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x49er Aldon Smith in Court Today 2PM 8C

By Michael G. Stogner

Update: 5:24PM Next Court Date is February 22, 2022 at 2PM Courtroom 8C

21-SM-014538-A | The People of the State of California vs. Aldon Jacarus Ramon Smith

Wonderful photo by SMDJ of Aldon Smith, Definitely NOT a Booking Photo.

This is another exciting “Those Who Matter” case that the “Fixer” Joshua Bentley is quietly moving through the San Mateo County Court system.

You will recall Aldon Smith was arrested on December 6, 2021 by the California Highway Patrol at Farm Hill Blvd and 280 where he crashed into a Recology Truck injuring the driver. This is not the first time he has been arrested for DUI, It’s been reported he has been arrested 5 times for DUI.

Sheriff Carlos G. Bolanos has never released his Booking Photo or produced a Press Release of the December 6, 2021 arrest. Why?

Attorney Joshua Bentley is doing an Excellent job in trying to keep those four prior DUI’s out of this case.

  • 02/10/2022 Opposition to motion filed Comment
    PEOPLE’S OPPOSITION RESPONSE TO DEFENDANT’S MOTION TO STRIKE THE FOREIGN PRIORS ALLEGED IN THE COMPLAINT
  • 02/14/2022 Preliminary Hearing Judicial Officer
    Karesh, Jonathan E.
  • Hearing Time
    2:00 PM Comment
    60 MIN
  • Remember The San Mateo County Superior Court is encouraging the Public to attend the Courtrooms in Person. That change went into effect November 22, 2021. I wouldn’t recommend that.

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Aldon Smith Refused a field sobriety test.

By Michael G. Stogner

Wonderful photo by SMDJ of Aldon Smith, Definitely NOT a Booking Photo.

Aldon Smith was arrested by the California Highway Patrol on December 6, 2021 on Farm Hill Blvd, Redwood City, San Mateo County, California. He crashed his vehicle into a Recology Truck injuring the driver.

Silicon Valley.com Reporter Michael Nowels reported his BAC was .288

What is Not known is what time did he finally take the test?

According to the Chart below Aldon Smith should lose his California Drivers License for 3 years and he should be in Jail for an additional 18 days. Hopefully the Silicon Valley .com News provider will follow up on this topic.

If you refuse to submit to a DUI breath test after being lawfully arrested for driving under the influence in California, you will face penalties for a chemical test refusal.

The major consequences of a chemical test refusal in California are: 1) increased penalties in addition to the standard California DUI penalties, and 2) a mandatory driver’s license suspension that will occur regardless of the outcome in your DUI case.

This is because of California’s “implied consent” law. Under this law, you have no right to refuse a DUI breath test once you are lawfully arrested for DUI.

Traditionally, California’s “implied consent law” applied to DUI blood tests as well as to breath tests. But the Supreme Court of the United States has suggested that defendants may not be penalized for refusing to take blood tests in cases where the police have not obtained a warrant.

The following chart clarifies the additional penalties that will accompany a DUI conviction if you refuse to take a DUI breath test.

Number of Prior DUIs in the Past 10 YearsAdditional Jail Time for Refusing a Breath TestLicense Suspension/Revocation for Chemical Test Refusal
048 extra hours in jail; six extra months of required DUI school1-year license suspension
196 extra hours in jail2-year license revocation
210 extra days in jail3-year license revocation
3 or more18 extra days in jail3-year license revocation
Number of Prior DUIs in the Past 10 YearsPenalties for Refusing a Breath Test
048 extra hours in jail; six extra months of required DUI school; 1-year driver’s license suspension
196 extra hours in jail; 2-year driver’s license revocation
210 extra days in jail; 3-year driver’s license revocation
3 or more18 extra days in jail; 3-year driver’s license revocation

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