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  • Legitimate Expectation of Privacy During a Home Search
    Legitimate Expectation of Privacy During a Home Search

    Privacy is one of the fundamental rights given to us by the United States Constitution. This has been best described as a “legitimate expectation of privacy” of the area to be searched. Our Founding ...

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  • California's Police Transparency Law Enacted
    California's Police Transparency Law Enacted

    On September 30, 2018, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law legislation on Police Transparency. The new law, which went into effect on January 1, 2019, requires police departments to release all ...

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  • 5150 California Welfare & Institutions Code (W&I)
    5150 California Welfare & Institutions Code (W&I)

    5150 Welfare & Institutions Code (W&I) authorizes law enforcement or medical providers to involuntarily confine a person suspected of having a mental disorder which makes them a danger to themselves, ...

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  • How the DMV in California Deals with DUI Arrests
    How the DMV in California Deals with DUI Arrests

    In California, if you are arrested for driving under the influence ( DUI ), there are two processes that will be going on. First, the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) wants to suspend your driving ...

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  • What Should I Do If I Was Arrested for Being Drunk in Public?
    What Should I Do If I Was Arrested for Being Drunk in Public?

    During my time as an Oakland Police Officer, we arrested many people in public places who were unable to care for themselves or others. We would find people passed out and lying on the sidewalk and ...

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  • Does the 14th Amendment Apply to Forfeiture in California?
    Does the 14th Amendment Apply to Forfeiture in California?

    The 14 th Amendment & Forfeiture in California In the state of California, many arrests for drugs are subject to forfeiture laws. This means that the government can seize most property without ...

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