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Joe Simpson was pulled over in Sherman Oaks, Calif. and arrested for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol on August 4.

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He was was officially charged with two misdemeanor counts a few days later on August 15, one for driving under the influence and one for driving with a blood alcohol level of .08 or higher.

Reports say, the 54-year-old father to Jessica and Ashlee was in court again today and pleaded not guilty in an L.A. courtroom today.

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If convicted, the Texas preacher could receive the maximum sentence which is six months in jail, 36 months probation and a $1,000 fine.

He will be arraigned on August 30 in L.A.

A source told People Joe had "a couple of glasses of wine at dinner with his wife" and took a breathalyzer voluntarily.

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