What Is Post Conviction Relief?

What Is Post Conviction Relief?

Growing up in The Inland Empire, Jonathan Mendoza has seen countless criminal cases where either the power of the law was misused and misdirected, breaking families apart after a conviction. Or, he’s also witnessed situations where the defendant actually admitted...
SB-180 – prior drug conviction – sentence enhancement

SB-180 – prior drug conviction – sentence enhancement

The California Senate took a step in addressing what numerous described as an expensive failed policy that worsened racial disparities in sentencing by passing SB-180. The law allows greater funding for programs and services that improve public security, including...