When Is Vehicular Search and Seizure Illegal?

The law permits vehicular search and seizure in some cases. However, it doesn’t permit search and seizure when no crime is suspected. Understanding the many variables of the search and seizure process is key to knowing whether or not the  →

Who Is at Fault When Intersection Lights Are Blacked Out or Not Marked at All?

Who Is at Fault When Intersection Lights Are Blacked Out or Not Marked at All? According to The California Driver’s Handbook… Some drivers appear to be confused when faced with an intersection that has malfunctioning lights or no markers at all. The California Driver’s Handbook clearly states that blacked out intersections are to be treated  →

How to Fight a Marijuana DUI Case code 23152(b)

How to Fight a Marijuana DUI Case code 23152(b) Driving is a function that involves an amount of responsibility. Even though in some states the use of recreational marijuana has been made legal it is treated the same as alcohol when operating a motor vehicle. As a result, being  →

Driving with Marijuana in a Container – 23222(b)

Driving with Marijuana in a Container – 23222(b) Did you know that traveling with marijuana in an unsealed container is considered a Moving Violation for 1 point, and unless you beat it in court, it will affect your insurance rates? With laws regarding marijuana being so vague, it’s  →

California Commercial Driver Laws are More Punitive in Many Ways

California Commercial Driver Laws are More Punitive in Many Ways Many people choose a career as a commercial driver with a CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) to make a good living in a high demand occupation with the opportunity to travel throughout the country. To protect one’s ability to continue to  →

How Many Points Is An Impeding Traffic Ticket

How Many Points Is An Impeding Traffic Ticket Most drivers would like to believe they drive responsibly; amazed when they’re stopped by a law enforcement officer. You offer up every explanation for the mishap including you’re late for soccer practice or you’re running late for work. Unfortunate, the  →

What To Do If You Get a Photo Citation

What To Do If You Get a Photo Citation Unfortunately, it’s been a busy day at the office and you’re running late for your child’s soccer practice. Your full of anxiety because you thrive on being on time and you went through a yellow caution light to get to  →

What Is Valid Proof Of Correction For An Insurance Violation

What Is Valid Proof Of Correction For An Insurance Violation Having no proof of insurance can be very costly, especially if you get stopped by the police and are issued a ticket. In some cases, being cited for an insurance violation can carry fines up to $870. However, if you  →

Which Cars Are More Likely To Be Noticed And Pulled Over

Which Cars Are More Likely To Be Noticed And Pulled Over It has been a long-held belief that people who drive flashy red sports cars are far more likely to get pulled over and ticketed than, say, a person driving a white sedan. While this may not necessarily be true, statistics  →

Anticipating Road Hazards To Avoid Unnecessary Traffic Tickets

Anticipating Road Hazards To Avoid Unnecessary Traffic Tickets Getting a traffic ticket is something most people are desperate to avoid. The only problem is that many people tend to drive in a way that actually increases their chances of being ticketed instead of adopting defensive driving tactics designed  →