DUI manslaughter, or "Gross Vehicular Manslaughter While Intoxicated," is a felony in California. Dui manslaughter can result in up to 10 years in state prison. If you have prior DUI convictions you can see 15 years to life.
This is a serious offense with harsh consequences - you need a serious experienced DUI lawyer to defend you. The charge of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated is limited to driving under the influence and committing an action that is likely to result in the death of another.
DUI Manslaughter(Penal Code 191.5(a)) - "Gross Vehicular Manslaughter While Intoxicated"
Any of these factors can contribute to a death caused by reckless negligence and a conviction of DUI manslaughter. But there are defenses against a charge of DUI manslaughter. Charles L Cassy Attorney at Law will investigate the facts of your case in order to fight the underlying DUI. We will analyze the evidence, challenge chemical testing and expose any possible misconduct in the police investigation and arrest, do accident reconstruction if necessary and examine any circumstances that may have been beyond your control that affected the accident.
Contact Charles L Cassy Attorney at Law immediately upon being investigated or charged with any BUI charge. We have over thirty years experience in defending these cases. We will put our expertise to work for you.