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Dangers of Mixing Prescription Drugs & Alcohol

If you’re taking at least one prescription medication, you’re not alone. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), an arm of the U.S. National Institutes of Health, the ...
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Underage DUI in California

In California, it’s against the law for underage drivers (under 21-years-of-age) to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of.01%. This is because under ...
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DUI and Child Endangerment

With alcohol flowing freely at family BBQs and birthday parties, sporting events, and holiday gatherings, it happens: Parents enjoy a couple of drinks, collect their family members (kids included), ...
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Dangers of Mixing Oxycodone and Alcohol

When alcohol is consumed in excess, it can cause dangerous side effects, such as blurred vision, loss of coordination, nausea, vomiting, and poor judgement. Taken by itself, alcohol can seriously ...
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Drinking at College

According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, “Harmful and underage college drinking are significant health problems, and they exact an enormous toll on the intellectual ...
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Can I Lose My Job Because of a DUI?

A driving under the influence ( DUI ) conviction can affect one’s ability to get a job for years because most job applications ask candidates if they’ve ever been convicted of a crime. ...
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Consequences of an Out-Of-State DUI

When we go on vacation or travel out-of-state on business, we don’t expect to get a speeding ticket or worse, get arrested for driving under the influence (DUI), but it happens more often than ...
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DUI Police Reports: What You Need to Know

If you were recently arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol or drugs, you may be wondering about the DUI “police report” that was written about the incident. Which facts ...
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DUI Defense Strategies

Were you arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) in Orange County? Are you afraid that your case is hopeless? Don’t give up, there are proven ways to fight and win a DUI case! Did the ...
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Medical Marijuana and DUID in California

In 1970, Congress made marijuana a Schedule 1 substance under the Controlled Substance Act because back then, the government believed that marijuana had “no accepted medical use.” Now, ...
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4 Questions After a DUI Arrest

Driving under the influence (DUI) is the one offense that everyday, non-criminals get arrested for all the time. Often, those arrested for DUI have never been in trouble with the law before so ...
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Auto Insurance After a DUI

If you’re facing drug or alcohol-related charges in Orange County or anywhere else in California, you’re probably concerned about being convicted, having your driver’s license ...
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Basics of a California DUI

DUI is short for Driving Under the Influence. While each state has enacted its own DUI or DWI laws, sentencing and penalties, all 50 states made it illegal to drive with a blood alcohol concentration ...
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Will a DUI Cost Me a New Job?

Whether you were recently arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) or you already have a DUI conviction, you’d probably like to know if a background check would cost you that new job you ...
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Can the CA DMV Shorten the SR22 Requirement?

Suppose you were arrested and later convicted of driving under the influence (DUI). Once your driver’s license is suspended or revoked for DUI, you will be required to maintain what is called an ...
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Alternatives to Jail for a DUI

Most individuals who are arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) simply can’t afford to go to jail. Surely, you’d probably agree that overnight is more than enough! If you were ...
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5 Consequences of a DUI Conviction

If you just spent the night in Orange County Jail’s drunk tank, you may be thinking, “I don’t want to go back to jail, ever,” and that’s understandable! Before you ...
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How Does DUI Affect Auto Insurance?

If you were recently arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) in Orange County, you’re probably in panic mode about now. “Will I go to jail? Will I lose my driver’s license? ...
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Your Options in a DUI Case

Were you recently arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol or drugs in Orange County? If so, you’re probably wondering what to do. “What are my options? Should I plead ...
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It's the Summer of DUI

If you happen to live in South Orange County, California or nearby, you’re well-aware of the fact that the whole tone changes during the summer. The beaches become crowded with tourists, the ...
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6 Surprising Facts About DUI

If you were recently arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) in Orange County or anywhere else in California, you may soon discover some surprising facts about DUI that you were not aware of. ...
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What Factors Affect a DUI Case?

In California, driving under the influence (DUI) is considered a “wobbler offense,” which means it can be prosecuted as a misdemeanor or a felony depending on the facts of the case. If ...
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Can a DUI Case Be Extended Due to Pregnancy?

Driving under the influence ( DUI ) cases can take some time to conclude. Sometimes the DA doesn’t even file charges until it’s been almost a year since the DUI arrest. So, considering the ...
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Alcoholism in Law Enforcement

We all experience stress in life; sometimes when we’ve had a bad day, we drink a beer or have a glass of wine to take the edge off. In reality, having a client yell at us, getting into an ...
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First DUI in Orange County

Were you recently arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) of drugs or alcohol in Orange County? If so, and this was your first DUI offense, surely, you’ll be curious about the penalties ...
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