Small disputes between spouses may escalate or be exaggerated to the point that domestic violence charges may flow. Moreover, domestic violence allegations are not limited to married couples under California law. Some people who are charged with a misdemeanor may decide to simply admit to the charges, hoping to just put the matter behind them--and without any analysis regarding the law or possible criminal defenses to the allegations.
For so many people, the holiday season truly is one of the most joy times of the year. Between celebrations with family, friends and colleagues, there is truly a lot to look forward to. Many of these festivities are likely to include alcohol. As the holidays grow closer, drivers may want to be aware that California police could increase the number of drunk driving patrols on the roads.