My client was charged in the Central District Court in Santa Ana, along with 13 others, with Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana and to Maintain a Drug Involved Premises. The lead defendant in the case owned 9 medical marijuana dispensaries or collectives throughout Southern California including Long Beach and San Juan Capistrano. He was sentenced to…

Miguel Angel Dominguez was looking at facing a 46 month prison sentence for distribution of cocaine through the federal prosecution. Orange County federal lawyer, Diane C. Bass, was able to argue for time served, and Dominguez was released and will remain on federal probation for 5 years. “On June 6, U.S. District Court Judge Cormac…

There is a recent decision where a defendant was sentenced to 240 months in Federal prison after not accepting a plea agreement offered by the government for a reduced sentence of 41 months for the crimes committed.  The client maintained his insistence on his innocence which is why he likely decided to go to trial,…

An Orange County doctor was sentenced to 135 months in federal prison by United States District Judge Andrew Guilford last week for distribution of pain medication to patients he barely examined. Dr. Yee pleaded guilty to several counts of illegal distribution of a controlled substance. The doctor admitted that he prescribed pain medications such as…