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Law Offices of Jerry Nicholson, A Professional Corporation
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Experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer in Long Beach, CA
Experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer in Long Beach, CA

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What's the difference between assault and battery? Take a look at this infographic to find out:

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California judges now have the option of offering diversion as a way to resolve certain misdemeanor cases. Learn about this option:

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Bail money helps to ensure that the defendant returns for their court date. Learn how bail bonds work:

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What’s behind the rise in violent crime in San Bernardino? Residents, police officials, and city authorities don't have an explanation. Learn more:

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The LAPD Gangster Squad was created in 1946 to keep the East Coast Mafia out of the city. Learn about some of their accomplishments:

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Cell phone data often plays an important role in criminal trials. But, should law enforcement be able to obtain this evidence without a warrant? The Supreme Court should have an answer to this question soon. Read about this case:

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In 2016, Governor Brown signed legislation that removes California’s statute of limitations for specific sex crimes. Learn more:

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To plead no contest in California, a defendant must first obtain the permission of the court. Learn more:

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It’s estimated that between 2-8% of convicted felons are innocent of the crimes to which they pleaded guilty. Learn more:

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Under Proposition 36, qualified defendants who are charged with non-violent drug possession must complete a drug treatment program. Learn more:
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