Blog Posts in 2013

LA County DUI Arrests Up

684 arrests from 12:01 a.m. on Dec. 13 and to 12:01 a.m. Thursday Dec. 19, 2013. That number is 63 arrests higher than the same period last year. Are more people driving DUI or are police finding more ...
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Texas-10 Years for Violation of DUI Probation

A 50 year old man, was convicted of violating his DUI probation by driving w/o a license, w/o interlock and admitting drinking regularly. He had 5 priors and was on probation for the 5 th DUI. He got ...
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Orange County Blood Test Errors

Orange County Blood Test Errors result in making criminals out of people who were below the legal limit. According to the crime lab, the blood-alcohol levels of approximately 20 people were reported ...
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California couple fights medical marijuana charges

Those who have the proper documentation for utilizing medical marijuana to treat their ailments are supposed to be free from prosecution by authorities. One couple has apparently gone through a legal ...
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Lindsay Lohan pleas in California misdemeanor car crash case

Famed child star Lindsay Lohan has been in the public eye over the past several years for a succession of legal issues. She recently appeared in a California courtroom to negotiate a plea agreement ...
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California man pleads guilty to serious criminal charges of fraud

Whenever a California resident is accused of serious criminal charges, mounting a criminal defense may seem like a daunting prospect. This can be especially true in the face of serious criminal ...
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