California has strict liability statutes against dog owners in the case of a dog bite. The dog owner is fully liable for injuries sustained to another person if his dog bites them, whether the victim was on public or pri... More » Government & Politics Crime

According to California law Section 54.2(a), every individual with a disability has the right to be accompanied by a trained signal, guide or service dog in any establishment that is subject to the Americans with Disabil... More » Government & Politics Law

In California, service dogs are not exempt from any state or local leash laws, according to PAWS. A service dog must remain under its guardian's control at all times, by means of a leash, harness or tether. More » Government & Politics Law Is This Illegal?

Nine states enacted legal statutes limiting the distribution and use of crime scene photographs, including California, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and Texas, as of 2015. State policies include limiting access to crime scen... More » Government & Politics Crime

After a dog bite, place a towel over the bite, stop the bleeding, wash the wound with water and soap and bandage the wound. Spread an antibiotic cream on the area daily, as recommended by WebMD. More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

According to the California Public Records Act of 1968, all public records in California are available to the public except those specifically exempted by case or statutory law. Specific public records available to the p... More »

According to Healthline, symptoms of an infected dog bite include swelling and tenderness of the affected area, swollen glands, pus formation, numbness around the bite mark, inflamed streaks surrounding the bite mark, fe... More » Health Insect & Animal Bites