First provided a definition in 1939, white-collar crime has evolved to cover a wide range of fraud schemes. Mention the act and perhaps Martha Stewart or Bernard Madoff may come to mind. In 2001, Ms. Stewart was found guilty of four counts related to her obstruction of a government investigation into the sale of ImClone … Continue reading
The Law Offices of Thomas Nicholas Cvietkovich is a California criminal defense law firm based in San Jose.
Our San Jose Criminal Attorney Explains the California Bail System The average bail for criminal defendants in California is $50,000 – five times higher than the national average. The bail system is meant to create an incentive for defendants to return to court and make it more difficult for potentially dangerous defendants to leave jail. After … Continue reading