Category Archives: Chemical Tests

Bus Driver Charged for Driving Bus of Students While Drunk

  Last week a Napa, California bus driver was arrested for driving a bus full of students while under the influence of alcohol and driving with a blood alcohol content of 0.08 percent or more. The bus driver, Jaquida C. … Continue reading

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Can You Be Arrested for DUI After Sleep-Driving?

There are plenty of people out there like myself who have difficulty sleeping at night. While I don’t take any medication for it, many people do. Legal sedative-hypnotic sleep aids include Ambien, Halcion, Sonata, Rozerem, and Lunesta. California Vehicle Code … Continue reading

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DUI for Driving While Hungover?

Although not common, I sometimes get the question, “Can a person be arrest for DUI when they are hungover?” Unfortunately, like the answer to many questions that I am asked, it depends. A hangover happens when the body recovers from … Continue reading

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Teen Invents DUI-Detection Device

13-year-old Krishna Reddy is doing something most junior high schoolers wouldn’t even consider; finding a way to reduce the number of drunk drivers on our streets. Reddy sought to create a device, unlike standard breathalyzers, that could test whether someone … Continue reading

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Do I Have to Give a Breath Sample?

Many people are confused about whether they’re required to give a breath sample following a California DUI stop. Unfortunately, the answer is not as simple as “yes” or “no.” There are two different breathalyzers that a person can submit to … Continue reading

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