Bail is basically when you make a promise to the Court to appear at the necessary court dates. When charged with a criminal offense, there are times when you are not granted bail on the spot by the Police. Generally for the more serious offenses...
By Emmanuel Apokis
What is Statutory Rape (Penal Code 261.5)?
Statutory rape is defined under Penal Code 261.5 as sexual intercourse with a person under 18 years of age. The two individuals cannot be husband and wife. This crime is more broadly often referred to as unlawful sex with a minor, although this...
By Greg Hill