Refusing to Perform a Breathalyzer or Provide a Blood Sample

Posted by Chris Morales on Mon, Oct 12, 2015 @ 07:45 AM

Refusing to take a test may deprive the prosecution of damning evidence, but it will also usually result in a license suspension. In some situations, a refusal post-arrest can be overcome: a non-consensual blood test may be allowed in rare circumstances.

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Tags: DUI Checkpoints, dui fines, criminal case, attorney, arrested, DUI lawyer, DUI arrests, alcohol Intoxication

Bay Area DUI Checkpoints (Fourth of July - 2015)

Posted by Chris Morales on Fri, Jul 03, 2015 @ 01:00 PM

Bay Area DUI Checkpoints (Fourth of July - 2015)

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Tags: DUI, DUI Checkpoints, Jail Time, DUI Bay Area, DUI lawyer, DUI arrests

Bay Area DUI Checkpoints (Cinco de Mayo - 2015)

Posted by Chris Morales on Tue, May 05, 2015 @ 08:00 AM

DUI Checkpoints (Cinco de Mayo 2015) – Bay Area

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Tags: California, Criminal Defense, Bay Area, DUI Checkpoints, San Francisco Bay Area, DUI Updates, cinco de mayo, DUI lawyer, DUI arrests

Holiday DUI Checkpoints - 2014

Posted by Chris Morales on Tue, Dec 23, 2014 @ 06:00 AM

Holiday DUI Checkpoints – Bay Area

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Tags: DUI Checkpoints, dui fines, driving under the influence, Drunk Driving, DUI Updates, DWI, DUI lawyer, DUI arrests

Bay Area DUI Checkpoints (Fourth of July - 2014)

Posted by Chris Morales on Thu, Jul 03, 2014 @ 06:00 AM

Local police will be out in full force throughout the Fourth of July Holiday in search of those who have had too much alcohol and are behind the wheel of a vehicle. 

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Tags: Criminal Defense, San Francisco, DUI, DUI Checkpoints, DUI lawyer, DUI arrests

Bay Area DUI Checkpoints (Memorial Day Weekend - 2014)

Posted by Chris Morales on Fri, May 23, 2014 @ 06:00 AM

While Memorial Day Weekend has been traditionally been known for having barbecues and opening swimming pools, it is also becoming synonymous with law enforcement cracking down on DUI.

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Tags: DUI, San Francisco Criminal Attorney, DUI Checkpoints, San Francisco Bay Area, Drunk Driving, DUI Updates, alcohol, DUI lawyer, DUI arrests, alcohol Intoxication

Bay Area DUI Checkpoints (Cinco de Mayo - 2014)

Posted by Chris Morales on Mon, May 05, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

DUI Checkpoints (Cinco de Mayo) – Bay Area

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Tags: Criminal Defense, San Francisco, DUI, DUI Checkpoints, DUI lawyer, DUI arrests

New Year's - DUI Checkpoints

Posted by Chris Morales on Mon, Dec 30, 2013 @ 12:10 PM

Local law enforcement agencies will be out in force, utilizing sobriety checkpoints to deter drunk driving Tuesday night for New Year’s Eve. Police say to be prepared for DUI checkpoints.

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Tags: California, DUI, DUI Checkpoints, Drunk Driving, driving, DUI lawyer, DUI arrests

What happens if police arrest me for a DUI and I am under 21?

Posted by Chris Morales on Mon, Mar 25, 2013 @ 02:22 PM

Getting a DUI under the age of 21 can be very problematic. For one thing it is illegal to consume alcohol under the age of 21. The effects on your record can be longer lasting and result in greater problems.

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Tags: California, Driving School, DUI, penalty, Under Age DUI, Drunk Driving, Zero Tolerance Law, DUI lawyer, DUI arrests, DUI drunk driving, drunken driving

DUI License Suspension

Posted by Chris Morales on Mon, Mar 11, 2013 @ 12:20 PM

Either the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) or the court can temporarily withdraw your privilege to drive. 

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Tags: DUI, Drunk Driving, driving, alcohol, DUI arrests, DUI drunk driving, drunken driving