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Jon Bryant Artz Included in the Top Attorneys of North America

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 18, 2019 Jon Bryant Artz has been selected for inclusion in the Top Attorneys of North America 2019-2020 edition of The Who’s Who Directories based on his accomplishments in the legal field Jon specializes in DUI and DMV services and is considered the best DUI lawyer in Los Angeles by prosecutors,…Read More

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One Easy Way To Get Out of a DUI Charge in California – Title 17

When a driver is pulled over in California on suspicion of driving under the influence, certain regulations of law must be followed by the arresting officers during arrests. As a driver, even one pulled over for suspicion of breaking the law, you still have rights and they must be protected. These regulations are put into…Read More

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Got a DUI In Los Angeles? Quick Facts to Know

Almost ¼ of all California DUI arrests happen in Los Angeles County. In recent years, Los Angeles has increased DUI enforcement efforts, providing specialized training to officers, enhancing patrols on weekends and holidays. Targeting drivers of all age, the outcome of these DUI offenses are treated differently based on age. Those under 21 face more…Read More

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How Do Police Officers Look For Intoxicated Drivers?

If you are in the Los Angeles, California area, you should be aware of the various ways that police are identifying intoxicated drivers across the state. We have put together this simple guide for you to know what to expect, and what to do if you come across a DUI checkpoint. Contact Los Angeles DUI…Read More

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Can I Get Charged with DUI While Driving Under the Legal Limit in California

Most drivers know that the legal BAC limit in California, like most States, is 0.08%. There is a push to lower it to 0.05% — like Utah. Because this is what is considered the “legal limit”, many drivers believe that they cannot be charged with a DUI as long as their BAC levels are below…Read More

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Drunk Driving Among the Veteran Population is Up 60% Since 2014

Our nation’s veterans have historically experienced hardships upon returning to civilian life. After they return home, it can be difficult for them to reacclimate to the way things were before they were deployed. They may experience PTSD or have physical pains that make day-to-day movements difficult. In the face of this type of adversity, coping…Read More

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Do You Have To Take A DUI Breath Test In Los Angeles If You Are Stopped?

Do not take a breath test at the scene prior to an arrest. You do not have to agree to that.  After an arrest, you must take a blood or breath test or lose your license to drive. Technically, not consenting to a breath DUI test is grounds to lose your driving privileges, which can…Read More

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How To Answer The, “Have You Been Drinking Tonight?” Question

If you are pulled over by a police officer who suspects you are driving while intoxicated, you will no doubt be a bit nervous. This is intimidating, even if you haven’t touched a drop of alcohol in your life. What is most important to remember is that what happens during the next few moments could…Read More

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The Implications of A DUI Charge on Your Auto Insurance

Los Angeles, by itself, bags about a quarter of DUI cases in the state of California. That said, if you are going to drink and drive, you might as well know exactly what you are getting yourself into, starting with raised car insurance premiums. Driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 oZ makes you…Read More

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Your Rights and Responsibilities During Routine Traffic Stops

The last thing you want to see after you’ve been out with friends is the glimpse of flashing red and blue lights in your rearview mirror. Even if you haven’t had a sip to drink, this scene can incite anxiety in the calmest of people. There’s a lot going on, and if you don’t know…Read More

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