Assault charges in California are treated very seriously by prosecuting authorities. They can have a dramatic impact on the life of someone who has been accused of this conduct and could lead to strict sentencing terms. With that said, not every assault charge is the...
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Month: April 2023
What closing juvenile prisons could mean for youth in California and their families
Decision makers in California recently announced plans to overhaul the juvenile justice system in the state. Part of long-range planning includes closing the state's three main juvenile prison facilities by sometime in 2023. While this may seem like good news for...
What is the difference between assault and battery in California?
People often lump assault and battery together as though they are the same offense. However, California has intertwined but separate statutes for assault and battery. Their definitions are located in the same section of the penal code that addresses crimes against a...