The purpose of this video is to explain to you the confusion of what happens when you, or your loved ones, are charged with a crime.

What to listen for in this video:
0:00 - Intro
0:19 - 1st thing that happens when a crime is committed (the pre-phase)
1:34 - Who is the district attorney?
3:23 - The court phase
6:09 - The pre-trial hearing
8:13 - A preliminary examination
9:43 - The jury trial & plea bargain

It's always the same in every criminal matter. There's an arraignment, there's negotiations, also known as the pre-trial. If it's a felony, you have a preliminary examination. And if it's not a felony, it's still the same thing. You either break up ... and go to trial ... or you make up ... and you take a plea.

Givelle Lamano, Oakland DUI & Criminal Defense Attorney

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