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Many people often associate the phrase “domestic violence” with physical abuse. Once a person claims to be a victim of domestic violence, we readily conjure up images of that individual being on the receiving end of slaps, punches and other forms of physical abuse. While it’s true that physical violence is directly related to domestic […]

The probation report filed in this case was correct that petitioner was entitled to the actual credits in the amount of 743 days for the days he spent at home under house arrest, wearing an ankle monitor, during his pre-trial confinement. In People v. Anaya (2007) 158 Cal.App.4th 608, the court stated that “Section 1203.016 […]

Attorney Jay Leiderman is the guest on the second ever Commander X radio show: Commander X Speaks on PLF Radio Check it out:  http://localleaks.me/plf/CXS12812.mp3 Topics include legal analysis of the recent conviction of “Weev” and “Nerdo” and the new indictment of Barrett Brown.   Feds: Homeless hacker ‘Commander X’ arrested Christopher Doyon, a 47-year-old homeless man, […]

DUI – Prescription Drugs & Drugged Driving: What Should You Know When most people think of DUI, they associate it with drinking and driving. However, in all U.S. states, someone can be charged with some form of DUI for operating a vehicle while under the influence or prescription drugs or other controlled substances. This could […]

THE FRUITS OF AN ILLEGAL SEARCH OR SEIZURE ARE TAINTED AND MAY NOT BE USED AS EVIDENCE Evidence seized as the result of a search or seizure (or an arrest) which has exceeded permissible bounds is the “fruit of the poisonous tree” and must be excluded. Wong Sun v. United States, (1973) 371 U.S. 471. Thus confessions, […]