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What Does It Mean To Have A DUI Deferred?

Posted on January 26th, 2018 by Todd Landgren

If you have never been in serious trouble with the law, but you are arrested and charged with driving under the influence – DUI – in the state of California, what are your options? Will you have a DUI conviction on your record – for years into the future – or can a conviction be […]

What Is A DUI With Child Endangerment?

Posted on January 12th, 2018 by Todd Landgren

The importance of our children is expressed by a number of California laws. For example, if you’re driving under the influence in California, and you have a child under age 14 as a passenger, the DUI penalty will be increased if you’re convicted. What is the penalty for having a child with you if you’re […]

Is Drowsy Driving Comparable To Drunk Driving?

Posted on December 22nd, 2017 by Todd Landgren

Every day, it seems like there are more dangers on California’s streets and highways. Drunk driving has been and still is a genuine threat to public safety. Arrests for “drugged” driving are increasing every year. And now, “drowsy” driving is a growing concern. Are you at risk from a drowsy driver – or at risk […]

How To Handle An Out-Of-State DUI Charge

Posted on December 8th, 2017 by Todd Landgren

You’re visiting some relatives, or you’re out of town on business. You have one or two drinks with your relatives or colleagues, no more than you normally would enjoy with your friends or co-workers back home. But you’re not familiar with the area, it’s dark – and before you know it, you’ve been arrested in […]

What Happens When A Teen Gets A DUI?

Posted on November 24th, 2017 by Todd Landgren

In all fifty states, no matter how old or young a driver is, driving under the influence is against the law. In California, DUI charges are particularly serious for drivers who are under 21 years of age. If you are the parent of an underage driver, what do you need to know about DUI in […]

What Are The Legal Ramifications Of Refusing A Breathalyzer Test?

Posted on November 9th, 2017 by Todd Landgren

In California, if you are pulled over in traffic by the police for suspicion of driving under the influence, are you required to take a field sobriety test (FST)? What about a breath test? If you refuse to test, what are the consequences? These questions are complicated because the law that governs DUI testing in […]

How A DUI Affects Your Car Insurance

Posted on October 20th, 2017 by Todd Landgren

You already know that the legal penalties for driving under the influence are harsh, but have you thought about how a DUI conviction might affect your automobile insurance? Will you still qualify for auto insurance? Will you be able to afford the higher rates after a DUI conviction? Auto insurance companies impose their own DUI […]

Are DUI Checkpoints Legal In California?

Posted on October 8th, 2017 by Todd Landgren

In California, arrests for driving under the influence increase over the holidays because more sobriety checkpoints (also called “DUI checkpoints” or “roadblocks”) are set up by law enforcement agencies across the state. If you’re a driver in California, you’re about to find out how the sobriety checkpoints operate and what rights you have at a […]

Should I Plead Guilty To A Wet Reckless?

Posted on September 20th, 2017 by Todd Landgren

An experienced Orange County DUI defense attorney can provide the sound legal advice you will need if you are charged with driving under the influence in southern California. Should you plead not guilty to a DUI charge and take your case to trial? Or should you accept the best plea bargain you can get? The […]

Does A Wet Reckless Affect Employment?

Posted on September 8th, 2017 by Todd Landgren

Legal penalties are seldom the only penalties a driver faces in California when he or she is convicted of driving under the influence (DUI). A DUI conviction can damage your career or make it tough to find employment. Even a DUI arrest that doesn’t lead to a conviction can damage your employment situation, especially if […]

 

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