California – What happens when you get a DUI?

Written by H. Gillogly

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Ramification of Getting a California DUI

First off – getting a DUI will cost you money.

First offence: $390 - $1000 plus local fees, penalties and assessments for total of $1300 - $3500. This doesn’t include any lawyers fees –which can be from $500.00 to $15,000 depending on if you’re in a small town or large metro area. Generally speakingrepparttar more experiencedrepparttar 119133 lawyer (and you want an experienced lawyer)repparttar 119134 more it will cost.

There are social ramifications of getting a DUI as well. A charge of DUI/DWI can have serious ramifications on a defendant's driver's license, criminal record and ability to work and function in society. Some employers may decline in hiring someone because of a felony level DUI.

Ask yourself before getting behindrepparttar 119135 wheel after drinking if it’s really worth it. Based onrepparttar 119136 above –a cab ride home is downright cheap. Be safe –not sorry.

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Criminal Defense - White Collar Crimes

Written by T. Going

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Penalties for white collar offenses generally include fines, house arrest, community confinement and sometimes imprisonment. Federal agencies will many times make mistakes when prosecuting these criminals. They routinely make mistakes that violate peoples constitutional and civil rights. That is why it’s so important to hire a lawyer if you’ve been charged with any of these types of crimes. Just going to trial can be enough to humiliate, embarrass and often time destroyrepparttar future of a growing business. It’s best to just settle these cases outside ofrepparttar 119132 courtroom and protectrepparttar 119133 name of your business.

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