If you look at your paperwork, one says a violation notice to appear in the UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT; another may say ARMED FORCES TICKET or appear before the Camp Pendleton Base Magistrate Court.
The latter is not actually a court. It's an administrative action to take away one's on base driving privilege. No California DUI attorney is needed.
The former is the real deal. That's where you need the best San Diego California DUI lawyer you can find, in order to avoid a drunk driving or DUI "criminal" conviction in the U.S. District Court.
To find out how the public has been confused and what can be done about it, read this new Article published today by the San Diego County DUI Law Center.
Then sit and wait for your U.S. District Court date to arrive in the mail. Talk about a confusing paper trail!