Category

Criminal Defense

Alameda County Client Released and Bail of $820,000 for Robbery and Assault Charges Reduced to $0 under California Supreme Court’s Recent Decision in Humphrey!

By Cases and Results, Criminal Defense, News

Firm owner David J. Cohen was able to have Alameda County client charged with Assault and Robbery with a Weapon, and an enhancement of Great Bodily Injury released and bail amount of $820,000.00 reduced to $0.00 under the California Supreme Court’s new non-cash bail decision in Humphrey after a rigorous series of motions.

Read More

Supreme Court Bans Non-Unanimous Jury Verdicts in Criminal Cases

By Criminal Defense, Criminal Law News, News, San Francisco

The Supreme Court banned non-unanimous jury verdicts for criminal cases in a recent Supreme Court decision. California already requires unanimous jury verdicts in criminal cases, so the decision applies to the remaining two states that allow non-unanimous jury verdicts. Call Bay Area Criminal Lawyers, PC for a free consultation at 415-390-3900 24/7.

Read More