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Los Angeles Felony Lawyer

What Happens When Someone is Arrested for a Felony There are two types levels of crime that may be charged in a criminal case: misdemeanor and felony. In this blog, I will discuss what happens when someone is facing felony charges in a criminal court. There are hundreds of felony crimes in the California Penal Code and almost all criminal conduct can rise to the level of a felony, depending on the circumstances of a case. When you or someone you love is facing criminal charges, always seek the counsel of a criminal defense attorney prior to taking any type...

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Can Electronic Monitoring Reduce Prison Populations?

The state of California is under a court order to reduce its prison populations. Now, former supervisor Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi is looking to introduce a potential solution to this issue through an ordinance that would expand the qualifications for electronic monitoring of criminal offenders. The proposed law would allow more people to exchange custody and jail time for wearing an ankle bracelet that tracks their location at any given time, which is usually issued with house arrest situation. Under this ordinance, those who are charged with a crime and awaiting trial would not have to post bail, and instead serve...

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THE PRELIMINARY HEARING

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Vitaly Sigal discusses preliminary hearings

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Frequently Asked Questions in a Criminal Case

As a Los Angeles criminal defense attorney I find that people who are charged with a crime generally have common concerns. While each criminal case is unique and only a criminal defense lawyer who knows the facts of your case can completely answer your questions, I have compiled a list of common questions that many people charged with a crime ask that I feel is helpful. If you have a specific question regarding your criminal case, feel free to contact SIGAL LAW GROUP and we will be happy to give you a free consultation. CALL TOLL FREE AT 888 335-6008...