Event: 5th Annual From Having it All to Leaning In Seminar

Attention Bay Area attorneys: If you haven’t already, you should sign up for Santa Clara County Bar Association’s Fifth Annual “From Having It All to Leaning In” MCLE. It has sold out in the past, so you should register early if you plan to attend. You will receive 2.0 hours of Elimination of Bias credit. [..]

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On Shackling

People charged with a crime are legally presumed innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt. But the law does allow restraining accused people under certain circumstances. For example, the court may require a defendant to post bail (or a bail bond) before the defendant is released, to insure his or her appearance at trial. [..]

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Welcome and Check Out My Facebook Page

Welcome to my new blog (or, since it is a legal blog, a “blawg,” i.e. a blog about law). I don’t have anything particular to say today, but I do want to point you to my Facebook page, which has a number of blog posts. Going forward, I will post blog entries here, and then [..]

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