Drugged driving is illegal in the state of California. California Vehicle Code Section 23152(f) prohibits anyone under the influence of any drug to drive a vehicle. Drugged driving or driving under the influence of drugs (DUID) will be considered an act of recklessness, making the driver liable for damages in the event of an accident caused by them. If you or your family has been a victim of a drugged driving accident in California, contact Khashan Law for legal consultation.
In California the abuse of prescription drugs has become more predominant in the recent years. Medications which are commonly prescribed by doctors for minor and major mental disorders like Insomnia, Depression, Pain Management, Anxiety related issues etc. People tend to abuse these prescribed drugs for getting a high.