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Have Your Rights as a Crime Victim Been Clearly Explained to You?

August 15, 2019

Being the victim of a crime can change a person’s entire life. At for a consultation.

You Have the Right to Have Your Address Kept Confidential

If you have been…

How the Military Criminal Justice System Fails Civilian Victims of Sexual Assault

August 11, 2019

Under current law, only service members are eligible for the special counsel program

How the Military Criminal Justice System Fails Civilian Victims of Sexual Assault

Over the past decade, the topic of military sexual assault has become a matter of national interest. Long hidden behind the secrecy of military courts, it has become clear that hundreds of thousands of our service members — men and women both — have been traumatized after being sexually assaulted in the military.

According to a recent article by the Marshall Project — a nonprofit journalism…

Learn What to Do if You Are the Victim of Fraud in California

July 22, 2019

Learn What to Do if You Are the Victim of Fraud in California

Becoming the victim of any crime is a terrible experience. You may feel a variety of emotions from angry, sad, scared, or disappointed. While we cannot take back what happened to you, the victims’ rights attorneys at and we can get started. \

First and Foremost: Report the Fraud

One study showed that only 14% of people…

How A Victims’ Rights Attorney Can Protect Your Privacy

July 8, 2019

A defendant does not have the right to all of your confidential information.

How A Victims’ Rights Attorney Can Protect Your Privacy

In a criminal case, defendants have a constitutional right to information from the government. This is accomplished through the discovery process, where the prosecutor produces evidence to the defendant. This may include police reports, photographs, videos, witness statements, cell phone records, forensic exams, and other information.

This rule applies to materials within the possession of the government. As the National Crime Victim Law Institute explains, the process is different when a defendant seeks information from…

You Have Rights as a Rape Victim: Get Answers to Commonly Asked Questions About Your Right to Sue the Perpetrator

June 19, 2019

You Have Rights as a Rape Victim: Get Answers to Commonly Asked Questions About Your Right to Sue the Perpetrator

It is hard to imagine a worse crime to live through than rape. Unfortunately, too many people go through it every year. At .

Who Can Sue for Rape in the State of…