Written by attorney Paul Matthew Marriett | May 31, 2014

How to handle an encounter with the police, after being pulled over.

This will make you aware of your rights, so you will be empowered to use them. Many people think that "being honest" with the police officer will reduce or eliminate the reason they've been stopped. How many times have you heard of someone being let go without a citation for "being honest" though?

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Illinois Practice Series Vol. 25, Illinois DUI Law and Practice Guidebook, 2014, Ramsell.

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