This past weekend Paul Pelosi, the spouse of Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence after his vehicle was struck by another vehicle. Mr. Pelois was in the Napa County area. The accident occurred after midnight on Saturday. Mr. Pelosi was released on bail while waiting toContinue reading “DUI Can happen to anyone.”
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Delaware State University Girls Lacrosse Bus Stopped and Searched
Police in Liberty County, Georgia stopped the Delaware State University girl’s lacrosse bus violating the Fourth Amendment’s rights against search and seizure. Police claim that they did not search the bus, individuals, or the contents of either. Watch the video and decide for yourself if this is true. Knowing your rights and expressing them isContinue reading “Delaware State University Girls Lacrosse Bus Stopped and Searched”
DUI’S DO NOT QUALIFY FOR MISDEMEANOR DIVERSION PROGRAM.
The California state law the took effect last year created a misdemeanor pretrial diversion program on a county by county basis to speed up the justice process. Not every misdemeanor is including in this program. One that was questionable was Driving Under the Influence. DUI offenses are not specifically included or excluded so it seemedContinue reading “DUI’S DO NOT QUALIFY FOR MISDEMEANOR DIVERSION PROGRAM.”
Parkland Shooter pleads guilty!
Nikolas Cruz plead guilty to 34 counts, judgment and sentencing is still to come but it is likely Florida will seek the death penalty.
Utah Police Release Body Cam Footage of Gabby Petito encounter.
The disappearance or failure of Gabby Petito to check in with her family is a major story right now. Utah authorities have provided bodycam footage of an encounter with the couple. Gabby went on a cross-country exploration trip with her fiance and boyfriend, Brian Laundrie. He has returned home. A lot of press noise isContinue reading “Utah Police Release Body Cam Footage of Gabby Petito encounter.”
California “Stealthing” Laws creates new civil offense is criminal far behind?
The Guardian reports that California is set to pass AB453 into law. This would make the removal of a condom without consent a civil battery. For the moment it doesn’t change the criminal code but could this be the leading edge? If something is a civil battery how long before there is enough impetus toContinue reading “California “Stealthing” Laws creates new civil offense is criminal far behind?”
Do I lose my license for a DUI?
Drunk Driving or driving under the influence of a drug is a serious offense! So the best bet is to avoid it all together. 10,142 people died in 2019 from drunk driving crashes! But what if it happens? California has severe penalties for anyone convicted of a DUI but worse you can have your licenseContinue reading “Do I lose my license for a DUI?”
The Trials of Frank Carson
We are a little late in discovering this podcast from the LA Times. It debuted in May of this year (2021). All I can say is WOW! We are Trials of Frank Carson fans here at Tri Counties Criminal Defense. If you are a listener of true crimes podcasts or have a general interest inContinue reading “The Trials of Frank Carson”
How to Hire the Best San Luis Obispo DUI Lawyer.
The truth is you can’t hire “the best” San Luis Obispo DUI lawyer, but you can hire the best DUI attorney for you. There are a lot of experienced DUI attorneys who do good work for their clients but they might not be good for you. There are ways to tell if a lawyer knowsContinue reading “How to Hire the Best San Luis Obispo DUI Lawyer.”