2011 California Code
Evidence Code
ARTICLE 3. Lawyer-Client Privilege
Section 956

CA Ev Code § 956 (through 2012 Leg Sess) What's This?

There is no privilege under this article if the services of the lawyer were sought or obtained to enable or aid anyone to commit or plan to commit a crime or a fraud.

(Enacted by Stats. 1965, Ch. 299.)

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