Criminal Defense

Top Celebrity Criminal Cases 

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Jun 03, 2024 | Criminal Defense

Like anyone else, celebrities can face the prospect of incurring serious criminal charges, severe penalties, and collateral consequences upon a conviction. However, because of their status, celebrities often stand to lose a significant amount if they are convicted of a criminal offense. This is primarily due to media exposure and other factors. A criminal offense… read more

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FACT OR FICTION: Doxing Someone Can Get You Arrested.

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Apr 01, 2024 | Criminal Defense

Is doxing illegal? In California, doxing is considered a serious offense, and individuals engaging in this activity can face legal consequences. The state has laws that prohibit the unauthorized dissemination of personal information with the intent to harass, intimidate, or harm others. Violating these laws can result in criminal charges, including stalking, harassment, identity theft,… read more

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What Rights Will You Lose if You Are Convicted of a Sex Crime in California?

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Sep 09, 2023 | Criminal Defense, Sex Crimes

Being accused of a sex crime in California is terrifying. If convicted, you face severe penalties, including fines, prison sentences, and registration as a sex offender. However, you also face numerous collateral consequences for being a convicted sex offender. Depending on the charge, you could lose several legal rights if you are convicted of a… read more

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How Much Does a Sex Crime Attorney Cost in Los Angeles?

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | | Criminal Defense

Being charged with a sex crime in Los Angeles can be a shocking experience. While only about 2,000 rapes were reported in 2020, the term “sex crime” can encompass a number of other similar offenses. Any of them can threaten your family, job, and reputation. Convictions for rape and child sex crimes can also carry… read more

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Who Was O.J. Simpson’s Lawyer?

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Jul 16, 2023 | Criminal Defense

The trial of O.J. Simpson gripped the nation in 1994. Mr. Simpson, a former superstar in the NFL, was accused of murdering his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend, Ron Goldman. Mr. Simpson assembled a so-called “Dream Team” of criminal defense attorneys, who, after a lengthy public trial, played a pivotal role in securing… read more

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5 Tips to Choose the Best Criminal Defense Lawyer

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Jun 18, 2023 | Criminal Defense

In this article, the Rodriguez Law Group discusses 5 tips to choose the best criminal defense lawyer. When you are facing criminal charges in Los Angeles, CA, it can feel like the whole world is against you. The full weight of the government is bearing down on you, and nobody seems to care. You have… read more

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What Does a Disposed Case Status Mean?

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Mar 22, 2023 | Criminal Defense

When a case is listed as disposed, it means that the court proceedings have ended, and no further court dates are scheduled. No matter what happened in the case, once it is listed in this way, it will be removed from the court docket, and no additional hearings will be set. Disposing a case can… read more

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What Are the Responsibilities of a Los Angeles Criminal Lawyer?

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Feb 01, 2023 | Criminal Defense

When you are facing criminal charges in Los Angeles, it is essential to have an experienced and knowledgeable criminal lawyer on your side. A criminal defense lawyer will be responsible for many tasks throughout the entire process of your case. Keep reading to understand the responsibilities of criminal lawyers and the work they do. Initial… read more

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What Does Indicted Mean?

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Dec 04, 2022 | Criminal Defense

In California, there are two ways that felony charges can be brought against an individual. The first is through an information filed by the district attorney. The second is through an indictment brought by a grand jury. What is an Information? An information is a formal accusation made by the district attorney against an individual… read more

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Can I Face Criminal Charges For a Car Accident?

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | Sep 23, 2022 | Criminal Defense

In most cases, traffic violations do not result in criminal charges. Instead, the driver pays a fine for violating California traffic laws. However, if the driver caused an accident, they could be civilly liable for damages the victims sustained because of the car crash. However, there are some situations where a driver could be charged… read more

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