Archive for California Law

New 2020 California Law Restricts Police Use of Lethal Force

Jerod Gunsberg, Los Angeles Criminal Defense Lawyer

Until recently, California police officers were allowed to use deadly force when it was deemed “reasonable” to do so by a peace officer for the purpose of law enforcement in a given situation. However, a new California law, in effect…

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California’s New Firearm Laws in 2020

Jerod Gunsberg, Los Angeles Criminal Defense Lawyer

California is getting new laws in 2020 which further restrict firearm ownership. Here’s a rundown of the three most significant laws. If you’re already prohibited from owning a firearm in another state, you are prohibited from owning a firearm in…

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Vacating a Criminal Conviction for Immigration Purposes

Jerod Gunsberg, Los Angeles Criminal Defense Lawyer

In 2016, the California State Legislature created a new law that allowed a defendant in a criminal case – even if she or he is no longer in custody – to petition the court to vacate their conviction on the…

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