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Boating Under the Influence

Boating Under the Influence You often hear about driving under the influence (DUI) charges for someone who is under the influence of drugs or alcohol and operating a motor vehicle. However, many do not realize that operating a boat while under the influence (BUI)
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Travelling to Canada with a DUI

Travelling to Canada with a DUI The US and Canada, while also just neighboring states, share a long and friendly (most of the time) relationship and history. Given the similarities between the two societies, many Canadians live/work in the US and many Americans live/work in Canada.
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Drinking While Driving Laws

Drinking While Driving Laws Many should know of the laws in place that ban driving under the influence (DUI). A DUI can be applicable for both alcoholic beverages and the use of drugs. However, another law that does not have the same level of
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Lawsuits for a Boating Accident

Boating Accident Boating accidents can cause great damage and injury to persons. In some situations, an accident caused by a boat can result in lawsuits due to negligent behaviour (as related to the accident). First, and foremost, the operation of machinery, like
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Committing a Hit and Run in California

Committing a Hit and Run There are many different criminal convictions that may arise as a result of misdemeanors or felonies committed while operating a vehicle. One of the serious vehicular crimes is a hit and run, which can be either a misdemeanor or felony
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Auto Burglary Crime in California

Auto Burglary Crime in California (1)   Robbery does not just include breaking into someone’s house and stealing all of their valuable belongings; it can expand to many other contexts, with one of them being auto burglary. California has criminalized this act under Penal Code 459
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Plea Bargains in a California DUI Case

Plea Bargains in a California DUI Case Plea Bargains in a California DUI Case There are many different forms of driving under the influence (DUI) charges a person can face, either based on the context of the crime or the person’s criminal history. Given that some of
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Committing a Hit and Run

Committing a Hit and Run Committing a Hit and Run   Crimes involving vehicles are numerous, and change based on the casualties involved, and how it occurred. For example, crimes can change based on bodily injury, driving under the influence, and the type of vehicles
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Plea Bargains for DUI Charge

Plea Bargains for DUI Charge Plea Bargains for DUI Charge In California, when facing a driving under the influence (DUI) charge, a defendant can use a specific form of a plea bargain to reduce the charge, and subsequent sentencing. If the defendant agrees to a
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Vehicular Manslaughter Overview

Vehicular Manslaughter Overview Vehicular Manslaughter Overview Driving a vehicle requires constant attention to its surroundings, and an anticipation for any kind of hazards that may present themselves. In some cases, a driver may (intentionally or unintentionally) do something that results in the death
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