White Collar Crime: What Does It Mean?

White Collar Crime: What Does It Mean?

White collar crime has been in the news a lot recently. People like Michael Cohen and Paul Manafort have been convicted of more than a dozen types of white collar crimes over the last several months, while just today a huge scandal involving college admissions and...
Never Use The Mail To Commit A Crime

Never Use The Mail To Commit A Crime

Many defendants charged with fraud-related crimes are surprised to learn that they are being charged with a federal offense if any part of their activity involved the US postal service or a private mail carrier. That’s because, in California, mail fraud (as knows as...
Drug Trafficking Laws And Penalties

Drug Trafficking Laws And Penalties

Drug trafficking is a crime that can be charged at both a state and federal level. While each state has different laws and requirements regarding what constitutes drug trafficking, there are some common rules that govern when someone should be charged with it. It’s...