California Vehicle Code 23153

California Vehicle Code 23153

  The results of a DUI accident can be serious but the results of a DUI accident with injury can be even more consequential. If you find yourself in the position of facing a DUI under California Vehicle Code 23153, it is imperative that you fully comprehend the entirety of the situation and the allegations you are facing. The code states that it is illegal to operate a vehicle while engaging in any other form of conduct that is already

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Aftermath of the Holiday DUI Enforcement Period

Aftermath of the Holiday DUI Enforcement Period

Aftermath of the Holiday DUI Enforcement Period Amidst a global pandemic, it came as a shock to California to see a rather large spike in DUI arrests after the holidays. This spike also played its part in San Diego county. California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported their officers arresting 573 individuals for DUI’s statewide. This is more than double the statistic for 2019, at 271 DUI arrests. San Diego county was home to 30 of the arrests that took place over

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2020 Drunk Driving Statistics

2020 Drunk Driving Statistics

2020 Drunk Driving Statistics  As 2020 is coming to a close, let’s take a look at an overview of the nation’s drunk driving statistics for the year. Due to the current state of the country during the COVID-19 pandemic, these 2020 nationwide statistics look a little different compared to previous years. With less businesses open, fewer vehicles have been on the road. As a result, fewer opportunities to drive under the influence have arose.   Nationwide Statistics 2020 Surveys conducted

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Tips for “Expunging” a San Diego DUI

Tips for “Expunging” a San Diego DUI

Tips for “Expunging” a San Diego DUI Expungement is the legal term for clearing your record or arrests and convictions. Moreover, it is a post-conviction process. The conviction will still count as a DUI prior and for DMV purposes. However, it will not be allowed to be used against you in a work-related manner. Firstly, you should determine if you are eligible for an expungement. Specific criteria and requirements must be met before you can apply for an expungement of

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Quick Tips for How to Improve Your Situation Before DUI Court

Quick Tips for How to Improve Your Situation Before DUI Court

Quick Tips on How to Improve Your Situation Before DUI Court Here are some quick tips for how to improve your situation before your DUI court date. Being convicted of a DUI is never one’s desired outcome after a night out or a few too many drinks after work. It’s easy to assume the worst-case scenario when convicted of a DUI, and one should in order to be the most prepared. However, there are a few things you can do

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How to Avoid a DUI in the Desert – San Diego & Imperial County

How to Avoid a DUI in the Desert – San Diego & Imperial County

How to Avoid a DUI in the Desert – San Diego & Imperial County San Diego & Imperial County Deserts One of California’s beautiful natural resources is its deserts. If you take the 78 through San Diego and Imperial County, you’ll come across many desert stops. Places like Borrego Springs, Ocotillo Wells, and Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. These locations are great for 4-wheeling, camping and experiencing the vast sand dunes. San Diego and Imperial County deserts are all on either

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Why Does the DUI Process Take so Long to Get Answers?

Why Does the DUI Process Take so Long to Get Answers?

Why Does the DUI Process Take so Long to Get Answers? At the beginning of the DUI defense process in San Diego county, you must first understand what true unreasonableness it is to expect an attorney to tell you exactly what is going to happen. Penalties are always potentially very significant. Your top DUI Specialist Attorney will be better prepared and cater most of its focus towards “attention to detail.” This is why in instances of needing a DUI lawyer it is smart to

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New San Diego DUI Checkpoint locations – avoid DUI arrest

Here are some new San Diego DUI checkpoint locations – avoid DUI arrest altogether. Holidays tend to be big DUI arrest days for the local San Diego police. Always be cautious when consuming alcohol and driving, especially during the holiday season.   Cinco de Mayo Over the Cinco de Mayo holiday weekend, “Mothers Against Drunk Driving” (MADD) teamed up with UBER to ensure everyone gets home safely. UBER and MADD teamed up to offer free carpool rides in all San

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