When does DUI become a felony?

A DUI is a serious offense in California and in all states, but first-time offenses are commonly misdemeanors. However, a driver could face felony charges in some cases depending on each state’s law. Drivers may undergo an assessment to determine their drinking...

What people should know about IIDs

California residents who have been convicted of drunk driving might be required to install an ignition interlock device (IID) in their vehicles. An IID is essentially a Breathalzyer for the vehicle that a person blows in before attempting to start the car. If the...

Should you mix caffeine and alcohol?

Everyone indulges in caffeine or alcohol occasionally. If you enjoy both, is it a good idea to mix the two? According to Healthline, mixing alcohol and caffeine is potentially unsafe. You may remember the trend of energy drinks mixed with alcohol. The controversy...

Drunk driving charges and past cases

Anyone who heads to court over allegations that they drove drunk is in a very serious position and their future is at stake. For example, even someone who is pulled over for drunk driving for the first time will likely face multiple repercussions as a result of their...