Aptos, California Domestic Violence Lawyers

Creighton Mendivil
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Capitola, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer
(831) 475-7515 314 Capitola Avenue
Capitola, CA 95010
Domestic Violence, Arbitration & Mediation, Collections and Divorce
Monterey College of Law
Warren S. Forest
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Scotts Valley, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 32 years experience
(831) 440-9909 5521 Scotts Valley Dr Ste 270
Scotts Valley, CA 95066
Domestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Univ of Utah COL
Brian Kipling Myers
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Scotts Valley, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 16 years experience
(831) 438-2318 5321 Scotts Valley Drive, Suite 205
Scotts Valley, CA 95066
Domestic Violence, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
U of San Francisco School of Law
Joshua R. Jachimowicz
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Morgan Hill, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 7 years experience
(800) 576-4210 17485 Monterey Road
Suite 204
Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Domestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Santa Clara University School of Law and Santa Clara University School of Law
Joshua Robinett Jachimowicz was admitted to the State Bar in 2011. Mr. Jachimowicz began working with his father's firm as a law clerk while attending law school. He graduated the University of California at Santa Barbara with a bachelor's degree in Physics. Like his father, he received his law degree from the Santa Clara University School of Law. While at Santa Clara, he received honors for his academic efforts in Wills and Trusts, Employment Discrimination and Trial Techniques classes. As a young attorney, he has handled numerous criminal matters, including petty thefts, drug offenses, and DUIs. Mr. Jachimowicz recently married...
J. Winston Duggan
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Morgan Hill, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer
16360 Monterey St
#120
Morgan Hill, CA 95037-5454
Domestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Marquette University and Santa Clara University School of Law
Stephen W. Penn
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Morgan Hill, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 31 years experience
(408) 776-1525 16360 Monterey St
#120
Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Domestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Glendale Univ COL
Patrick T. Bell
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Morgan Hill, CA Domestic Violence Attorney
(408) 776-1525 16360 Monterey St
#120
Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Domestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Santa Clara University School of Law
Watsonville, CA Domestic Violence Attorney
(877) 791-1836 45 Brennant St
Watsonville, CA 95076
Domestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Traffic Tickets
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
David Alan Patton
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 30 years experience
(408) 553-0801 1871 The Alameda
San Jose, CA 95126
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Santa Clara Univ School of Law
David Patton is a Family Law Specialist as certified by The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization, limiting his practice to family law exclusively. He heads the firm's family law practice.

Mr. Patton has 22 years experience as a trial lawyer, spending his early years focusing on insurance defense and plaintiff's personal injury cases. After co-founding Lonich & Patton in 1994, Mr. Patton developed the firm's family law practice. Since then, he has become one of Silicon Valley's top family law attorneys. Mr. Patton is a certified family law specialist. Only attorneys certified by the State Bar of California...
Gretchen Z. Boger
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 11 years experience
(408) 553-0801 1871 The Alameda
Suite 400
San Jose, CA 95126
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Divorce and Family
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Gretchen Z. Boger began her law career as a Deputy District Attorney in San Joaquin County from 2007 – 2010. During her tenure with the D.A.’s office, she prosecuted 17 jury trials. Ms. Boger has been practicing family law exclusively since January 2010. Ms. Boger joined Lonich & Patton in 2013. She received her Juris Doctorate from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law. During her time at McGeorge, she received a concentration in trial advocacy. Ms. Boger demonstrates great care and compassion in handling the complex emotional and legal issues which are unique to...
Sergio H. Benavides
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Hayward, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 12 years experience
(415) 867-5181 24301 Southland Drive
Suite 212 B
Hayward, CA 94545
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, Immigration and Juvenile
University of San Francisco School of Law
I am a top rated Criminal Defense Lawyer and Certified Criminal Law Specialist- by State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization. Out of hundreds of Criminal Defense Lawyers in San Francisco--there are only 10 Certified Specialists. I am one of the top performers. I have 10 years of experience, having helped thousands of clients with every type of criminal charge, from petty theft, to drug possession, to attempted murder and sexual assault. I've handled DUIs, Domestic violence. I have taken over 30 cases to trial, and achieved excellent results. I am fluent...
Nancy Martinez
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Palo Alto, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 9 years experience
(650) 242-5280 2211 Park Blvd, Suite 9
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Domestic Violence, Divorce and Family
University of San Francisco School of Law
Nancy M. Martinez is a California native. She grew up in Los Angeles and moved to the San Francisco Bay Area to attend college. Nancy is a native Spanish speaker. In her spare time, Nancy enjoys photography, traveling, cooking, and spending time with her family.

Ms. Martinez attended the University of California-Berkeley where she earned a bachelor’s degree in U.S. History. After Cal, Ms. Martinez worked as a paralegal for several years in the areas of business litigation, antitrust, class-actions, and intellectual property.

Ms. Martinez attended the University of San Francisco, School of Law where she earned a Certificate of Concentration...
H. Yvonne Seeley
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San Mateo, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 36 years experience
(650) 347-9111 411 Borel Avenue
Suite 603
San Mateo, CA 94002
Domestic Violence, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Family
San Francisco Law Sch
Ms. Seeley is a Certified Specialist in Family Law by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization. Ms. Seeley’s practice focuses on dissolution cases involving high asset and complex financial issues such as the division of interests in closely-held businesses, real estate, and equity compensation, including stock options and RSU’s. Ms. Seeley also has extensive experience with high-conflict custody matters and relocation/ move-away cases. Ms. Seeley brings over 30 years of civil litigation experience to the firm and represents clients through all phases of family law litigation before private judges and in public...
Gina Nicole Policastri
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 15 years experience
(408) 553-0801 1871 The Alameda
Suite 400
San Jose, CA 95126
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Santa Clara University School of Law
Gina Policastri is a Certified Family Law Specialist and limits her practice exclusively to family law. Ms. Policastri obtained a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Santa Clara University in 2000 and her Juris Doctorate from Santa Clara University in 2003, where she earned a place as an editor of the Santa Clara Law Review by writing a legal comment on the Barry Bonds divorce case and the prenuptial agreement legislation it subsequently sparked. During law school, Gina earned both the Emery and Law Faculty Scholarships. She was also awarded a Public Interest Scholarship for her summer clerkship at...
Lucy Stearns McAllister
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 30 years experience
(877) 280-9944 255 N Market St
San Jose, CA 95110
Domestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Santa Clara University
The Law Offices of Lucy S. McAllister is a California-based criminal, family and administrative law (licensing law) practice providing legal services for clients in California. McAllister has successfully won over 250 Superior Court trials as a Defense Attorney.With over 25+ years experience as a civil and criminal attorney I specialize in the following areas of Law: Licensing Law • Pre-hearing resolution of licensing issues • Administrative Hearings • Administrative Appeals • License Application Legal Advice • Handling License Disclosures (Applications, Renewals, Reinstatements) Family Law • Pre/Post Nuptial Agreements • Negotiation/Mediation/Litigation • Divorce/Separation • Custody • Domestic Violence • Restraining Orders • Paternity • Visitation Rights Criminal Law: • DUI • Domestic...
Magdalena Chattopadhya
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 5 years experience
(408) 201-4468 300 South First Street
Suite 228
San Jose, CA 95113
Domestic Violence, Divorce and Family
California Western School of Law
Magdalena Chattopadhya practices all areas of family law, providing comprehensive legal representation for matters related to divorce, separation, child custody/support, paternity, retraining orders, and more. As a Certified Family Law Specialist, she is hands-on with her clients from the initial consultation all the way to negotiations, trials, and even appeals when necessary. Ms. Chattopadhya focuses on the big picture – the long-term impact of a case on her clients’ lives. As a certified mediator, she strives to help parties move forward from a conflict in an amicable and dignified manner. She is dedicated to pursuing the best possible result, no...
William Vadim Pernik
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Salinas, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 11 years experience
(831) 222-3922 40 Central Avenue
Suite 4
Salinas, CA 93901
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
University of San Francisco School of Law
William V. Pernik is a criminal defense attorney licensed to practice in all state courts in California. His office is located in Salinas, in a historic Austin House just minutes away from the courthouse. William Pernik practices exclusively in the field of criminal defense. Born in former Soviet Ukraine, William Pernik immigrated to the United States in 1996. He obtained an undergraduate degree in Psychology from U.C. Davis and a juris doctor degree from University of San Francisco School of Law, from which he graduated with Honors (cum laude), a certificate in Public Interest Law, and a number of...
Javier Demetrio Rios
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 30 years experience
(408) 478-4444 1010 West Taylor Street
San Jose, CA 95126
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
Univ of Michigan Law Sch and University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
100% Defense -Criminal Law Only -Award Winning Attorney -Over 25 years of experience in Santa Clara County Courts -Extensive trial experience, everything from high profile murder cases to misdemeanor DUIs -Work has been featured on the front page of San Jose Mercury News -Bilingual (Spanish) One Dedicated Lawyer: I work hard because I want the best possible results. Sometimes a case that looked impossible at first, gets better if I work hard enough.
Erik Steven Johnson
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 12 years experience
(408) 246-3004 247 N. Third Street
San Jose, CA 95112
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Family
Santa Clara Univ School of Law
Erik Steven Johnson is a dedicated criminal defense attorney with a unique passion for defending the legal rights of his clients. His particular legal experience includes, but is not limited to: driving under the influence (DUI), domestic violence, hit-and-run accidents, drug-related offenses, theft (both petty and grand), and sex crimes, among many more. He is committed to providing the best legal representation to his clients, and maintains a high percentage of client satisfaction, thanks, in part, to being detail oriented.

Mr. Johnson is an honors-scholarship graduate from Saint Mary's College, where he received a bachelor's degree in political theory. He has...
Jennifer Mello
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 19 years experience
(408) 288-7800 1055 Minnesota Ave
San Jose, CA 95125
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Family
University of California - Santa Barbara and Santa Clara University School of Law
Mr. Nafiz M. Ahmed
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 13 years experience
(408) 217-8818 1922 The Alameda
Suite 201
San Jose, CA 95126
Domestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
Santa Clara Univ School of Law
Andrew George Marcellino
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 16 years experience
(408) 266-5291 255 W Julian St, Suite 501
San Jose, CA 95110
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Lincoln Law Sch of San Jose
Andrew Marcellino is a seasoned lawyer who has represented many clients throughout Santa Clara County in the trial and mediation process. He fights for his clients in the courtroom, but emphasizes negotiation and mediation as alternatives whenever possible. He does this to save his clients time, money and emotional stress, and to help them retain control over their legal results.

We assist family law clients in matters of domestic violence, divorce, custody and visitation, child support, restraining orders, property division, modifications of court orders, paternity matters, and other issues related to family law. We also provide experienced representation in criminal...
Wesley J. Schroeder
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer
(408) 277-0377 181 Devine Street
San Jose, CA 95110
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Juvenile
University of California - Davis
While I was always interested in a legal career as I grew up and went through my years of education, it was not until I became quite involved in the civil rights movement during the 1960’s that I really began to understand how absolutely vital it was to protect the individual rights of citizens. This is especially true for persons charged with a criminal offense. People ask how I can represent “guilty” people, or those persons accused of serious crimes. The fact is I am proud and honored to do so because I deeply believe in the principles of...
Jessica A. Pellerin
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 3 years experience
(408) 288-7800 1055 Minnesota Ave
San Jose, CA 95125
Domestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Harvey L. Ziff
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Los Altos, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 51 years experience
(650) 329-0851 4962 El Camino Real
#126
Los Altos, CA 94022
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Stanford Law School and Northwestern University School of Law
John Douglas Cahners
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Palo Alto, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 47 years experience
(650) 493-3900 260 Sheridan Avenue
Suite 200
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal and DUI
UC Hastings COL
John D. Cahners is a State Bar Certified Specialist in Criminal Law, who was a former senior prosecutor with the Santa Clara County District Attorneys Office. He has been defending those charged with crimes, since 1980.

He has been successful at handling all kinds of criminal defense with experience that includes every kind of crime, from DUI to Homicide. As a result of the new trend in prosecutions, he has become expert in handling Domestic Violence cases, and has devoted a substantial percentage of his practice to that area.

AV peer review rated by Martindale Hubble, he is also recognized by San...
Merrisa L. Coleman-Bishop
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 26 years experience
(408) 217-8506 1035 Minnesota Ave
#H
San Jose, CA 95125
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Family
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
Leon J. Mezzetti Jr.
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Fremont, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 42 years experience
(510) 791-1836 39300 Civic Center Drive
Suite 260
Fremont, CA 94538
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Juvenile
Santa Clara University School of Law
Alexander Cross
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 10 years experience
(800) 862-7677 111 N. Market St.
Suite 300
San Jose, CA 95113
Domestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Traffic Tickets
University of San Francisco School of Law
Mr. Cross is an expert in the field of criminal law. Mr. Cross will fight more aggressively than anyone to bring you the best outcome possible. His name brings chills to prosecutors, as evidenced by never losing a trial out of over 1,500 cases. He passionately cares about defending his clients and does everything within his power to help them. Having attended the University of California, Berkeley for Undergraduate studies, he received a B.A. in Legal Studies. He subsequently attended the prestigious San Francisco Law School to receive his J.D. He is a member of many associations, including...
Jeff Jackson
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Redwood City, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 16 years experience
(866) 985-4850 303 Twin Dolphin Dr
#600
Redwood City, CA 94065
Domestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
Santa Clara University
I specialize in criminal defense. I handle all serious felonies, including sex crimes, drug cases, weapon charges, domestic violence, child abuse, gang cases, violent felonies, burglary, robbery, theft, fraud, and DUI cases. In addition, I handle all varieties of misdemeanor cases, including DUIs. I graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1996. I subsequently graduated from Santa Clara University School of Law in 2001. I started my legal career as a prosecutor working in the District Attorney’s office in San Mateo County where I worked from 2001 to 2007. In 2007, I joined the prestigious law firm of Ropers,...
Harjot Walia
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Attorney
(800) 379-9330 152 N. 3rd St
Suite 710
San Jose, CA 95112
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Family
Founder of The Walia Law Firm, Harjot "Ginny" Walia has handled numerous cases throughout the criminal courts of the greater San Francisco Bay Area. San Francisco criminal defense attorney, Harjot "Ginny" Walia, has achieved a very high level of success in a relatively short period of time. The firm has reached great heights due to Ms. Walia’s extensive jury trial record, brilliant mind, competitive attitude and a willingness to fight for her clients. She has handled hundreds of criminal cases as a San Francisco Public Defender and in private practice. Federal criminal defense attorney, Ginny Walia has commented as an...
Stuart I. MacKenzie
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Hayward, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 38 years experience
(510) 537-7200 22320 Foothill Blvd
#460
Hayward, CA 94541
Domestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Golden Gate University School of Law and Golden Gate University School of Law
Todd P. Emanuel
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Redwood City, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 24 years experience
702 Marshall St
#400
Redwood City, CA 94063
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Insurance Claims, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
University of San Francisco
San Mateo County Injury Attorney Todd P. Emanuel is the managing partner of the firm. Todd has been given the honor of being selected as a “Northern California Superlawyer” eight years in a row from 2009 through 2017 based on peer recognition and great achievements in representing personal injury plaintiffs. Todd was recently nominated for consideration as the Consumer Attorney of the Year. In 2012, Mr. Emanuel served as President of the San Mateo County Trial Lawyers Association and as a member of the Board of Governors of Consumer Attorneys of California and has been recognized by the National Trial...
Traci Pickering
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 18 years experience
(408) 288-7800 1055 Minnesota Ave
San Jose, CA 95125
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Family
Santa Clara University
Ekaterina Berman
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San Jose, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 12 years experience
(408) 483-3012 3031 Tisch Way 711
San Jose, CA 95128
Domestic Violence, Divorce, Family and Immigration
Whittier Law School
Attorney Ekaterina Berman is a passionate professional who serves individuals and small businesses since 2006. She decided to start her own office seeing how most clients do not get the legal service they deserve, and compromise their rights. Ekaterina always works personally with her clients, and put emphasis on understanding their situation and adjusting the strategy to their needs and capabilities. Being her client you soon discover that she is a fighter, and will never let go on your behalf. She is a meticulous researcher and will make sure everything is done correctly, and nothing slips through the calendar...
Alin D. Cintean
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Redwood City, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 13 years experience
(650) 249-6805 2000 Broadway Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
Domestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Juvenile
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Samira Amato
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Campbell, CA Domestic Violence Attorney
(844) 515-2868 1999 S. Bascom Ave.
Suite 700
Campbell, CA 95008
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Santa Clara University School of Law
Hayward, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 8 years experience
Hayward, CA 94541
Domestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Santa Clara University School of Law
Thomas Vinson Nash
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(831) 424-9900 Salinas, 93901
Domestic Violence, Criminal and DUI
Tom Nash, widely known as "The DUI Guy" has been trying and winning DUI cases for over 30 years in Monterey County. Past President of the Monterey County Trial Lawyers Association, featured as a contributor to the authoritative California Book, "California Drunk Driving Law" and a long time member of California DUI Lawyers Association, as well as the National College of Drunk Driving Defense, NACDL, CACJ, and other California and National criminal defense organizations, Tom is the lawyer other lawyers turn to for advice on the defense of Driving Under the Influence charges in Monterey County.
Tim Gomes
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Palo Alto , CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 24 years experience
(877) 250-7521 4137 Abel Avenue
Palo Alto , CA 94306
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Family
New College of California
#1 Criminal Defense Law office in California with Tim Gomes, Esq. working since 1993 to defend people accused in State and Federal Court. Family Run Business Toll free Hotline 1-877-250-7521 speak with the Attorney or his wife who assists and manages the office 24/7 We finance. All Credit Cards accepted. Best Defense Lawyer and Lawyer in California We can help! Call now.
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