Archives for February 2016

Can I Refuse a DUI Sobriety Test in California?

Can I refuse a dui sobriety test in California? Well, yes but with consequences. The phrase “no refusal” is commonly used when talking about DUI laws in California. In general, it refers to the fact that in California, when you applied for your drivers license you automatically … [Read more...]

What Are My Traffic Stop Search and Seizure Rights?

Sniffing up the wrong tree - my traffic stop search and seizure rights. You’ve been pulled over for a traffic violation, and the police officer now wants to conduct a dog sniff on the exterior of your car to check for illegal substances. What do you do? Do you consent to the dog … [Read more...]

Underage Drinking and Driving

Underage drinking is a nationwide problem and presents direct challenges for parents, high schools, and universities. An even more prevalent issue is underage drinking and driving. The Center for Disease Control, based on a national survey conducted in 2013, reported that 22% of … [Read more...]

Second DUI suspected of Petaluma Man

Petaluma man suspected of second dui. The Press Democrat reported an accident earlier this month involving a man on probation for drunk driving. Witnesses reported that 40-year-old Carlos Sebastian Arana-Reyes appeared to be passed out behind the wheel at a green light. When a … [Read more...]

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