Category Archives: Driver’s Licenses

How Long Does a DUI Stay on your Record?


One of the most common misconceptions about a California DUI conviction is that it magically disappears from a person’s criminal record after a certain amount of time. Unfortunately that is not the case. A California DUI conviction stays on a … Continue reading

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Guilty vs. No Contest Plea in California DUI Cases


Most California DUI cases end in a plea deal. This means that the defendant is willing to accept the prosecution’s offered sentence in exchange for a guilty or no contest plea. Few people, however, actually know the difference between pleading … Continue reading

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Will My License be Suspended after a California DUI Conviction?


One of the most feared consequences associated with a California DUI conviction is the license suspension. While most people who have been convicted of a California DUI know that their license will be suspended, few know the process by which a license is suspended or for how long a license will be suspended following a DUI arrest. Continue reading

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How Do I Get My License Back Following a California DUI?


Following a California DUI arrest, a person has only 10 days to request DMV administrative per se hearing to try and save their license. If the hearing is requested, their license will automatically be suspended. If a hearing is scheduled, but is ultimately lost, the person’s license will be suspended. Continue reading

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DUI Leads to a 106 Year License Suspension


There’s a new world record for the length of a license suspension. Fortunately it occurred 6,083 miles away in Perm, Russia. Continue reading

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