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Weiland Formerly Charged with California DUI
Rocker Scott Weiland has formally been charged with California DUI
driving under the influence of drugs with a prior California DUI
The Velvet Revolver frontman was arrested on November 21 after an accident on a California highway.
Police claimed Weiland showed "signs of impairment" and California DUI
failed sobriety tests, and that he refused to take a legally required California DUI
blood or urine test.
On Wednesday, Los Angeles City Attorney spokesman Frank Mateljan confirmed the singer now faces up to one year in jail and a $1,000 fine if convicted of the California DUI.
Weiland's arraignment for the California DUI
is set for Thursday.
The star has previously been convicted of California DUI
drunk driving in 2003 and for buying crack cocaine in 1995. He was charged with domestic violence in 2001.
Expect a top California DUI criminal defense attorney to handle this.