Drug Charges

What is considered drugged driving in CA?

Many California motorists may be unaware that driving while taking their prescribed medication could land them with a DUI. Drugged driving impairment is considered equal to drunk driving where penalties are concerned. This reality may seem contrary to popular thought...

Can you get evicted over drug charges?

While it’s important to think about the administrative and criminal penalties that can come with a drug crime conviction, there is also the reality that there will be other impacts in your life. You may find that it is difficult to get a lease or that you lose your...

Is San Diego’s Drug Court right for you?

Many individuals who find themselves facing drug charges are recreational users -- not manufacturers or dealers. Many defendants want to get help to kick their habit yet don't know where to turn to receive such services. Others think that they don't have the necessary...

Questioning positive drug test results

If you tested positive for a drug that is illegal in California, the consequences can have a significant impact on your life. A positive drug test could lead to criminal charges, loss of employment or a probation violation. That’s why it’s important to question the...

Why drug charges may be reduced or thrown out

If you are facing a drug charge, it doesn't mean that your case will go to trial. This is true because you may accept a plea deal, or a California judge finds that there wasn't probable cause to charge you with a crime. Evidence may be suppressed or otherwise thrown...