Independence Day is a time to celebrate the birth of our great nation, with families and friends get together for patriotic barbeques and swimming parties. Yet, like other holidays, the 4th of July... more
In Texas, holiday weekends have been renamed No Refusal Weekends. This program has been designed in a cooperative effort between judges, prosecutors, and the police, usually observed and sometimes... more
The penalties, based upon a first offense, for violatingMarylands drunk driving lawsare as follows:
Driving under the influence of alcohol: $1,000.00 fine, imprisonment for not more than one year,... more
Written by attorney Max Keller, about 2 years ago.
Recently, I reported on the Minnesota Supreme Court's opinion issued on February 8, 2011 regarding the question of whether DWI urine tests are reliable. Specifically, the court did NOT decide the... more
Written by attorney F. Powers, almost 2 years ago.
One of the more frustrating aspects of going to the Department of Transportation / Division of Motor Vehicles DOT DMV, waiting in line, etc., only to be turned away because you don't have the right... more
When a person is convicted of a DUI in Arizona, the conviction can go on their driving record. Aside from having the conviction on their permanent record, defendants found guilty of a DUI may also... more