Diane discusses the string of state executions in Arkansas. Click below to listen to the radio show

Diane Bass appears on the LawNewz Network livestream for an interview about the Northern Arizona University Trial Click HERE to watch the interview.

Diane discusses the un-constitutionality of using geek squad employee as paid informants for the FBI in child pornography cases. Click below to listen to the radio show

A Pennsylvania man entered a plea of guilty on January 23rd to charges of conspiring to defraud the United States and to aiding and abetting the filing of false claims for tax refunds.  The government charges conspiracies in many cases. A conspiracy is a kind of criminal partnership. It is an agreement between two or…

My most recent victory in federal court involved a case where my client was charged with possession of child pornography.  The U.S. Attorney’s Office and the U.S. Probation Department were recommending that my client receive a sentence of 36 months in federal prison to be followed by a lifetime period of supervised release.  Judge David…

On March 25th, 2016, a magistrate judge in the Southern District of New York signed a “sealed complaint” that charged Andrew Caspersen with charges related to fraud. Prosecutors alleged that he operated a Ponzi scheme that defrauded investors— including family and friends—of more than $38 million dollars. He pleaded guilty. Prosecutors asked U.S. District Judge…

On Friday, October 28, federal authorities charged Zavik Zargarian, a local businessman, with crimes committed while operating his business, ZNC Engineering, in Glendale. If convicted, Mr. Zargarian could spend the remainder of his life in prison. He needs expert guidance about what lies ahead. Like all defendants of white collar crimes, Mr. Zargarian should educate…

Recently, an Orange County federal jury convicted Antonio Marquette on several counts that stemmed from a business he operated. Now Mr. Marquette faces several years in federal prison. Mr. Marquette would have benefited from expert guidance about the federal criminal justice system. Mr. Marquette founded Bolsa Marketing Group in 2010. We neither know Mr. Marquette…