California Legislature moves to criminalize Chemical Test Refusals in DUI Cases

On February 15, 2017, Assemblyman Thomas Lackey, R-Antelope Valley, introduced Assembly Bill 702, in an effort to make it a criminal offense for any person arrested for DUI in the State of California, to willfully refuse to submit to a chemical test of their blood, breath, or urine to determine [...]

By | 2017-05-07T05:03:42+00:00 April 26th, 2017|Blood Alcochol Level, Breathalyzer/Chemical Tests|Comments Off on California Legislature moves to criminalize Chemical Test Refusals in DUI Cases

DMV Victory – “Refusal” Hearing – El Segundo Driver Safety Office

Case History: California Drivers Advocates was hired to represent a client whose driver license was in jeopardy of being completely revoked for one year following a DUI arrest by a CHP Officer in the unincorporated area of South Los Angeles.  Our 30 year old client was just leaving a [...]

DMV Victory at a DUI Hearing at the San Bernardino Driver Safety Office

Case History: California Drivers Advocates was hired to assist a client whose driver license was in jeopardy of being suspended following a DUI arrest in the City of Jurupa Valley.  Our 47 year old Client’s case was further complicated by the fact that as the holder of a Commercial Class [...]

By | 2017-05-07T05:03:51+00:00 March 19th, 2016|Breathalyzer/Chemical Tests, DMV Misc., DUI, Recent Victories|Comments Off on DMV Victory at a DUI Hearing at the San Bernardino Driver Safety Office

DMV Victory – APS DUI Hearing – San Bernardino Driver Safety Office

Case History: California Drivers Advocates was hired to assist a client whose driver license was in jeopardy of being suspended following a DUI arrest in the mountain city of Big Bear.  Our 47 year old client was distraught because of marital strife and the recent death of a family member [...]

DMV Victory at a “Refusal” Hearing in San Bernardino

Case History: California Drivers Advocates was engaged to represent a client whose driver license was in jeopardy of suspended or revoked following a DUI arrest by a San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Deputy in the City of Rancho Cucamonga. Our 67 year old client was just leaving an establishment when he [...]

DMV Victory at an APS Hearing in the San Jose Driver Safety Office

Case History: California Drivers Advocates was engaged to assist a client whose driver license was in jeopardy of being suspended following a DUI arrest in Santa Cruz County. The 48 year old client was stopped by a Santa Cruz Deputy Sheriff for driving at night with his high-beam headlights illuminated [...]

DUI/Sobriety Checkpoints

Are DUI/Sobriety Checkpoints Legal? Prior to 1990, DUI/Sobriety Checkpoints were mostly unheard of. Police agencies have been stopping and arresting drivers at “roadblocks” for years but establishing “checkpoints” that are specifically aimed at arresting drunk drivers is a relatively new concept. Prior to 1990, it [...]