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The Constitutionality Of 1437

In this recent podcast, Jennifer Mouzis, the attorney for Mr. Davidson relays why SB1437 is vital and constitutional and explains how her client, Mr. Davidsion was not involved in the crime.

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Fighting back against Racial Profiling

Anthony Hernandez was arrested and spent a month in custody because of racial profiling and presumptions by the arresting officer. It might have been far worse had it not been for the persistence of his defense attorney, who kept demanding that prosecutors turn over body camera footage of the incident from the arresting officer. Once the officer turned it over to the prosecutor’s office, almost immediately the Sacramento DA dropped the charges. The Vanguard speaks to Attorney Jennifer Mouzis about the arrest and the illegal activities of the Sacramento Police.

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If you’ve been accused of a crime, but NOT formally charged yet. Don’t waste time... Call defense attorney Mouzis directly 24/7 for a free, confidential case evaluation at 1-(916)822-8702- LET US HELP PREVENT CHARGES FROM EVER BEING FILED.

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Conspiracy Crimes Defense Lawyer in Sacramento, CA

Conspiracy, as defined by California law, involves a person who agrees or conspires with one or more people to commit a crime, and one or more persons in that group commits an overt act to further the agreement.

You do not have to be accused or convicted of the underlying crime associated with the conspiracy to commit the crime.

In fact, you do not even have to commit any illegal acts at all to be charged with conspiracy. Any act that furthers the agreement to commit the crime, including making a phone call or leaving a car at a specified location can be considered an “overt act” and cause the jury to find you guilty of conspiracy.

It takes a seasoned, confident attorney to provide a solid defense against conspiracy charges.

Jennifer Mouzis has considerable experience defending conspiracy cases and employs a variety of strategies that may get the charges dismissed or the least severe sentence possible.

Defense Strategies Against A Conspiracy Charge:

There are a variety of defense strategies that can be employed by an experienced attorney who is well-versed in conspiracy law, including:

  • Offering evidence that you were accused falsely
  • You pulled out of the conspiracy before anyone in the group committed the overt act
  • No overt act took place at all
  • No agreement was ever made to carry out a crime

You stand a much better chance of having a successful trial if you have a well thought out defense strategy that applies specifically to your case.

Jennifer Mouzis will review your case thoroughly to determine the best defense strategy based on the individual evidence.

Call today to set up an appointment for a consultation.

What Is The Difference Between A Misdemeanor And A Felony?

There are key differences between a misdemeanor and a felony in the judicial system.

A misdemeanor is a minor criminal offense, whereas a felony is a much more serious, usually violent, criminal offense.

Examples of felony violations include:felony violations

  • murder
  • possession of dangerous drugs for sale
  • robberyrape

Examples of misdemeanor violations are:

  • petty theft
  • driving on a suspended license and drunk driving

The essential difference is the severity of punishment.

A felony conviction can lead you in state prison, but a misdemeanor will only have you do time in the local or country jail. A felony can involve a fine up to $10,000 and a sentence of up to life in prison or even the death sentence for special circumstance murder. A misdemeanor is generally punishable by a $1,000 fine and a maximum of one year in count jail.

In addition to the longer punishment, a person convicted of a felony: loses the right to vote, cannot possess firearms, cannot obtain certain licenses, such as a hunting or a fishing license and is also required to disclose a conviction when applying for jobs.

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Jennifer Mouzis is a successful, experienced, and tenacious California defense lawyer. Jennifer Mouzis has handled thousands of criminal cases in Sacramento and the surrounding area.

Don't waste time... Call defense attorney Mouzis directly 24/7 for a free, confidential case evaluation at 1-(916) 822-8702

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October 26, 2020

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September 9, 2020

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August 9, 2020

Alibis And Your Criminal Charges In a criminal case, one of the most common — and effective — defenses is an alibi. An alibi is something that proves you couldn’t have possibly committed the crime