DUI With Accident No Injury

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It is prohibited to operate a vehicle while under the influence of any alcoholic drink, according to California Vehicle Code 23152(a). “Under the influence” indicates that your physical or mental functions have been impaired to the point where you are no longer capable of driving a vehicle with the caution of a sober driver, exercising […]

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Do DUI Convictions Transfer From State to State?

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This is a very complicated area of law, and there are no absolute answers.  Different states handle things quite differently and you may need to contact an attorney in the jurisdiction that is taking action against your driving privilege.  As a practical matter, if you have prior DUI convictions outside of California, it is unlikely […]

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Aggravated DUI Charges in California

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Operating a car while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 percent or above, is illegal in California. Motorists charged with a DUI in California are subject to sentence guidelines. In other words, a court can impose a variety of consequences for a DUI conviction. The […]

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What Are Domestic Violence Jail Time Sentences In California?

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Domestic violence is often thought about as using violence or force against a spouse, partner, or cohabitant. In reality, the term encompasses a much larger breadth of offenses, such as violence against the elderly or children, threatening behavior, and online harassment. Many crimes can get enhanced with a domestic violence designation. Regardless of whether a […]

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Hon. Tamiza Hockenhull / Louis Goodman – Transcript

Hon. Tamiza Hockenhull – Transcript Louis Goodman 00:05 Hello and welcome to Love Thy Lawyer, where we talk to real lawyers about their lives in and out of the practice of law, how they got to be lawyers and what their experience has been. I’m Louis Goodman, the host of the show, and yes, I’m […]

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