2017, brings several new laws in the state of California. Here is a list:
Some crimes are related to, but not included within, other crimes. This distinction may be significant when it comes time for jury instructions.
Local law enforcement agencies will be out in force, utilizing sobriety checkpoints all over the bay area to deter drunk driving. It is important for individuals to avoid any potential crime penalties for DUI arrests, including jail time, costly fines, and a driver's license suspension.
The grand jury process is prosecutor-friendly in that grand jurors see and hear only what prosecutors put before them.
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass is a free festival in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco that features over 100 musical artists on 7 stages. This year the festival will begin on Friday, September 30, 2016 from 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM through Sunday, October 2, 2016 from 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM.