please ride with a designated driver and be sure to be safe. Here are the DUI / DWI checkpoints this week as provided by law enforcement. As always, if you have any questions related to this post feel free to give us a call. LAPD Targets Impaired Drivers with...

Los Angeles DUI Checkpoints as of 04/10/17

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Always remember to please ride with a designated driver and be sure to be safe. Here are the DUI / DWI checkpoints this week as provided by law enforcement. As always, if you have any questions related to this post feel free to give us a call. LAPD Targets Impaired Drivers with...
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New Federal Crackdown on Marijuana May Mean Criminal Charges for Californians

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Many Californians cheered last November when voters passed Proposition 64, which decriminalized the possession and sale of small amounts of marijuana for recreational purposes. Although California already a robust medical marijuana industry since Proposition 215 was passed two...

Los Angeles DUI Checkpoints as of 03/29/17

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Always remember to please ride with a designated driver and be sure to be safe. Here are the DUI / DWI checkpoints this week as provided by law enforcement. As always, if you have any questions related to this post feel free to give us a call. LAPD Targets Impaired Drivers with...
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When Can Law Enforcement “Wiretap” a Person

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The concept of “wiretapping” has been in the news lately with claims that the former President “wiretapped” the sitting President. And any fan of gritty crime shows and movies like “The Wire,” “The Sopranos,” or “The Conversation” knows that wiretapping and other forms of...

Los Angeles DUI Checkpoints as of 03/23/17

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Always remember to please ride with a designated driver and be sure to be safe. Here are the DUI / DWI checkpoints this week as provided by law enforcement. As always, if you have any questions related to this post feel free to give us a call. LAPD Targets Impaired Drivers with...
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Can the Police Search My Home Without a Warrant?

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It’s rarely a good sign when the police come knocking at your door. But when the police come to your house looking for evidence of a crime, this can be an extremely dangerous situation, and how you respond can be critical to defending yourself or a family member from criminal...

Los Angeles DUI Checkpoints as of 03/03/17

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Always remember to please ride with a designated driver and be sure to be safe. Here are the DUI / DWI checkpoints this week as provided by law enforcement. As always, if you have any questions related to this post feel free to give us a call. LAPD Targets Impaired Drivers with...