Monthly Archives: December 2011

How does my DUI affect my car insurance?

Because a DUI is a driving related offense, insurance companies often times feel that if you receive or are convicted for a DUI that you are a potentially higher risk to insure.  This translates into higher premiums, and in some … Continue reading

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How many times do I have to blow?

Many clients often inquire why law enforcement required them to blow into multiple breathalyzer devices throughout the course of their DUI arrest.  The answer is slightly more complex than one would initially think at first blush.

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‘Tis the season!

During certain times of the year law enforcement attempts to match their level of presence with what they deem to be a more active DUI time.  The winter holiday season national drunk-driving campaign “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” begins … Continue reading

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Checkpoints credited for less DUI related deaths

According to a recent article in the North County Times , DUI related deaths in the Los Angeles area have been drastically reduced due to increased police patrol and consistent DUI checkpoints.

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How many drinks can I have?

One of the most important factors in preventing yourself from being exposed to the consequences of a DUI in the Southern California area is knowing when you should be behind the wheel in the first place. Although I personally recommend … Continue reading

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