In California, it is located a lot of federally regulated areas (i.e. national parks) which are under the protection of federal law. The offences committed on this land are regulated by federal courts, therefore all offences occurring in this areas are prosecuted by federal prosecution.
If the driver is convicted for the federal DUI, he/she will be charged with a Class B Misdemeanor and face sentencing in a federal jail up to six month, driver’s license suspension and/or a fine. In case of aggravating circumstances the defendant can be accused with a felony and, in result, the punishment will be enhanced.
The Margarian Law Firm aggressively protects the rights of criminal defendants in California. If you have faced accusations of DUI, it is essential to contact an experienced California defense attorney who is will provide legal assistance. We handle every aspect of your case, from the very start through the very last court hearing, all for a flat fee agreed upon before we begin.
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