Tag Archives: Criminal Defense

What you should know about Sacramento police body cameras

Here are three facts to know:
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Court throws out conviction of teenage Sacramento girl involved in 2005 robbery-murder

Here is an example of the great work Sacramento Criminal Defense Attorneys do every day. This young ladies former defense attorney is now a Judge in Sacramento with a terrific reputation as both an attorney and a judge. I have been very lucky to have Charles Bonneau, the appellate attorney for Ms. Weeden on this case, as an office mate who has provided great advice and guidance this past year.

From the Sacramento Bee;

California murder suspect expected to be released on $66M bail

A California murder suspect is in the process of being released from jail after posting bail set at more than US$60 million in cash and property.

Tiffany Li, 31, is expected to post $4 million in cash and another $62 million in equity and San Francisco area property with the help of her wealthy mother and friends.

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California would virtually eliminate money bail under proposed legislation

 

 

LEGISLATURE TARGETS SAC COUNTY SHERIFF – FOR KEEPING HIS PROMISE

From L.A. PAREDES at Gun Owners of California

Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones is one of those very unique elected officials who has kept a campaign promise:  he pledged to approve more concealed carry handgun permits than his predecessors.

And boy, has he delivered, raising the total number of permits held in Sacramento County from about 350 in 2010 to a current number that totals roughly 8,000.

But this has not been without controversy.  He has been called irresponsible, and members of the legislature have gone so far as to say he dispenses CCW permits “like Halloween candy.”

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