Criminal Defense

Recent Posts in Criminal Defense

  • 20-Nov-2017

    How To Fight False Allegations of Sexual Assault

    If you were accused of sexual assault, you must act fast to protect your future. Sexual assault allegations can have a devastating effect on your personal and professional life, even if they are completely unfounded. The problem with sexual crimes is ...
  • 27-Oct-2017

    Out-of-State DUI: Important Next Steps

    Drivers from all across the country come to Los Angeles and the state of California for the beautiful beaches, excellent dining scene and vibrant nightlife. Unfortunately, one too many drinks at a bar can lead to getting pulled over by police. As an ...
  • 18-Oct-2017

    Can I Be Charged with Marijuana DUI if I Have a Prescription?

    Although recreational marijuana is legal in California for residents over the age of 21, there are still restrictions involving the use of it while driving, even if you have a prescription. According to California law, in order to be convicted of a ...
  • 12-Oct-2017

    Do I Have to Submit to a Field Sobriety Test if I'm Pulled Over?

    In the state of California, field sobriety tests are a way for police officers to observe the balance, physical ability and attention level of a person whose been pulled over on suspicion of drunk driving. Officers typically record these field ...
  • 9-Oct-2017

    5 Common Ways to Challenge a DUI

    An arrest for a DUI risks not only your driving privileges, but also your freedom. If you’ve been accused of a DUI, you should know that your defense is an important part of retaining your driver’s license and avoiding community service, ...
  • 5-Oct-2017

    A Brief Overview of California Gun Laws

    In the wake of the Las Vegas shooting, calls for tighter gun control have echoed across the country. While Nevada has generally permissive gun laws (they received an “F” from gun control advocacy groups), California gun laws are among the ...
  • 4-Jan-2017

    New California Traffic Laws Effective January 1, 2017

    When you're driving, you try your best to follow all of the laws of the road and hope that others will do the same. However, with the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) constantly creating new traffic laws, it can be difficult to ...
  • 9-Nov-2016

    How the New California Marijuana Laws Affect You

    In a contentious election, one result seemed fairly unanimous: Prop 64. California has legalized recreational marijuana, as many sources predicted. Before abandoning all caution, however, marijuana users should take some time to familiarize ...
  • 29-Jun-2016

    An Overview of BAC Tests in California DUI Cases

    In the state of California, when a person is arrested under suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI) , they will be asked to submit to a breath, blood, or urine test to determine their blood alcohol concentration (BAC). These tests are ...
  • 12-Dec-2014

    Learn More about Criminal Defense Attorney Chuck Gorian

    While some attorneys talk a big talk but fail to deliver results when it counts, Attorney Chuck Gorian's clients will tell you differently. He has dedicated himself to fighting for justice on behalf of accused individuals and has been doing so ...
  • 30-Oct-2013

    Welcome to Our Temecula Law Blog!

    Our legal team at Hanson, Gorian & Bradford is proud to announce the launch of a brand-new legal blog dedicated to covering interesting pieces of news related to the laws that affect you on the local, state, and federal levels. Our firm has ...