Articles by Topic or Issue (Court Continued - Criminal Threats)

Court Continued

  1. What Happens and What's the Purpose of a Preliminary Hearing?

  2. What Advantage Is There to Waiving a Preliminary Hearing?

  3. What Happens During a Probation Violation Hearing?

  4. What Is a Misdemeanor Pre-Trial Hearing? What Happens?

  5. What Is a Felony Preliminary Hearing Setting Conference?

  6. Should I Waive a Jury Trial and Instead Have a Bench Trial?

  7. Should I Appeal? What Is the Standard the Court Applies?

  8. Can I Disqualify the Judge If I Think He or She Is Prejudiced?

  9. Can't I Tell the Judge & Prosecutor That I'm a Good Person!?

  10. May a Judge Disqualify Public Defender without a Conflict?

  11. Is the Prosecution Allowed to Add Charges During Trial?

  12. Must Defendant Be Present in Court If There Is a Trial?

  13. Can a Criminal Trial Proceed without Defendant Present?

  14. Is It a Right to Have My Family in Court During Sentencing?

  15. Is Shackling Defendant with Leg Restraints During Trial OK?

  16. May a Judge Remove an Unruly Defendant from the Courtroom?

  17. Will the Judge and / or Jury Be Told I Am an Illegal Alien?

  18. May the DA Comment upon My Sexual Orientation to the Jury?

  19. When Can the Dismissal of Certain Jurors Be Illegal?

  20. Must the Jury to Agree upon Only One Theory of Murder?

  21. What Are Attorney Objections to Evidence in Court?

  22. Mistrial Granted When DA Asks Over 100 Leading Questions

  23. Must a Judge Always Give Option of Lesser Included Offense?

  24. The Federal Court Interpreters Act & Waiver of Interpreter

  25. What Is a “Trial Tax?” Why Should I Consider This?

  26. What Is a STATIC-99 Report? How Is It Used and Why?

  27. Conviction for Dissuading Witness for Gang Benefit Reversed

  28. Dissuading a Witness by Invoking Muslim Custom As Resolution

  29. The Right to Challenge a Probation Fee Forfeited by Silence?

  30. Medical Marijuana Cultivation Expert Disqualified at Trial

  31. If Child Witness Refuses to Testify, 6th Amendment Violated?

  32. In Selecting a Jury, Should One Google Potential Jurors?

  33. If Jury Not Instructed on Provocation Defense, Reversal?
  34. Did the Judge Discharge a Juror and You Were Convicted?
  35. Why Is Trial So Expensive?  Why Can’t It Cost $1,000?
  36. What’s Second Chance Women’s Re-Entry Court? Who’s Eligible?
  37. What Is Drug Court? Who Is Eligible and Ineligible?
  38. What Is the Sentenced Offender Drug Court (SODC)? Diversion?
  39. What Is Co-Occurring Disorders Court (CODC)? Jail Involved?
  40. May a Judge Limit Voir Dire to 25 minutes in a Murder Trial?
  41. I Want to Change the Courthouse (Venue) for My Case.  Can I?
  42. How Do I Prevent My Prior Conviction from Being Impeachment?
  43. I’m Going to Lie in Court – What Happens If I’m Caught?
  44. The Prosecutor Was Unethical in Trial and Won – Now Appeal?
  45. Can One Demurrer to a Criminal Complaint?  On What Basis?
  46. What Are Some Affirmative Defenses for a Preliminary Hearing?
  47. What Is the Corpus Delicti Rule About Sufficient Evidence?
  48. Ten Motions That May Be Made at a Preliminary Hearing
  49. Are Young Black People a Protected Class in Jury Selection?
  50. Procedure for Identifying & Questioning Witnesses to a Crime
  51. Reversal for Inaccurate Description of Reasonable Doubt?
  52. Can I Get a Copy of My File from the Court and If So, How?
  53. Eleven Common Criminal Law Motions to Consider Early
  54. Six Motions to Consider Filing for Rulings Before Trial
  55. May a Judge Exclude My Family from the Courtroom in Trial?
  56. What Rights Do Pro Per Defendants Have for Their Defense?

Criminal History / Internet / Fingerprints

  1. I Need My Criminal History – If It Is Wrong, What Do I Do?

  2. What Can an Employer See in My Criminal History - Arrests?

  3. What Can I Do About My Criminal Record on the Internet?

  4. How Does One Remove a Name from the Megan’s Law Internet Listing?

  5. May I Be a Sheriff with a Conviction for Battery (PC § 242)?

  6. Can I Reduce My Misdemeanor to an Infraction?  If so, How?
  7. Does a Witness or a Victim Have a Criminal Record?

Criminal Threats

  1. What Are Criminal Threats and the Defenses to This Charge?

  2. Punishment for Making Annoying Phone Calls or Texts?

  3. Are Criminal Threats Protected under the First Amendment?

  4. Criminal Threats on Facebook - We ''Like'' This Ruling

  5. Immigration Consequences of Criminal Threats (PC 422) Plea

  6. Attempted Criminal Threats Although Fear Unreasonable?

  7. Conviction Reversed for Mailing Criminal Threats to Many

  8. Double Jeopardy Bars Conviction for Criminal Threats

  9. Can Death Threats in a Rap Song Be Criminal Threats?

  10. Cyber Gang - Banging, a Murder, the SCA and Facebook Posts

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