Wednesday, November 17, 2010

If arrested for drunk driving off road or off the freeway, or not on the highway, what does that mean? California Vehicle Code & DUI

If arrested for drunk driving off road or off the freeway, or not on the highway, what does that mean? California DUI attorneys refer to the Vehicle Code for definitions:

332. "Freeway" is a highway in respect to which the owners of
abutting lands have no right or easement of access to or from their
abutting lands or in respect to which such owners have only limited
or restricted right or easement of access.

360. "Highway" is a way or place of whatever nature, publicly
maintained and open to the use of the public for purposes of
vehicular travel. Highway includes street.

590. "Street" is a way or place of whatever nature, publicly
maintained and open to the use of the public for purposes of
vehicular travel. Street includes highway.