Trial court's conviction of defendant for DUI and related crimes is affirmed where: 1) the trial court had proper jurisdiction to enter judgment against the defendant; and 2) Penal Code section 1387(a) does not apply to bar the continuation of this case as a misdemeanor prosecution.
Filed January 26, 2010
Opinion by Judge Ramirez
For Appellant: Kennedy & Roe, Michael J. Kennedy
For Appellee: Edmund G. Brown, Jr., Attorney General, Dane R. Gillette, Chief Assistant Attorney General, Gary W. Schons, Assistant Attorney General, Steve Oetting and Meredith A. Strong, Deputy Attorneys General