Absolutely! A felony DUI conviction can result in a strike under the California Three Strike Law.
If you have been pulled over in Vista, Oceanside, Carlsbad, Encinitas, San Marcos, Escondido, or elsewhere in North County San Diego, charged, and convicted of a felony DUI, it will most likely be categorized a strike. It is crucial that you hire a qualified and experienced DUI attorney who can convince the San Diego County Prosecutor to reduce your charges accordingly. Many factors will come into consideration to properly defend your drunk driving case and avoid any kind of felony conviction. If you’ve already been convicted of a prior felony, a felony drunk driving conviction will definitely result in an extensive prison sentence.