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Sucking on a Penny & Other Breathalyzer 'Cheats'

You may have heard that chewing gum, sucking on a penny, swigging mouthwash, eating a breath mint or chugging water can help you "cheat" a breathalyzer test. Unfortunately for anyone who was ...
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Do I Need an Orange County DUI Attorney?

So, you were arrested for driving under the influence in Orange County, California. This is your first ever DUI offense and now you’re wondering what to do. Do you represent yourself and plead ...
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DUI With Child Passenger Orange County

In Orange County and throughout the state of California, driving under the influence (DUI) is a serious charge that poses equally serious penalties. In many cases, drivers can see these penalties ...
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3 Questions to Ask Your DUI Attorney

Arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) in Orange County? You are not alone. According to data collected by The Century Council, approximately 472 California drivers were arrested for DUI every ...
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Will I Go to Jail for a First-Time DUI?

Facing a driving under the influence (DUI) charge is never easy, especially when your job, reputation, and freedom are on the line. If you were pulled over and arrested for your first DUI offense, you ...
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How Long Does a California DUI Impact Insurance?

If you are convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) in Orange County, California, you will soon learn that the DUI will have a direct impact on your auto insurance premiums. Sure, the DUI is ...
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Alcohol Affects Women Differently

If you’re a woman who loves your glass of wine after a long day at the office, or after a hard day with grumpy toddlers or after fighting with your teen about their embarrassing (for you) ...
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Orange County Halloween DUI Crackdown

This year, Halloween will be on Monday, October 31, 2016, but the celebrations will begin on Friday, October 28th. Sure, there will be all kinds of fun and exciting costumes, but the one costume you ...
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True Cost of a California DUI

There are a number of consequences associated with driving under the influence (DUI) in Orange County, California and throughout the state. While time behind bars and the loss of your driver's ...
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Defenses for a Marijuana DUI in Orange County

On Nov. 6, 1996, the California Compassionate Use Act, Proposition 215 went into effect as California Health & Safety Code 11362.5, making it legal for a California-licensed physician to recommend ...
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Facts About Caffeine & Alcohol

If a young person drinks too much alcohol, one of their friends may stop at the nearest Starbucks or Coffee Bean and get them a strong cup of coffee to try and “sober them up.” Or, they ...
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Should I Refuse a Breath Test in a CA DUI?

As Orange County DUI attorneys, we get asked this one question all of the time, “Should I take a breath test or not?” If you’re wondering the same thing, continue reading as we set ...
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What is a 'Wet Reckless' in California?

In California, wet reckless is not a criminal charge, it’s a plea bargain used by DUI defense attorneys to help a DUI defendant avoid a conviction for driving under the influence (DUI). Law ...
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Dos and Don'ts of a DUI Stop

There are steps that you can take as a driver to have a positive influence on a driving under the influence (DUI) arrest. Remember, the things you say and do may have an impact on whether you are ...
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About Blood Alcohol Concentration

What does blood alcohol concentration (BAC) have to do with drunk driving? A lot, but before we discuss California’s BAC laws, we’re going to take a look at BAC and what it means. Blood or ...
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Will My Security Clearance Be Revoked After a DUI?

As you know, if you’re given security clearance, it’s a big deal. It means you’ve passed a thorough background check that dove deep into your personal and professional history. That ...
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What is the Watson Advisement?

For California drivers, the future consequences of a DUI conviction can be made worse when a driver is made to sign the Watson Advisement following a DUI conviction. The Watson Advisement is the ...
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