Tag Archives: California family law

Charlie Sheen Plea Deal Held Up – California Penal Code § 273.5

As recently reported by the Associated Press, Charlie Sheen’s plea deal was held up in court over disagreements. Originally charged with domestic violence for the abuse of his wife, the parties commenced negotiations to reach a plea deal. Contrary to the agreed upon bargain, the plea deal that was submitted to the judge was more lenient than intended. One o… Continue Reading.......

Domestic Violence: Financial Abuse in California

Violence toward a spouse, domestic partner, child or any family member is illegal and is considered a serious crime in the state of California. Domestic violence is a sad reality in our society today and in California. Domestic violence in California typically takes the form of physical, emotional or financial abuse. Contrary to popular belief, an indivi… Continue Reading.......