If you are arrested for DUI in California, can a prior DUI conviction from another state be held against you? The answer is, honestly, it depends. In most counties, your record will be reviewed and your prior, out-of-state DUI will be discovered. Orange County does a good job of discovering priors; Los Angeles has so many courts and cases, they may not have time to conduct a full background check on you.
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