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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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Anyone pulled over for drunk driving in California is within their legal rights to decline to take a field sobriety test. This is one or more subjective tests given by a polic…
Anyone pulled over for drunk driving in California is within their legal rights to decline to take a field sobriety test. This is one or more subjective tests given by a police officer to determine if you're intoxicated. DUI Attorney Michael Mitchell has … https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/11/fresno-dui-attorney-advises-what-you-should-know-about-field-sobriety-tests/


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Category: DUI Defense

When crafting an effective drunk driving defense with the help of your lawyer, the key is to know exactly what a prosecutor must prove in order to get you convicted. This is tru…
When crafting an effective drunk driving defense with the help of your lawyer, the key is to know exactly what a prosecutor must prove in order to get you convicted. This is true in any legal case, be it drunk driving or otherwise. By knowing all the fact… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2017/10/what-prosecution-must-prove-drunk-driving-case/


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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

Now that summertime is in full swing, more and more of us are heading out to family reunions, weddings, graduation parties and days at the beach. We all like to have a good time wi…
Now that summertime is in full swing, more and more of us are heading out to family reunions, weddings, graduation parties and days at the beach. We all like to have a good time with friends and family, but there are times when we take that good time a bi… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2016/07/tips-avoid-dui-summer-provided-fresno-dui-attorney/


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Category: DUI Defense

You've been arrested for DUI and you swear you hardly had a drop to drink. Or, you don't believe the amount you drank should have gotten you to the blood alcohol level you were at …
Many people don't realize just how little alcohol it takes to make someone legally intoxicated. Here, we'll explain a bit about alcohol consumption and how women and men differ when it comes to measuring the blood alcohol content. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2016/07/fresno-drunk-driving-defense-attorney-explains-how-alcohol-metabolizes-differently-men-and-women/


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Category: DUI Defense

As with all criminal charges, a person charged with DUI, Driving Under the Influence, is presumed innocent unless he’s proven guilty. If guilt is eventually determined, the defenda…
As with all criminal charges, a person charged with DUI, Driving Under the Influence, is presumed innocent unless he’s proven guilty. If guilt is eventually determined, the defendant faces certain penalties, including fines and possible jail time. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2016/06/experienced-fresno-dui-attorney-explains-dui-punishments-and-penalties/


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Many people who are facing another DUI offense believe that it doesn't matter what they do, all is lost.  They give up hope and believe that the worst is about to happen.  However,…
Many people who are facing another DUI offense believe that it doesn't matter what they do, all is lost. They give up hope and believe that the worst is about to happen. However, this is seldom the case. This should not be the mindset. If this is one of… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2016/05/fresno-dui-attorney-are-you-facing-multiple-dui-offenses/


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Category: DUI Defense

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) is a serious charge. If there are no injuries, a first-time conviction for DUI in California can lead to thousands of dollars in fines and costs, …
Driving Under the Influence (DUI) is a serious charge. If there are no injuries, a first-time conviction for DUI in California can lead to thousands of dollars in fines and costs, plus a short jail sentence, followed by probation. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2016/04/fresno-dui-attorney-can-help-if-you-are-charged-drinking-and-driving/


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Category: DUI Defense

We all make mistakes, after all, we’re only human. Sometimes these mistakes come with big consequences. If you’ve been arrested for DUI - Driving Under the Influence - you know th…
Whether or not you are guilty of DUI, contact us today. Mistakes happen, it’s how you own up to those mistakes and your conduct thereafter can mean a new start, and we can help you get there. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2016/03/contact-experienced-fresno-dui-attorney-fresh-start/


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Category: DUI Defense

Drunk driving is a serious offense. It could land you behind bars, result in restitution payments, suspend your license and much more. While some people truly were driving under t…
Drunk driving is a serious offense. It could land you behind bars, result in restitution payments, suspend your license and much more. While some people truly were driving under the influence, others are accused of doing something they didn't do. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2016/01/3-top-fresno-drunk-driving-defenses/


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Category: DUI Defense

Police officers often make mistakes when it comes to charging someone with a crime. While they try to do everything they can to make sure nothing is left to chance, things often h…
Police officers often make mistakes when it comes to charging someone with a crime. To help you better understand what your DUI Attorney might be on the lookout for in your case, here are three police mistakes that could end up helping your case out. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2016/01/top-3-police-mistakes-your-dui-case/


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Category: DUI Defense

According to a list of U.S. cities compiled by Men’s Health magazine, Fresno, California is #1 among what the magazine terms “drunk cities.” Men’s Health termed Fresno “near the t…
According to a list of U.S. cities compiled by Men’s Health magazine, Fresno, California is #1 among what the magazine terms “drunk cities.” Men’s Health termed Fresno “near the top in every measure of dangerous drinking.” The measures used were the numbe… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2015/11/drunk-driving-attorney-fresno-discusses-magazines-list-drunk-cities/


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Category: DUID Defense

Although driving while drinking and driving while drugged are different, they are sometimes intertwined under California law. Below are five facts a DUI attorney wants you to know…
Although driving while drinking and driving while drugged are different, they are sometimes intertwined under California law. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2015/11/fresno-dui-attorney-explains-5-facts-about-driving-under-influence-drugs/


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Category: DUI Defense

Many DUI defendants throw in the towel, thinking that the case is open and shut against them. But your DUI attorney can help you determine if you have defenses you may not have kn…
Many DUI defendants throw in the towel, thinking that the case is open and shut against them. But your DUI attorney can help you determine if you have defenses you may not have known about. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2015/11/stopped-no-cause-call-your-fresno-dui-attorney/


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Category: DUI Defense

If you are facing a first-time driving under the influence (DUI) charge, you may think you can represent yourself quite easily. However, a DUI can be more complex than it appears …
If you are facing a first-time driving under the influence (DUI) charge, you may think you can represent yourself quite easily. However, a DUI can be more complex than it appears at first glance. Here are some things to consider. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2015/10/dui-representation-four-things-you-should-know-going-court/


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Category: DUI Defense

If you have recently been charged with a DUI, you may be searching for information about your arrest. Here is a trio of things you may not know.   First, a DUI is not a min…
If you have recently been charged with a DUI, you may be searching for information about your arrest. Here is a trio of things you may not know. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2015/09/three-things-you-need-know-about-drunk-driving/


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Category: DUI Defense

We know that football is a beloved sport. However, during football season many people tend to party and drink. This results in more people drinking and driving, and police are alr…
We know that football is a beloved sport. However, during football season many people tend to party and drink. This results in more people drinking and driving, and police are already aware of this. The number of arrests for alcohol-related incidents incr… https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2015/09/fresno-dui-attorney-football-season-and-duis/


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Category: DUI News

In 2011, Aldon Smith joined the San Francisco 49ers as a first-round draft pick out of Missouri. On August 7, the team released the 25-year-old linebacker following his third DUI …
In 2011, Aldon Smith joined the San Francisco 49ers as a first-round draft pick out of Missouri. On August 7, the team released the 25-year-old linebacker following his third DUI arrest since he entered the NFL. https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2015/08/fresno-dui-attorney-discuss-alleged-dui-incident-involving-nfl-player/


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Category: DUI News

On Tuesday, July 14, authorities released the results of a blood-alcohol test related to the arrest of former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb on suspicion of DUI on June 28. At the…
On Tuesday, July 14, authorities released the results of a blood-alcohol test related to the arrest of former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb on suspicion of DUI on June 28. At the time, McNabb allegedly rear-ended a vehicle driven by the wife of a police … https://www.fresnoscriminallawyer.com/fresno-criminal-blog/2015/07/fresno-dui-attorney-discusses-alleged-dui-involving-former-nfl-quarterback/


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