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A Mother-to-be Tragically Killed by Alleged Drunk Driver


On Monday, September 7th, 2020, an expectant mother was struck and killed by a suspected drunk driver in Lancaster, California. Sadly, she and her unborn child died from the severe injuries they sustained from the accident. After the DUI suspect … Continue reading

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What Happens if a Non-U.S. Citizen Gets a DUI Charge?


In the United States, driving while under the influence is an offense that comes with serious consequences. It can potentially lead to bodily harm, jail time, monetary fees, and a variety of issues. The situation therefore becomes more overwhelming when … Continue reading

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Necessary Things to Know About a First-Time DUI in California


A person who has been arrested for a first-time DUI in California must face two government agencies: the DMV and the criminal court. When arrested, the driver can be charged according to Vehicle Code 23152(a) and Vehicle Code 23152(b). The … Continue reading

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Police Sergeant Arrested for DUI in Unmarked Police Car


Last week, an off-duty sergeant was arrested on multiple charges including DUI, after allegedly driving an unmarked police car through the scene of a fatal crash on Interstate 25. Fortunately, no one was harmed as a result of the sergeant’s … Continue reading

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The Dangers and Consequences of Getting Repeat DUIs


It is important that people understand the dangers of repeat DUIs. In California particularly, legislators have made an effort to curb repeat offenses by discussing ways to prevent them and drafting policy restrictions. One representative said, “If someone gets a … Continue reading

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