Edward J. Blum, Attorney
Edward Blum came to Los Angeles in 1994 after his honorable discharge from the U.S. Army where he separated as an Infantry Squad Leader.Mr. Blum came to Los Angeles to complete his legal studies at the University of West Los Angeles. After graduating he was admitted to the California State Bar (passing the bar on the first time) in 1996 and began to represent those accused of felonies and misdemeanors in State and Federal court. Mr. Blum has tried numerous criminal and DUI jury trials, written and argued countless motions, including motions to suppress, motions in limine and motions to set aside the information, and negotiated successful resolutions for hundreds of clients.
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National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Recommends States to Lower BAC to .05 for DUIs
Discusion and detail of the NTSB's new recommendations for DUI laws and penalties including lowering the BAC requirement from .08 to .05.
by Jared Austin
Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB) Awards Back Pay To Former Employee of General Services Administration
In a recent decision by the MSPB, Paul Prouty, former Region 8 Commissioner of the General Services Administration (GSA)’s Public Buildings Services, was found to have been wrongfully terminated for his alleged involved in the Western Regions Conference Scandal and awarded nine months of back pay.
by Jeff Cleghorn
Three Strikes Rule Aggressively Enforced in Santa Barbara County
Although the “Three Strikes” rules changed dramatically in November, 2012 when California voters passed “Proposition 36″, it is still no joke.
by Steven Andrade