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  • Post-Conviction Relief! Penal Code § 273a(b) “Child Endangerment” Misdemeanor Offense Vacated Per Penal Code § 1473.7 Motion and Charge Completely Dismissed Pursuant to Penal Code section 1382, “Unable to Proceed”
    Post-Conviction Relief! Penal Code § 273a(b) “Child Endangerment” Misdemeanor Offense Vacated Per Penal Code § 1473.7 Motion and Charge Completely Dismissed Pursuant to Penal Code section 1382, “Unable to Proceed”

    Recently, at the Downey Courthouse in Los Angeles County, Attorney Steve Escovar was able to successfully litigate a post-conviction Penal Code section 1473.7 Motion to vacate our client’s Penal Code ...

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  • Informal Diversion Granted for Client Charged with Misdemeanor “Possession of Nitrous Oxide” in Violation of Penal Code section 381b - Case Completely Dismissed Despite Unsuccessful Completion of Drug Program
    Informal Diversion Granted for Client Charged with Misdemeanor “Possession of Nitrous Oxide” in Violation of Penal Code section 381b - Case Completely Dismissed Despite Unsuccessful Completion of Drug Program

    Our client was charged with violating Penal Code section 381b, “Possession of Nitrous Oxide” after being arrested in her car with over 36 nitrous oxide canisters and a metal canister used to inhasle ...

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  • Post-Conviction Relief! Health and Safety Code § 11366.5(a) “Allowing Place for Preparing or Storing a Controlled Substance” and Penal Code § 273a(b), “Cruelty to Child by Endangering Health” Felony Offenses Vacated Per Penal Code § 1473.7 Motion and Reneg
    Post-Conviction Relief! Health and Safety Code § 11366.5(a) “Allowing Place for Preparing or Storing a Controlled Substance” and Penal Code § 273a(b), “Cruelty to Child by Endangering Health” Felony Offenses Vacated Per Penal Code § 1473.7 Motion and Reneg

    Recently, at the San Fernando Courthouse in Los Angeles County, Attorney Steve Escovar was able to successfully litigate a post-conviction Penal Code section 1473.7 Motion to vacate our client’s ...

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  • Probation Successfully Modified for Our Client Involved in DUI Homicide Filed as Vehicle Code section 23153 Reduced to Simple DUI!
    Probation Successfully Modified for Our Client Involved in DUI Homicide Filed as Vehicle Code section 23153 Reduced to Simple DUI!

    Over one year ago our client was arrested for a violation of Vehicle Code section 23153, “Unlawful Driving Under the Influence and Concurrent Act Proximately Causing Bodily Injury to Person Other than ...

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  • Post-Conviction Relief: 1991 Penal Code section 182(1)(4) – “Conspiracy,” Insurance Code section 556(a)(1)(3)(4) – “Making a Fraudulent Insurance Claim,” and Insurance Code section 1871.1 – “Insurance Fraud,” Felony Offenses - Vacated Per Penal Code sectio
    Post-Conviction Relief: 1991 Penal Code section 182(1)(4) – “Conspiracy,” Insurance Code section 556(a)(1)(3)(4) – “Making a Fraudulent Insurance Claim,” and Insurance Code section 1871.1 – “Insurance Fraud,” Felony Offenses - Vacated Per Penal Code sectio

    Recently, at the Clara Shortridge Foltz Courthouse in Los Angeles County, I successfully litigated a Penal Code section 1016.5 Motion to withdraw three of my client’s felony convictions from 1991 for ...

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  • Recently Enacted Government Code section 51039(g)(1) Permits Defendant’s Currently Charged or Previously Convicted of Sidewalk Vending to Petition to Have the Case Dismissed, Vacated, and Sealed!
    Recently Enacted Government Code section 51039(g)(1) Permits Defendant’s Currently Charged or Previously Convicted of Sidewalk Vending to Petition to Have the Case Dismissed, Vacated, and Sealed!

    Senate Bill 946 was approved by the Governor on September 17, 2018 and significantly changed the regulations relating to sidewalk vending. [1] Senate Bill 946 was enacted by the California Legislature ...

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