Study Shows Chronic Marijuana Use Impedes Driving Skills

According to CNN, a new study was published that tested chronic marijuana use and its effect on driving. They defined “heavy use” as a minimum of 4-5 times a week and a total of at least 1,500 times in a lifetime. The researchers used a customized driving simulator to test the subjects and the subjects […]

Celebrate a Fun-Filled Halloween and Avoid Being a DUI Statistic

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Celebrate a Fun-Filled Halloween Celebrating Halloween should be a fun event for all ages. Whether that means dressing up in elaborate costumes, trick-or-treating, or gathering with friends and family for a festive party. However, sadly, those celebrations often involve alcohol and drunk driving, which can quickly cause fun to become frightening. Statistics indicate that Halloween […]

How much does a DUI attorney cost?

For a first-time misdemeanor DUI, a DUI attorney generally costs in the ballpark of $1,500 to $5,000.  A California DUI Lawyer Association (CDLA) Specialist often starts at $2,500 – $4,500. Immediately get a free online DUI attorney consultation form – click now for a $1,000 Discount. Fees can usually increase if there is a felony, […]

DUI / DWI Laws & Penalties by State

Drunk drivers are known to cause a lot of personal injury and damage in the United States. Each state has its own unique set of laws and restrictions related to the use of alcohol and drugs while operating a vehicle. States even refer to them differently. Some states use Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) or Driving […]

Distracted Driving vs Drunk Driving: How Do They Compare?

Distracted Driving vs Drunk Driving Distracted driving is very similar to drunk driving. When you get behind the wheel of a car, you should be focused on the task at hand which is driving safely. However, you cannot do this if you are impaired or distracted. Every day in the United States an estimated 1,000 […]

Your Guide to a Fun-Filled Sober St. Patrick’s Day

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] How to Have a Sober St. Patrick’s Day Celebration For some people, alcohol and St. Patrick’s Day go together like corned beef and cabbage, as irreplaceable symbols of this Irish holiday; and that’s fine. Still, many of us prefer to forgo adult beverages during the occasion. Perhaps your celebration includes children. Or maybe you’re […]

Marijuana DUI Arrests Expected to Increase With Legalization of Recreational Pot

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  Legalization of Recreational Marijuana Use Expected to Increase Marijuana DUI Arrests Happy New Year! Or is it? As California Patrol Officers plan for a major increase in cannabis-related DUIs, Pro-Pot Drivers Should Exercise Caution! Beware! In addition to increasing DUI patrols, California is ringing in the new year with a new set of increasingly […]

San Diego DUI Checkpoints

San Diego DUI Checkpoint Laws

San Diego DUI Checkpoints Over recent years, San Diego-area municipalities continue to increase the use of DUI checkpoints in order to target drunk drivers.  DUI checkpoints are roadblocks that allow law enforcement officials to randomly stop vehicles and inspect drivers for signs of intoxication.  A single checkpoint will lead to anywhere between three and twenty […]