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How Alcohol Affects Driving

Alcohol has played a major role in our society since the first settlers came to America from Europe. Before that, alcohol was not only a popular beverage, it was often safer to drink than water. We ...
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Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving

Now that Thanksgiving is just days away, the 2017 holiday season has officially arrived. We’re the first to admit that our firm loves the holidays. What’s not to love? It means cozying up ...
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When is the License Suspension After a DUI?

If you were recently arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) in Orange County, you may be unsure about when exactly your license suspension starts. A lot of people are confused by the timing of ...
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Car Accidents While on DUI Probation in California

Were you previously convicted of DUI in Orange County? If you’re currently on probation for a DUI that occurred within the past three years, does this mean that will you be arrested now that ...
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What You Don't Expect from a DUI

Are you facing driving under the influence (DUI) charges in Orange County or anywhere else in California? If this is your first DUI, the whole experience is stressful and unnerving. Here is a list of ...
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Can I Become a Cop With a DUI?

A career in law enforcement can be wonderful for some people – it means a steady paycheck, excellent benefits, making new friends, and the ability to meet lots of new people in the community. If ...
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DUI Reportability Requirements in California

If you were recently arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol or drugs in California, or if you’ve already been convicted of DUI, you’re probably wondering, “How ...
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Drinking on an Empty Stomach

You’ve probably heard people say, “Never drink on an empty stomach!” Then again, you’ve probably also heard people say something to the effect of, “I want to drink on an ...
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How Alcohol Affects Driving

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), “Every day, 28 people in the United States die on alcohol-related vehicle crashes – that’s one person every ...
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What Happens if I Don't Pay My DUI Fines?

If you were arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) in California, you probably have a lot going through your mind. One thing you’ve probably thought about is what would happen if you ...
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On Domestic Violence Probation? Don't Get a DUI!

If you were convicted of domestic violence in Orange County or anywhere else in California and you were placed on probation, you must “obey all of the laws” while on probation, or else it ...
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What is a DMV Hearing?

If you were arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol or drugs in Orange County or anywhere else in California, you will soon learn about the DMV hearing, which is different than the ...
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Advantages of Expunging a California DUI

Suppose you were convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) in California. Now you’re wondering, “Should I get my DUI expunged? What are the advantages anyway?” In order to have ...
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DUI Mistakes That Can Cost a College Scholarship

Come the end of summer, college campuses across the country become busy once again as they prepare for the new academic year. For many first-year college students, the school they are attending ...
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Can Police Draw Blood from an Unconscious Person?

Like other states, California has adopted a law, known as it’s “Implied Consent” law. California’s implied consent law is covered under Section 23612 of the California Vehicle ...
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DUI Programs in California

In California, the offense of driving under the influence (DUI) of drugs or alcohol is covered under Section 23152 of the California Vehicle Code. If someone is found guilty of DUI under Sec. 23152, ...
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Beware of a Halloween DUI

With Halloween just around the corner, we wanted to warn Orange County residents of the dangers of drinking and driving on Halloween, particularly because so many children of all ages will be ...
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On These Medications? Don't Drink Alcohol!

Who doesn’t love Consumer Reports? It’s always looking out for us and in one of its articles entitled, “ Don’t Drink Alcohol While Taking These Medications ” it shows its ...
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Can I Refuse to Show ID at a Checkpoint?

Suppose you were driving late one Friday or Saturday evening. Suddenly, you noticed police officers on the road, directing motorists to STOP their vehicles so they could check their driver’s ...
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DUIs & Seeking Federal Employment

A lot of people like to have job security. One of the best ways to achieve this much sought-after security is to work for the United States government. If you’re facing driving under the ...
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Will a DUI Stop Me from Practicing Law?

It’s not difficult to enjoy some drinks at a celebratory dinner, during a night on the town, or when entertaining some important clients, but the instant you have too many, “losing” ...
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Can Diabetes Lead to a DUI?

Suppose you were recently arrested for drunk driving. If you have diabetes, our question is, were you under the influence of alcohol or could you have been experiencing a diabetic low? What some ...
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Can I Drive for Uber with a DUI?

Many Californians will agree that Uber has opened a whole new world to us in more ways than one. Uber has offered flexible employment and it’s helped get drunk drivers off the roads by offering ...
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How to Drink Responsibly

Like Europe and Canada, alcohol plays a major role in American culture, especially when it comes to holiday parties, after work parties, engagement parties, weddings, Super Bowl parties, bridal ...
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Orange County DUI Basics

Do you indulge in alcohol from time to time? Do you have a California driver’s license? If your answer is “yes” to these questions, it’s important that you are familiar with ...
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