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How a CA DUI Affects Teachers' Credentials

If you’re a California teacher and you were recently arrested for DUI in Orange County, you’re likely wondering if, and how much a DUI conviction will affect your teaching career. This ...
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Should You List Your DUI on a College Application?

Whether you’re a parent of an eleventh or twelfth grader, or a college hopeful, graduating high school is a big deal, and getting admitted into the college of your choosing is likely extremely ...
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Methods & Tests in DUI Prosecution

In the fight against drunk driving, safety regulators and law enforcement work tirelessly to implement new measures that will aid in DUI prosecution. Many of these new measures are based in ...
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Second DUI in Orange County

Were you recently arrested for a second DUI offense in Orange County, California? If so, it’s important that you understand what you’re up against. Assuming no one was injured or killed as ...
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Penalties for a First DUI in Orange County

Were you recently arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) in Orange County, California? If so, you are going to want to learn about the penalties involved in a DUI conviction. Before we ...
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How Does an Ignition Interlock Device Work?

Ignition interlock devices (IIDs) are being increasingly used to prevent drivers who have been convicted of a DUI from getting behind the wheel while intoxicated. What is an IID exactly? It’s a ...
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California Wet Reckless: a Plea Bargain

If you are facing driving under the influence (DUI) charges in Orange County, California, you may have heard from friends and family about a California “wet reckless,” which is not a ...
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Two Parts of a California DUI

When you get arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol or drugs in Orange County, California and throughout the rest of the state, you will have to handle two separate parts: 1) the ...
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Driver Arrested After 0.0% Breath Test

In a bizarre incident in Austin, Texas in 2013, a driver was arrested for DWI (driving while intoxicated, the Texas equivalent of DUI ) even after a breath test result of 0.0%. The driver fought his ...
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FAQs About a California DUI

If you were recently arrested for driving under the influence ( DUI ) in Orange County, California and this is your first offense, you probably have a lot of questions. In order to help you better ...
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What You Need to Know About DUI School

Anyone convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) in California must attend mandatory alcohol rehabilitation classes, often referred to as "DUI School." The length of time DUI School ...
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Probation for a California DUI

For a client who was arrested for driving under the influence who has the odds stacked against them, DUI probation is an excellent alternative to incarceration. But, in order to receive probation, the ...
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Can a Breathalyzer Be Tricked?

There’s something about having a couple of drinks, getting behind the wheel because you feel “fine,” and then having a cop driving behind you. Suddenly, your nerves are rattled, your ...
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Studies About Repeat DUI Offenders

Throughout the past several years, a number of organizations and government agencies have focused heavily on driving under the influence (DUI). As part of this focus, many safety officials have ...
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DUI Arrests and a Driver's Rights

As a driver, you have rights if you are pulled over and arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI). It’s important to understand and remember these rights, as exercising them may ...
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California's Administrative Per Se Law

As of this writing, it’s been over 25 years since California enacted the automatic driver’s license suspension law for drunk drivers, also known as the “Administrative Per Se ...
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Can a DUI Be Charged as Murder?

Prior to 1981, killing someone in a DUI accident didn’t lead to murder charges, but that all changed with the People v. Watson. In that case, the drunk driver was charged with second-degree ...
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DUI: Ignorance Is Not a Defense

In 2014, Pittsburgh Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount were charged with driving under the influence of marijuana. At the scene of the traffic stop, the officer reported ...
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Automatic License Suspension for Underage DUI

Most parents already know that drinking is common among America’s youth. After all, parents of teenagers can remember what it was like when they were young. But, how big is the drinking problem ...
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Can a DUI Ruin My College Life?

Going to college full time can be all-consuming. Many diehard college students spend practically all day, and sometimes all night studying between classes and hitting the books. Some college students ...
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About Out-of-State DUIs

What happens if you live in another state but are arrested for DUI (driving under the influence) in Orange County, California? This is an important issue to consider, as you face unique challenges and ...
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What Not to Say During a DUI Stop

As Orange County DUI defense attorneys, we have represented hundreds, if not thousands of DUI defendants over the years, and we can say that most of them were nervous during their DUI stop. ...
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How California Winters Affect DUI Arrests

In many other states across the United States, winter DUIs are especially dangerous considering the fog, snow, low visibility, blizzard conditions, and ice on the roads. These dangerous conditions ...
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Lesser-Known Facts About a Holiday DUI

Now that it’s December, we are smack in the middle of the busiest DUI season of the year. Why? Because, it’s the holidays and as we all know, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, and New ...
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California's 'Per Se' DUI Law

According to Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), in 1980 when MAAD was founded, about 25,000 people were killed in alcohol-related crashes each year. By 2014, the number of alcohol-related ...
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