Author: Manuel Barba

DUI Defense Attorney Manuel J. Barba has been awarded the prestigious Forensic Lawyer-Scientist designation by the Chemistry and Law division of the American Chemical Society (ACS-CHAL), and is the ONLY DUI Defense Attorney in the Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, Riverside, and Imperial County areas with this designation, which gives him the necessary knowledge and expertise to defend you or someone you may know.  For more information on the Law Offices of Manuel J. Barba, you can visit their website or call 866-442-2722 for a free consultation.

Marijuana DUI in California

Recreational use of marijuana became legal under California law on January 1, 2018.  However driving “under the influence” of marijuana is still illegal (Vehicle Code 23152(f)).

With the passage of Assembly Bill 64 (Prop 64), adults in California can now buy marijuana legally for recreational purposes.  Law enforcement believes that “stoned driving” is going to become more of a problem on California roadways because of the legalization of recreational marijuana.  Accordingly, law enforcement is very likely to devote even more resources and energy to enforcing California’s marijuana DUI laws. Continue reading “Marijuana DUI in California”