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  • Marijuana and Prop 64--I'ts about time
  • Jan 18 2017
    Your felony drug conviction for growing marijuana prevents you from landing a good job or has erected a road-block to qualifying for a state professional license.  It may even have cancelled
  • Prelim drug tests erroneous
  • Jul 20 2016
    298 Texas drug suspects pleaded guilty before lab tests showed roadside drug test was wrong POSTED JUL 20, 2016 07:30 AM CDT BY DEBRA CASSENS WEISS Nearly 300 people pleaded guilty to drug possession
  • Skype testimony violates the 6th amendment
  • Jun 30 2016
    The 6th Amendment to the US Constitution states that the a criminal defendant has a right to "face" his accusers.  Does "face" mean that Skype is OK?  No, says the New
  • Supreme Court says need a warrant for a blood draw but not for a breath test
  • Jun 23 2016
    Supreme Court says warrantless blood draws in DUI arrests are unconstitutional POSTED JUN 23, 2016 09:21 AM CDT BY DEBRA CASSENS WEISS   inShare23 States may not prosecute suspected drunken drivers for refusing warrantless blood draws when
  • DNA evidence not always solid
  • Jun 15 2016
    DNA from skin cells could implicate the innocent, studies suggest POSTED JUN 07, 2016 06:15 AM CDT BY DEBRA CASSENS WEISS   inShare23 DNA collected from skin cells left on objects such as door handles and guns

    DUI/DWI
  • Supreme Court says need a warrant for a blood draw but not for a breath test Jun 23 2016
  • DUI in own driveway OK in Detroit Apr 25 2016
  • Kansas court says refusing test not necessarily a criminal offense Feb 29 2016
  • "Auto Brewery Syndrome" defense Jan 04 2016
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    Traffic stops/Search and Seizure
  • 2300 pounds of marijuana illegally seized Feb 05 2016
  • Odor of marijuana, your car and the cops Apr 21 2014
  • Supreme Court to decide if our rights will be further limited Jan 24 2014
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    Bicycles and the law
  • Bikes Beware! Jul 22 2014
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    DUI Marijuana
  • A tough case to prove Sep 02 2014
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    Alcohol Rehab
  • Is AA effective? Mar 25 2015
  • Has AA been proven effective? Mar 25 2015
  • Brief alcohol interventions for yourng people Sep 22 2014
  • New study on Nalmefene Sep 21 2014
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    General Interest
  • DAs bible quotes to jury nets murder defendant a reversal Dec 12 2015
  • Alcohol lowers IQ--not mj Oct 23 2014
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    Scientific Studies of interest
  • DNA evidence not always solid Jun 15 2016
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    Judicial Misconduct
  • Alabama life sentence for marijuana upheld Apr 21 2016
  • Judge gets 10 yr sentence for bribery Mar 25 2016
  • Judge cited for dui on the way to court Feb 17 2016
  • Deflating tires and shocking Feb 01 2016
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    Lawyers make mistakes
  • Claiming to be a Harvard lawyer when you're not Dec 12 2015
  • Filing phony completion proofs Dec 12 2015
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    Good news stories
  • Feds warn courts to go easy on fines and fees Mar 19 2016
  • Defendants make good Dec 12 2015
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    Judges who do the right thing
  • Judge goes to jail with defendant Apr 29 2016
  • Second Look legislation may be coming Jan 26 2016
  • Good outcomes Dec 12 2015
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    Self Defense
  • Shooting, and killing, a home intruder Jan 04 2016
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    DA Misconduct
  • DA who cracked down on hookers accused of being a "John"  Mar 19 2016
  • Bakersfield DA altered transcript Jan 04 2016
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    Bad Cops
  • Chicago cops lie in a drug bust Apr 29 2016
  • Bystanders don't have to leave Feb 01 2016
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    Reinstating Drivers License
  • California DMV Notice of Reexamination Sep 21 2013
  • How to reinstate Aug 09 2013
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    Reducing felony convictions
  • Old felony conviction bars elective ofice Jan 05 2016
  • Job issues for felons Oct 29 2012
  • Motion to reduce  Sep 28 2012
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    Sobriety Checkpoints
  • Sobriety Checkpoints Apr 08 2011
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    Criminal Defense
  • Skype testimony violates the 6th amendment Jun 30 2016
  • Possession for sale reduced to simple possession Oct 27 2014
  • Recent Cases, Criminal Defense Jun 04 2010
  • University Study: Eyewitness Testimony Not Reliable  May 23 2010
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    Domestic Violence
  • Domestic Violence Information May 18 2010
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    Drugs/Narcotics
  • Marijuana and Prop 64--I'ts about time Jan 18 2017
  • Prelim drug tests erroneous Jul 20 2016
  • Consent to search must be voluntary or evidence will be suppressed Jan 19 2013
  • DUI alcohol does not prevent DEJ Oct 01 2012
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    Expungements
  • Checking your criminal record Sep 22 2013
  • How to seal your arrest record May 27 2010
  • Expunging Your Conviction May 18 2010
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    Medical Marijuana
  • New good case on "collectives" Jan 17 2015
  • VC 23222(b) and medical marijuana Nov 09 2013
  • Overview--Med. MJ May 23 2010
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    Michael Shultz Bio
  • Michael Shultz Law History  May 18 2010
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    Policies
  • Privacy Policy May 18 2010
  • Terms of Use May 18 2010
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    Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions
  • News article re immigration and dui Jul 22 2011
  • Overview-Immigration Issues May 22 2010
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    Petty Theft-Shoplifting
  • Client testimonials Jun 27 2013
  • Mistake of Fact Defense Apr 12 2013
  • Important Info for Petty Theft Cases May 23 2010
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    Electric bikes need no driver's license
  • Electric Bike Law Jul 25 2010
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    DMV Hearing Appeals
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    Overview
  • DMV and Writs Apr 03 2011
  • DMV Writs of Mandate May 31 2010
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    Recent Cases
  • Meth for sale case dismissed Mar 04 2015
  • Immigration checkpoint rights violation? Mar 03 2015
  • Writ of Mandate Granted Nov 24 2013
  • Recent Cases Apr 03 2011
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    Professional licenses and criminal convictions
  • Nursing profession May 04 2016
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    MEMBER OF THE CALIFORNIA
    STATE BAR SINCE DEC 1972
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