Criminal Appeals: One thing you must know about appealing after a guilty plea.

February 09, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comments

DISCLAIMER: The information contained in this blog is general in nature and subject to change at any time. Under no circumstance should it be construed as legal advice. YOU MAY NEED A CERTIFICATE OF PROBABLE CAUSE: Filing a criminal appeal can be a tricky process. There are time limits, and many procedural rules that can permanently […]

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EMERGING PREJUDICE STANDARD FOR VACATING A GUILTY PLEA UNDER CALIFORNIA PENAL CODE SECTION 1016.5

January 02, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comments

DISCLAIMER: The information contained in this blog is general in nature and subject to change at any time. Under no circumstance should it be construed as legal advice. INTRO/HISTORY: Section 1016.5 of the California Penal Code protects  non-citizens from unknowingly subjecting themselves to harsh immigration consequences.  (NOTE: the advisement only requires the defendant be aware that removal, […]

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