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What Happens if I Don't Pay My DUI Court Fees?

If you live in Orange County, California and were arrested for driving under the influence (DUI), you probably have a lot going through your mind. One thing you’ve probably thought about is what ...
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Vehicular Manslaughter While Intoxicated Offenses in California

It happens, people get behind the wheel after having too many alcoholic drinks, they get into an accident, and they end up killing one of their own passengers, another driver, a pedestrian, or a ...
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Can I Be Deported for a California DUI?

Are you a non-U.S. citizen who was recently arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) in Orange County? If so, perhaps you are wondering if a DUI conviction could cause you to be deported. If you ...
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14-Year Old Killed in Suspected DUI Crash in Huntington Beach

On Thursday night, June 25, 2015, a 14-year-old boy from Trabuco Canyon was killed in an accident with suspected drunk driver in Huntington Beach. E. McEnally, 14, was in a pickup with his brother and ...
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Drunk Driving: 4th of July Safety Tips

It’s that time of year again, the 4th of July is just around the corner. Americans and tourists alike love to celebrate the holiday with friends, family, barbeques, and fireworks. But, all too ...
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Orange County DUI Saturation Patrols

Memorial Day marks the beginning of summer adventures in Orange County. From Laguna Beach, to Disney’s California Adventure in Anaheim, to hiking at Crystal Cove State Park, the Pageant of the ...
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In Garden Grove, Woman & Dog Killed by DUI Suspect

On June 23, 2015, an alleged DUI driver was arrested after a fatal collision in Garden Grove that left a woman and her dog dead, according to Garden Grove Police. At around 9:45 p.m. on Tuesday ...
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Will I Have to Give a Sample of My DNA if I'm Arrested for DUI?

If you’ve watched the FBI Files, CSI, or the Cold Case Files, you’re probably familiar with how DNA evidence has become a powerful law enforcement tool. With advances in DNA technology, ...
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Virginia Landry in LA Times Regarding OC Clerk Who Illegally Fixed DUI Cases

On June 19, 2015, the Los Angeles Times ran a news story about a case that has been occurring in Orange County, California. The story is about an Orange County clerk who has appeared to have illegally ...
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Getting a Drug DUI Reduced to a 'Wet Reckless'

Californians across the state celebrated on January 1, 2011 when possession of one ounce or less of marijuana became an infraction, punishable by no more than a $100 fine and didn’t incur any ...
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Can Being an Alcoholic with DUIs Affect My Divorce?

Alcoholism is a disorder where a person’s drinking causes serious problems in their life, yet the individual continues to drink. Alcoholics build up their tolerance of alcohol and they often ...
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'Full House' Actor John Stamos Arrested for DUI

Actor John Stamos was arrested on June 12, 2015 in Beverly Hills for allegedly driving under the influence, according to the police. At around 7:45 p.m., the Beverly Hills Police Department had ...
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What Facts Matter in a DUI Police Report?

If you were recently arrested for DUI, you may be wondering about that DUI “police report” that was written about the incident. Which facts matter? Will any discrepancies help your case? ...
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Study Finds Sleeping Pills Raise Crash Risk

Do you take a medication such as Ambien or Restoril to treat sleep difficulties? If your answer is “yes,” you may be placing yourself and other motorists at risk. On June 11, 2015, NBC ...
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Consequences of a 3rd DUI in Orange County

Were you recently arrested for your 3rd DUI in Orange County? If so, we are certain that you want to know what types of penalties you are up against if you are found guilty. The consequences of a 3rd ...
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California DUI and Your Driver's License

The state of California views having a driver’s license as a privilege, not as a “right.” That said, you can keep your driver’s license providing that you adhere to specific ...
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DUI Offenders in Newport Beach Caught Driving on Suspended Licenses

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – On Monday, June 1, 2015, an undercover sting operation in Newport Beach caught not one, but eight people driving behind the wheel just moments after exiting the ...
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Getting a DUI While on Probation for Domestic Violence

If you were convicted of domestic violence and placed on probation, you’d have to “obey all of the laws.” Even if you weren’t ordered to abstain from alcohol, if you were ...
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Entering Canada With a DUI Offense

For some people, world travel is a part of life or a big part of their work. If you are facing DUI charges and have a good reason to travel to Canada, a DUI conviction can block your travel plans. Do ...
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Orange County DUI Checkpoints

For most people, driving towards a DUI or “sobriety” checkpoint is nerve-wracking, especially when they drank alcoholic beverages that day. What is a DUI checkpoint? It is where law ...
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Will Orange County Use Body Cameras Against DUI Suspects?

Ever since the controversial shooting death of Michael Brown Ferguson in Missouri, people across the country have been calling for police officers to be equipped with body cameras. Proponents say that ...
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Impact of DUIs on Security Clearances

The federal government is careful about who it gives access to classified information and facilities. Before the government gives a “security clearance,” to an individual, that person must ...
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Drugged Driving and DUI

In today’s world, it’s extremely easy to gain access to prescription drugs, especially if you live in the United States. America’s love affair with prescription drugs has led to a ...
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Santa Ana DUI Suspect Rams Truck Into Businesses, Home

On Thursday, May 28, 2015, a 48-year-old Santa Ana man was arrested after he rammed a stolen truck into three Orange County businesses and one home during a hot police pursuit. It all started around ...
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Drinking in the Heat - Why it's a Bad Idea

It’s a hot Saturday afternoon in July, and you just got back from a jog. A friend suggests that you have a few drinks and then hit the beach for a day in the sun. Images of a cold beer or ...
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