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If you're being tried in court for a DUI, you'll need to have a strategy. Working closely with your criminal defense lawyer can help you to come up with one. Your lawyer will b…
If you're being tried in court for a DUI, you'll need to have a strategy. Working closely with your criminal defense lawyer can help you to come up with one. Your lawyer will be able to tell you what all your choices are and whether you should plead guilt… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2019/06/consider-evidence-and-your-history-plan-your-fresno-dui-defense/


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Category: DUI Defense

As of 2019, there are new laws on the books for DUI offenders. Californians charged with DUIs will be required to install an interlock device in their vehicles. What does this mea…
As of 2019, there are new laws on the books for DUI offenders. Californians charged with DUIs will be required to install an interlock device in their vehicles. What does this mean for offenders convicted of a DUI? https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2019/05/new-california-dui-laws-news-interlock-devices-pros-and-cons/


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Category: DUI Defense

A drunk driving arrest can cause emotional, psychological, and financial pain. Apart from DUI penalties, it can be a huge loss of your time, i.e. your life.  Your life is comprise…
The smartest way to deal with a DUI arrest is to engage a reputable law firm. Much like hiring a reputable accountant to handle your taxes, a knowledgeable DUI Defense Attorney is going to look for the loopholes and exceptions that could lead to a dismis… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2019/03/arrested-dui-your-drunk-driving-lawyer-can-save-your-life/


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Category: DUI Defense

Getting caught Drunk Driving is one of the most common crimes committed in our society. As mistakes go, it can come with some steep consequences. Once you see the flashing red…
Getting caught Drunk Driving is one of the most common crimes committed in our society. As mistakes go, it can come with some steep consequences. Once you see the flashing red and blue lights in your rearview mirror, your mind might start racing as time … https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2019/01/why-drunk-driving-wont-be-your-worst-mistake/


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Category: DUI Defense

Recreational marijuana has been legal in California for over a year. However, "driving while high" is still illegal. Determining who is driving while impaired by marijuana is …
Recreational marijuana has been legal in California for over a year. However, "driving while high" is still illegal. Determining who is driving while impaired by marijuana is more difficult than finding out who is driving drunk. No equivalent breathalyzer… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/11/fresno-dui-defense-and-marijuana/


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Category: DUI Defense

No one goes out intending to get arrested for DUI/DWI. You notice the lights are flashing behind you and you nervously pull over to the side of the road. This can certainly be a te…
No one goes out intending to get arrested for DUI/DWI. You notice the lights are flashing behind you and you nervously pull over to the side of the road. This can certainly be a terrifying experience. It can be tough to figure out what you are actually su… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/09/have-you-been-charged-dui-fresno/


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Category: DUI Defense

Ignition interlock devices (occasionally referred to as IIDs are essentially in-vehicle breathalyzers that prevent automobiles from starting when drivers have blood alcohol…
While ignition interlock devices were once viewed as being court-ordered punishments designated only for repeat offenders, state law in California, as of January 1, 2019 (see SB 1046), makes it mandatory for even first-time offenders to install these devi… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/08/2019-change-law-ignition-interlock-first-time-dui-offenses/


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Category: DUI Defense

Getting a DUI is undoubtedly an incredibly stressful and life-altering event. While there is no shortage of legal advice and anecdotes going around regarding drunk driving cas…
Getting a DUI is undoubtedly an incredibly stressful and life-altering event. While there is no shortage of legal advice and anecdotes going around regarding drunk driving cases, one thing is for sure: hiring an attorney is essential in order to come out … https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/08/five-ways-attorney-can-help-your-dui-case/


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Category: DUI Defense

If you've been charged with a DUI, there are defense alternatives available to you. It is more common to safeguard against a drunken driving charge by assaulting the officer's…
If you've been charged with a DUI, there are defense alternatives available to you. It is more common to safeguard against a drunken driving charge by assaulting the officer's observations of what occurred before the detention or scrutinizing the trustwor… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/06/3-defenses-dui-cases/


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Category: DUI Defense

Drunk Driving is one of the most serious offenses and is strongly penalized in Fresno county. But what if you have been falsely accused of drunk driving? DUI cases are subjec…
Drunk Driving is one of the most serious offenses and is strongly penalized in Fresno county. But what if you have been falsely accused of drunk driving? DUI cases are subjected to considerable jail time, suspension of driver’s license and hefty fines. Ho… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/03/3-steps-follow-after-you-have-been-arrested-dui-fresno/


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Category: DUI Defense

Drunk driving is a serious offense that seems clear-cut to many offenders. A BAC test may look as though it seals the fate of the accused. Convictions can be swift and lead to …
No matter the situation, a person charged with a DUI needs adequate legal reputation. A trained, experienced attorney can provide ample representation that may lead to the accused saving thousands of dollars and their clear criminal record. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2018/01/fresno-dui-why-you-need-advocate/


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Category: DUI Defense

After an investigation and/or arrest for a DUI charge, police officers will create a report that lists their version of what happened. This report will then be used to prosecut…
After an investigation and/or arrest for a DUI charge, police officers will create a report that lists their version of what happened. This report will then be used to prosecute the person who is accused and often times will not include details that could… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/12/what-you-need-know-about-dui-charges/


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Category: DUI Defense

Gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated is the most serious drunk driving charge you can face. California Penal Code (PC) section 191.5 (a) defines gross vehicular mans…
Gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated is the most serious drunk driving charge you can face. To be guilty of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated means while influenced by drugs or alcohol and driving a vehicle you acted in a way that… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/11/fresno-drunk-driving-defense-gross-vehicular-manslaughter-while-intoxicated/


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Category: DUI Defense

Holiday cheer runs high at Christmas parties, and so does the alcohol. If you get too festive this holiday season and then take it upon yourself to drive home, then you might be…
Holiday cheer runs high at Christmas parties, and so does the alcohol. If you get too festive this holiday season and then take it upon yourself to drive home, then you might be at risk for getting a DUI for Christmas. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/11/christmas-parties-and-duis/


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Category: DUI Defense

Getting arrested for DUI is a traumatizing experience. Most of the time, career criminals aren't the ones getting arrested for drunk driving. Ordinary everyday people who …
Getting arrested for DUI is a traumatizing experience. Most of the time, career criminals aren't the ones getting arrested for drunk driving. Ordinary everyday people who have lived by the law their whole lives will have one drink too many and end up in t… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/09/being-arrested-dui-can-be-traumatizing-experience/


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Category: DUI Defense

If you are a professional, hold a license or work in finance, healthcare or other popular industries, a DUI could have an impact on your life that extends far beyond an arrest or a…
If you are a professional, hold a license or work in finance, healthcare or other popular industries, a DUI could have an impact on your life that extends far beyond an arrest or a fine. If you have been charged with drunk driving, it is essential that yo… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/06/fresno-drunk-driving-defense-critical-matter-local-professionals/


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Category: DUI Defense

It's late at night, and you're driving home from a dinner party. The event was a smashing success. You may or may not have downed a few glasses of wine as you enjoyed the post-meal…
If you get charged with a DUI, the way you conducted yourself during the stop can influence the outcome of your case. Here's what to do when pulled over for DUI... https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/05/fresno-dui-attorney-what-do-when-pulled-over-dui/


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Category: DUI Defense

Let's be straight about one thing, getting arrested for a DUI is a serious offense. The possible repercussions from a guilty verdict will affect every aspect of your life. There i…
Let's be straight about one thing, getting arrested for a DUI is a serious offense. The possible repercussions from a guilty verdict will affect every aspect of your life. There is no reason you should go to court without an experienced DUI attorney on yo… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/04/top-3-reasons-you-need-tough-fresno-dui-attorney/


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Category: DUI Defense

Being arrested for drunk driving is a scary and stressful experience. You may be worried about your job, your family and your future. In a situation like this, you need an attorney…
Being arrested for drunk driving is a scary and stressful experience. You may be worried about your job, your family and your future. In a situation like this, you need an attorney who has helped others just like you. Trust Mitchell Law Group to defend yo… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/02/trust-your-drunk-driving-defense-attorney-experience/


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Category: DUI Defense

Nobody ever plans on being pulled over for suspicion of drunk driving. Unfortunately, it happens to drivers hundreds of times per day across the United States. Regardless of whethe…
Nobody ever plans on being pulled over for suspicion of drunk driving. Unfortunately, it happens to drivers hundreds of times per day across the United States. Regardless of whether you've been drinking or not, there are some mistakes to avoid if you're e… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2016/12/3-mistakes-avoid-when-pulled-over-advice-fresno-drunk-driving-attorney/


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