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  • Penal Code section 243(e)(1) Offense Set for Trial by Defense and Dismissed Pursuant to Penal Code section 1382 – Prosecution Announced Unable to Proceed! No Jail! No Fine! No Conviction!
    Penal Code section 243(e)(1) Offense Set for Trial by Defense and Dismissed Pursuant to Penal Code section 1382 – Prosecution Announced Unable to Proceed! No Jail! No Fine! No Conviction!

    Our office was recently retained to represent a client involved in an incident that resulted in his arrest for an alleged violation of Penal Code section 243(e)(1), “Battery on a ...

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  • Post-Conviction Relief: 2002 Penal Code section 273.5(a) Domestic Violence Offense – Vacated per Penal Code section 1016.5 & Dismissed per Penal Code section 1382:
    Post-Conviction Relief: 2002 Penal Code section 273.5(a) Domestic Violence Offense – Vacated per Penal Code section 1016.5 & Dismissed per Penal Code section 1382:

    Recently, at the Long Beach Courthouse in Los Angeles County, I obtained a dismissal on behalf of my client for his 2002 Penal Code section 273.5, “Domestic Violence,” misdemeanor conviction. Although ...

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  • Penal Code § 273.5, Domestic Violence Felony Offense Resolved as a Penal Code § 243(e)(1), Domestic Battery Misdemeanor!
    Penal Code § 273.5, Domestic Violence Felony Offense Resolved as a Penal Code § 243(e)(1), Domestic Battery Misdemeanor!

    Our office was recently retained to represent a client, who before charges were filed, was under investigation for an allegation of Domestic Violence. At the pre-filing stage of the case, the ...

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  • Post-Conviction Motion Pursuant to Penal Code section 1473.7 Granted for a Client and Re-Negotiated to Immigration Neutral Plea!
    Post-Conviction Motion Pursuant to Penal Code section 1473.7 Granted for a Client and Re-Negotiated to Immigration Neutral Plea!

    Recently, in Los Angeles County at the Downey Courthouse we successfully litigated a post-conviction motion on behalf of our client. Our client had pled to a Penal Code section 273.5(a) domestic ...

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  • Three Post-Conviction Motions GRANTED at Clara Shortridge Foltz Courthouse for Our Clients!
    Three Post-Conviction Motions GRANTED at Clara Shortridge Foltz Courthouse for Our Clients!

    Recently, in Los Angeles County at the Clara Shortridge Foltz Courthouse attorney Steve Escovar successfully litigated multiple post-conviction motions for three of our clients! For our first client, ...

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  • Contested Bail Hearing on a Penal Code section 273.5(a) Charge Results in Client being Kept Out of Jail and No Bail Increase!
    Contested Bail Hearing on a Penal Code section 273.5(a) Charge Results in Client being Kept Out of Jail and No Bail Increase!

    Recently in Los Angeles County at the West Covina Courthouse a Complaint was filed against our client alleging that he violated: Penal Code section 273.5(a), “Injuring a Spouse”; Penal Code section ...

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