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DUI Mobile Applications

In the last several months, several new criminal law Apps have come to market. Previously, most applications have been geared towards attorneys, e.g. copies of the Penal Code or methods of calculating a client’s maximum sentence. Recently though, several providers have produced mobile applications for the average citizen. The first really interesting one is DUI Checkpoint Finder . This application allows you to locate DUI checkpoints within 50 miles of...
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The Bailey Doctrine

Many criminal practitioners are unaware of the Bailey Doctrine. This law states, “Whether a series of wrongful acts constitutes a single offense or multiple offenses depends upon the facts of each case, and a defendant may be properly convicted upon separate counts charging grand theft from the same person if the evidence shows that the offenses are separate and distinct and were not committed pursuant to one intention, one general...
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Another Appellate Victory

     The Law Offices of Ross Green is happy to announce another victory in the appellate courts. On February 11, 2013, the Appellate Division of the Alameda County Superior Court reversed two traffic convictions. While these cases were just traffic matters, the principles upheld by the Appellate Court are important to every citizen.        In both of these matters, the driver had a medical emergency and did not make...
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Did Mike Montgomery Commit A Battery


Last week, University of California Basketball Coach Mike Montgomery pushed a player. The confrontation happened during a timeout early in the second half of Cal's 76-68 win over USC. Montgomery yelled at star guard Allen Crabbe for nonchalant play and then shoved him in the chest with both hands.The crux of whether a crime was committed lies in why Montgomery pushed his player. In order for a battery to have...
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Supreme Court Victory

The Law Offices of Ross Green is happy to announce its latest Supreme Court Victory. The news article can be read at Supreme Court Appellate Victory.
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Alternative Sentencing Options in San Mateo County (Avoid Jail)

Sentencing prisoners to incarnation is often not beneficial to the individual or the community.  This is most often true for offenders with mental health or chemical dependency issues.  San Mateo County has great programs available for individuals who fit into both of these categories. The PATHWAYS PROGRAM is designed to serve people with an Axis I diagnosis that seriously impairs functioning. The goal of the Pathways Program is to avoid incarceration...
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The Second Amendment and Gun Control

The second amendment does not provide an absolute right to bear arms. Various gun control laws have been constitutionally upheld, including laws related to who can possess a gun and under what circumstances. For instance, persons convicted of felonies and certain misdemeanors are prohibited from lawfully possessing firearms. One of the strongest pieces of anti-gun legislation is the Assault Weapons Control Act of 1989. In substance, this Act bans all...
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Assault Weapons under California Law-Punishments and Definitions

With the recent school shooting in Connecticut, many people have been wondering what California laws govern the possession of assault weapons. Assault weapons are generally addressed in the Penal Code starting at section 30500, Roberti-Roos Assault Weapons Control Act of 1989 and the .50 Caliber BMG Regulation Act of 2004. The sections that follow contain the definitions and explanations of what constitutes an assault weapon. Sections 30510 and 30515 provides...
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Law Offices of Ross Green 2012 Yearly Recap

The Law Offices of Ross Green is happy to publish the 2012 yearly recap. The Office celebrate many sucesses last year. The release can be read at: San Mateo and Northern CA Criminal Defense Lawyer Announces 2012 Criminal Defense Recap DUI Cases Won, Charges Dismissed, Felonies Reduced to Misdemeanors Trial Successes
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Driving Under the Influence and Wet Reckless Plea Bargains

The Law Offices of Ross Green has handled hundreds of driving under the influence/DUI cases. When taking a case to trial is not in the client’s best interest, a wet reckless plea bargain can be a beneficial resolution.  A wet reckless often results in a significant benefit, including less jail time, smaller fines, shorter drinking and driving school, the possibility of no license suspension and less probation. Speak to your...
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