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Aggravating Factors in a California DUI

When a driver is arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in Orange County, they will usually be charged with a misdemeanor under California 23152(a) or 23152(b). In California and every ...
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Can I Get Arrested for DUI After the Fact?

In the world of DUI, sometimes it seems like anything is possible. To illustrate, people have been contacted by the police days after an alleged drunk driving incident as a part of a DUI ...
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Can I Get a DUI if I am a Passenger?

In California and every other state, there are a comprehensive set of laws that criminalize driving while under the influence of alcohol, driving under the influence of controlled substances, and ...
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Don't Sabotage Your DUI Case

You’re a normally law-abiding citizen. You work hard, you pay your taxes, and you try to be a good person. Perhaps you have a family, or perhaps you volunteer at your church or a local charity. ...
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Will a DUI Stop Me From Becoming a U.S. Citizen?

The United States truly is the land of opportunity, and most immigrants who come to the U.S. embrace the concept of becoming a citizen of this great nation; they don’t want anything to ...
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Drugged Driving DUIs in California

Drugged driving – right or wrong, most of us have driven under the influence of some sort of a medication or controlled substance at one time or another. Whether we have lingering traces of a ...
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Can I Expunge a DUI While on Probation?

If you were convicted of driving under the influence, we don’t have to tell you that it can be a real drag. DUIs cost you precious time, they cost you money, and they can make the simplest ...
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Will a DUI Stop Me From Becoming an Attorney?

Drinking alcohol is a big part of our society. Whether it’s Champagne on New Year’s Eve, Chardonnay at Thanksgiving, beer on Super Bowl Sunday, or drinks with clients, drinking has been a ...
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Warrant for Old DUI, What Should I Do?

In this post, we wanted to address the situation where someone is arrested for driving under the influence, but they failed to pay the fines. To make more interesting, we’re going to describe a ...
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Can I Lose My Out of State License After a CA DUI?

California is a big place, and in Orange County, we have a lot of visitors coming to see the beautiful beaches and visit places like nearby San Diego and Disney Land. Considering the number of people ...
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5 Important DUI Don'ts

You may be leaving a party at a friend's house, a dinner with family, or a business meeting when you see a patrol car's lights flashing behind you. You pull over and find yourself confronted ...
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What to Do After the DUI Arrest

If you were just arrested for DUI in Orange County, you’d probably describe your experience as stressful, embarrassing and somewhat humiliating. You may even be tired, angry, and ashamed that ...
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Arrested for DUI After an Accident

Were you involved in a car accident where the other driver was at fault, but since you were drinking earlier, you were arrested for driving under the influence? The other driver ran a red light and ...
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Will I Get Fired Because of My DUI?

When people are arrested for driving under the influence, naturally they’re going to worry about how that DUI arrest is going to affect things like their job and their auto insurance premiums. ...
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California DUI Basics

If you were recently arrested for driving under the influence ( DUI ) in Orange County, you probably have a lot of questions about the process, what to expect, and how you should go about handling ...
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Can Sleeping It Off Lead to a DUI Arrest?

Did you know that being in a vehicle while drunk can lead to a DUI arrest, even if you are not operating the vehicle? This may go against all that you thought you knew about DUI, but it is possible. ...
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What to Say to Police When Pulled Over for DUI

One thing that you may not realize when you are arrested for driving under the influence is that you have the right to remain silent and request a lawyer. Especially when a person has been drinking, ...
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Changing Your Driving Habits After a DUI

Being arrested for driving under the influence is the fastest way for a person to change their driving habits. In the face of DUI charges, not only are they up against immediate penalties, such as ...
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DUI & the Rising BAC Defense

If you were recently arrested for driving under the influence in Orange County, you may be poring over the Internet, and Googling DU defenses. If your search turned up the “rising BAC ...
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Can I Drink While on DUI Probation?

You were recently arrested for driving under the influence in Orange County. Someone told you that if you are convicted and put on probation, you cannot keep any alcohol in your home, nor can you ...
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Can You Still Be Arrested with BAC Below .08?

Nearly everyone is aware that the legal limit for driving under the influence of alcohol is.08% for drivers ages 21 and older. If the driver is under the age of 21, he or she cannot have ANY ...
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How the Watson Advisement Can Result in a Murder Charge

When someone is under the influence of alcohol and causes a fatal accident, it can lead to severe consequences, even though the DUI defendant is a good person who made a huge mistake. While the ...
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7 Common Mistakes to Avoid After a DUI Arrest

Every DUI case brought before the court is unique; no two are identical. There are many factors that must be considered in a case before a judgment can be passed upon the accused. That is what our ...
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How to Prevent a DUI Arrest

The weekend is a great time to blow off steam after the stress of dealing with deadlines, production, and steep targets after a busy week at work. How do you relax after a 40, 50, or even 60 hour ...
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Non-Moving Violations May Result in DUI Arrest

It’s impossible to know your blood alcohol concentration (BAC) without submitting to a BAC test. Some people who consume alcohol make the decision to play it safe and not drive, having a pretty ...
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    Meet Virginia L. Landry
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