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Category: DUI/ DWI

What Happens to a Passenger in a DUI Arrest?

While you should take precautions to avoid riding in vehicles driven by intoxicated individuals, it’s likely that you’ll find yourself in this situation sooner or later. If the driver is pulled over

Impact of Out-of-State DUI

Consider the scenario where a person is out of state and is arrested for DUI.  What impact does this event have on that person back in the person’s state of residence?  While

Expunging DUI in California

The reasons for having a California DUI expunged are to: withdraw a DUI plea obtain an Order setting aside the DUI conviction enter a plea of Not Guilty obtain an Order of

Obtaining Passport with Recent Felony DUI

Federal law specifies reasons a US citizen must be denied and could be denied a passport.  Most, if not all convicted felons will have no issues getting a US passport. A person’s

Do DUIs Carry Over Into Different States?

Short answer is: “Not automatically, but very likely”. There are several reasons for that answer. One reason is that there is now a consortium for sharing “driving under the influence” (DUI) convictions

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