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3 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for California on
Q: Help: Want to fight DUI charge. Plead guilty under duress. Mistakes during arrest and on court records. Who can help me?

1. Spelled my name wrong - therefore, they were careless. This means they were likely to make other mistakes.

2. Was breathalyzer calibrated?

3. Officer was in training. Had no idea what he was doing. He was nervous and kept asking his trainer what to do.

4. I passed the... Read more »

Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Aug 11, 2017

Which court and county is the court case out of. What happened at the DMV hearing or did you request one.

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4 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for California on
Q: Is it possible to refuse a breathalyzer test?
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Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 19, 2017

Yes you can do a blood test if you wish, but they will probably make an arrest and take you to station to do the tests at the station. You can refuse all tests but then you will be charged with a Refussal, then they can still do a forced Blood Draw with a warrant.

Did this happen to you. if...
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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: With search warrant r cops suppose to show u warrant u sign and r u allowed to be in home to watch?
Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 19, 2017

yes they should have the warrant signed and show you it especially if you ask to see the warrant.

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2 Answers | Asked in Domestic Violence for California on
Q: If i was slapped by my boyfriend and he forced my keys from me and took my car..

The police was called but they went on to say hes has a curfew to bring my car back and if not by a specific time they will go out and find the car and take him to jail..but he slapped me and took my car, thats theft if i didnt willingly give them to him..they were taken by force in front of... Read more »

Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 19, 2017

This is a DV case - domestic violence for sure, you may want to call the police and report this. not sure about grand theft and who owns the car need more facts- but you are a victim and should call the police to report all this and make a record of it with them. Take Care.

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Appeals / Appellate Law for California on
Q: Atty rep's A. B (mom) pays A's legal bill. A & B pld 5th at crim grand jury. B is arrested. Conflct if A is ltr arrstd?

B was arrested for 187. V is a blood relative of A and B.

Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 19, 2017

Paying a bill alone does not make a conflict, information shared or testimony of facts in a case could.

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1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Criminal Law and Products Liability for California on
Q: My friend was lied too from her friend saying he'd pay for a phone account (proof) She gave money. He never paid for it.

My friend was in a family plan with friends including her ex-boyfriend. Her account needed to be paid for the month with $40. Due to the break up of her boyfriend, her ex's best friend said that she needed to pay a transfer of $20 to get out of the family plan plus $40 for that month's... Read more »

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Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 18, 2017

Civil small claims court case, attorneys can not represent you on small claims court matters, you go before the judge with the facts and proof.

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for California on
Q: can i stay beyond the 30 day grace period after completion of J1 training program if I have 212e waiver

I completed my training on a J1 visa on 6/30/2017 which is the end date on my DS-2019. I have obtained a 212e waiver for the 2 year home country requirement. I am awaiting my future employer to file for H1B. Can I stay beyond the 30 day grace period as the I-94 has "duration of stay"... Read more »

Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 18, 2017

It is best to error on the side of safety and not stay beyond the 30 grace period, that way you raise no issues and take no chances if you can make plans from now.

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law and Gov & Administrative Law for California on
Q: Fiance voluntared for departure. How long will it take to fix him papers? Will marriage and pregnancy help out a lot?
Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 18, 2017

Great, get you paperwork started with your immigration attorney, time frame is hard to say without more info, you really need all your papers to start the process. Good Luck.

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Divorce, Family Law and Federal Crimes for California on
Q: How do I create a civil suit against my wife who forged my signature on divorce documents in order to defraud me?

She copied an application she sent me for signing which I never did. She grew impatient and simply forged my signature and sent in the application to court.

Now I have the original application that still remain unsigned. The summary dissolution application have been cancelled but I would... Read more »

Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 17, 2017

Not sure of your question if you are asking for money or to correct the problem, you should bring the forged document issue to your divorce attorney to raise in court before the judge. Might not be able to get money from your wife in a civil suit is your divorce still pending or issued and final.

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2 Answers | Asked in Federal Crimes for California on
Q: Possible Trafficking Felony.

Sent from Cali to Arizona. He vacuum sealed everything yes however he still knows what he did is absolutely stupid and possibly threw his entire life away over something to minuscule. He has his medical card the intent was to have it for himself while he visits his friend in AZ. He is fearing the... Read more »

Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 17, 2017

Yes you need to contact an experienced Federal Criminal Attorney to assist you as soon as possible. It is too soon to discuss best and worst case scenarios without having all the evidence, charges and files reviewed by an attorney. The fact that he has a medical card is helpful but does not explain... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: My ex was arrested on a warrant for vandalism and battery well his bail was 90000 and I bailed him out when they posted

The bond the judge put a 1275 hold on him well when he went to court they lifted the hold and dropped one of his cases so then his bail was 20000 and I went through a diff bail bonds and bailed him out again as they posted that bond the detectives went and rearessted him on a bunch of charges human... Read more »

Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 17, 2017

Please contact an attorney as soon as possible, an experienced attorney can work with the bail company. It is important to get a list of all the charges before he goes to court to do a bail bond hearing and maybe reduce the bail amount.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: im still have questions about my swatting

since they took my id I have 2 names on my id my signature is different then my birth name will they look both names on my id or just my id name and not my signature name

Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 16, 2017

Many people can use more than one name (aka) but you only have one fingerprint

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: hi I was swatted last year due to my roommate selling drugs the cops asked me for my id did they run my name for warrant

the reason I ask if they thout I was one of the girls that help him with selling drugs and im scarred it will affect me getting a job and the hole thing traumatized me very bad

Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 16, 2017

Yes normally the police will run an ID Check when they ask you for name and ID to check for warrants.

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for California on
Q: Do I have to pay emergency renburstment for accident if not found guilty on. Dui charge d.a reject
Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 6, 2017

It is a civil matter- if not paid it goes through civil collections, the standards are different than those in a criminal case. DA - reject and a not guilty are two different results from a criminal case.

I would call/ and or write a letter to find out how to challenge bill process for the...
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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for California on
Q: Boyfriend in jail charged with possession of firearm but wasn't near or in possession of it . Need help pro bono
Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 6, 2017

They may try to charge him as an accomplice of the crime, not sure need to hear the facts of the case more but that is what I think based on how you are describing it. You should contact and attorney to help you with the case and to answer any more of your questions.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and DUI / DWI for California on
Q: How do I clear an incorrect old Open Bench Warrant.

Unfortunately, because it is so long ago, I have no documentation. I cannot even remember the Bail company name. Things I remember:

1) I had a public defender

2) Judge reduced to misdemeanor and I was issued..I think $300 fine which I paid the same day.

3) I was issued a... Read more »

Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jul 3, 2017

You need to walk the case on, that means go to court at 8am stand in line to have them pull your case file and sent to a courtroom to see a judge. You can hire an attorney to go with you if you want or you can do this yourself.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Animal / Dog Law and Civil Rights for California on
Q: Hello, I'm in California and my dogs were impounded by animal control for killing a cat.

I requested a hearing and they had 10 days to get the hearing setup and they took 1.5 months to do so.

They wouldn't give us any of the evidence they had.

They didn't inform us of the hearing date.

I spoke to a local attorney and he said that it's not worth... Read more »

Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jun 30, 2017

Maybe file a small claims court (without an attoney) and get your day in court, not sure of the value of a case, since CA pay for dog (pets) as property, maybe that is why the previous attorney said it is not worth the cost of hiring an attorney.

Good Luck-

2 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law and Landlord - Tenant for Ohio on
Q: I own a mobile home & rent the lot. Can the person control who lives in my home??

I own a trailer and I do not own the land. I pay lot rent monthly. The landlord passed on and his daughter has now taken over. My mom stays with me most of the time. I've not signed a lot rent agreement since I moved in(3 yrs ago and it was with him not her) and even then I believed the... Read more »

Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jun 29, 2017

If it is stated in your contract that you rent the any tenant needs the approval of the landlord then - yes. But the issue will be on what basis the landlord would deny someone from living with you. Try to talk to the landlord, maybe it might be on the number of people living with you and the... Read more »

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4 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law and Personal Injury for California on
Q: I am undocumented can I sue for food poisoning? or can I be deported ?

I had sea food at a local restaurant and got sick , initially owner said they will pay doctor bills and pay for my loss of wages, since I was off work for 5 days, they are now avoiding calls, I spoke to a personal injury lawyer and was told I could recover my medical cost fees and that my legal... Read more »

Roland Bakhache Perez
Roland Bakhache Perez answered on Jun 29, 2017

You should be able to pursue your claim for personal injury regardless of your status in the state or country, by making a claim for injury this will not trigger immigration notification.

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