Blog Posts in July, 2019

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  • Post-Conviction Relief! Penal Code § 1473.7 Motion to Vacate 1999 Health & Safety Code § 11359(Possession of Marijuana for Sales) Controlled Substance Offense Granted and Re-Negotiated to Immigration Neutral Plea!
    Post-Conviction Relief! Penal Code § 1473.7 Motion to Vacate 1999 Health & Safety Code § 11359(Possession of Marijuana for Sales) Controlled Substance Offense Granted and Re-Negotiated to Immigration Neutral Plea!

    Recently, in San Diego County, at the Chula Vista courthouse, our office successfully litigated a Penal Code § 1473.7 motion arguing that our client failed to meaningfully understand the immigration ...

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  • Penal Code section 243.4, Sexual Battery, Offense Dismissed at Arraignment!
    Penal Code section 243.4, Sexual Battery, Offense Dismissed at Arraignment!

    Our office was recently retained to conduct an investigation pre-filing into allegations of sexual abuse of a minor. After months of diligent work, our client was charged with allegedly violating ...

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  • Contested Restitution Hearing Results in Significant Reduction of Claimed Loss from Victims in Eight Car Collision DUI Case!
    Contested Restitution Hearing Results in Significant Reduction of Claimed Loss from Victims in Eight Car Collision DUI Case!

    Our client was originally charged with two counts of DUI in violation of Vehicle Code section 23152(a) and 23152(b) after hitting eight parked cars and admitting to drinking two beers prior to driving ...

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  • Contested Juvenile Detention Hearing on a Penal Code section 192(c)(1) Felony Vehicular Manslaughter Charge Results in Client being Released Pending Adjudication of the Charges!
    Contested Juvenile Detention Hearing on a Penal Code section 192(c)(1) Felony Vehicular Manslaughter Charge Results in Client being Released Pending Adjudication of the Charges!

    Recently at a Los Angeles County juvenile courthouse attorney Steve Escovar was able to have a juvenile released from detention following a contested detention hearing. Our client has recently been ...

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  • Client Advanced to Second Phase of the Los Angeles County Sentenced Offender Drug Court (“SODC”) – Originally Facing Approximately Four Years in State Prison!
    Client Advanced to Second Phase of the Los Angeles County Sentenced Offender Drug Court (“SODC”) – Originally Facing Approximately Four Years in State Prison!

    Our client has recently advanced to the second phase of the Los Angeles County Sentenced Offender Drug Court program! When our client hired our office he was being charged with violating Penal Code ...

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  • Penal Code section 30600 Felony Offense Negotiated from State Prison Offer to Cal Trans Deal!
    Penal Code section 30600 Felony Offense Negotiated from State Prison Offer to Cal Trans Deal!

    Recently in Los Angeles County at the Compton Courthouse a Complaint was filed against our client alleging that he violated Penal Code section 30600, “Unlawful Assault Weapon Activity.” According to ...

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