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Alameda County Client Charged with Driving with .20% Blood Alcohol Level--No Jail Time

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Alameda County client was driving with .20% blood alcohol level and hit another vehicle.  He exited his vehicle and staggered away allegedly trying to leave the scene.  Client was facing a significant amount of jail time.  Client was ultimately charged with a violation of Vehicle Code Section 23152(a) and 23152(b) – driving under the influence of alcohol and driving with a blood alcohol level of .08 or more, along with an enhancement for driving with a blood-alcohol level of .20 or higher.  After aggressive negotiations on behalf of our client and after numerous contacts with the Alameda County District Attorney's Office, our client was placed on probation with No Jail Time.

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