When it comes to criminal law, there is a lot of confusing information and misinformation out there. Sometimes there is also a divide between the common perception of the laws, and what the laws... more
If you have been charged with DWI/DUI in North Carolina, there are a number of factors that can make the potential sentencing you are facing more serious. Perhaps the worst aggravating factor in... more
Alcohol or the smell of alcoholic beverages or marijuana on your breath.
Soiled, sweaty, rumpled, disorderly clothing (the sort of clothes one is wearing on the way home from a concert or festival,... more
Depending on the state in which you are convicted, a minimum sentence is typically set by statute regarding any sentence you could receive for a DUI-DWI conviction. A maximum sentence is also set by... more
Vehicle and Traffic Law section 1193 outlines the penalties for a DWI conviction whereby a period of probation or conditional discharge is authorized. A person facing either sanction should also be... more