San Jose Marijuana DUI Lawyers

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    Riccardo kept my nephew out of jail when he was charged with felony possession of marijuana for sale. It was…

  • Marijuana DUI Defense Prop 64 did make any changes to the legality of marijuana DUIs. Vehicle Code Section 23152(e) still

  • Marijuana DUI Defense Prop 64 did make any changes to the legality of marijuana DUIs. Vehicle Code Section 23152(e) still

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About VIB Law

When your freedom, your reputation and your career are on the line, you owe it to yourself and your family to have the best possible defense, and the most experienced lawyer defending you.

With over 70 years of combined criminal law experience, VIB Law is the largest and most successful criminal defense firm in Northern California. Our partners have consistently been recognized for excellence in their fields of practice. Partner Riccardo Ippolito won the “Top Lawyers In California” award presented by American Lawyer Media. Partner Patrick Valencia is a winner of the, “Juvenile Attorney of the Year” award presented by San Jose Magazine.

When the stakes are this high, why would you go with an “average” law firm?

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Legal Defenses Against “Marijuana DUIs”

There is a fundamental problems with the prosecution of these type of DUIs. There is a huge problem with prosecuting marijuana DUIS. THC can remain in your system for a long period of time after it is no longer psychoactive or having any effect on your system. A chronic user of marijuana may have a positive test days or even weeks after their use. Unlike alcohol, it is extremely difficult to take the results of a positive THC and then extrapolate back in time as to the amount and recency of use. The science just isn’t there yet to prove these cases.

If you are faced with prosecution under this statute, it is critical to seek an expert with the proper experience to assist you in your defense.