P v. L.T. 006 20 year old Under 21 years of age Sacramento Sheriff Department turnover to CHP for driving without headlights and swerving. Performed poorly on two of three FSTs. .090/.087. PAS and .09 blood. Charged with VC23152(a), VC23152(b) & VC23222(b) possession of marijuana. Reduced to wet reckless and marijuana charged dismissed.
P v. H.C. 005 22 year old nursing student. Stopped by CHP for going 41 mph in a 30 mph zone, drifting to the right crossing broken white line by a foot, side brake light not operational. Performed poorly on FSTs. .099/.097 PAS and .09 blood. Charged with VC 23152(a) and VC 23152(b). Reduced to […]
Never has it been more important to have someone on your side looking out for your interests. There are simply too many people going through the criminal courts for the accused to truly get a fair result without someone speaking for them. FIRST TIME If this is your first time dealing with the criminal justice […]
Halloween is quickly approaching; many are more concerned with costumes and parties than their transportation. At Halloween parties, alcohol will generally be served. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in 2011, 38 percent of fatalities on Halloween night occurred in a crash involving a driver or a motorcyclist with a BAC of .08% […]
The media reports that Justin Bieber was traveling 55-60 mph in a 30 mph zone. There are no facts to suggest that any type of instrument was used to make that determination, so it may be helpful to know just what training the officer has in visual estimation of speed. Additionally, the reports show that Bieber was […]
The significance of the policy shift and choice by Sheriff Scott Jones to follow the January 1, California Trust Act is that undocumented, low risk offenders, will no longer be held for an extra two days for immigration officials. The Law Office of Denis White has dealt with the issue both pre and post sentencing […]
There is a common misconception that if a person only consumes “one drink” per hour, they will remain under the legal limit. Since we only practice DUI defense, we talk to a large number of individuals. Over the many years we’ve been representing people for this type offense, we’ve heard the story enough times that it prompted us […]