Public Intoxication… Not So Black And White

Unlike the legal limit for drinking and driving, the line between public intoxication and sobriety is a lot blurrier than most people realize, both for the offenders and law enforcement. First of all, there is no legal limit for public intoxication. The limitations for operating a vehicle after drinking are concise: anything above .08 will […]

States are Forced into Enacting DUI Laws or Else Risk Losing Funding

States are Forced into Enacting DUI Laws or Else Risk Losing Funding

In the United States, laws are made based on the need for these laws and how effective they will be in improving safety or reducing crime, right?  Not with driving under the influence and other alcohol-related laws. With the influence of MADD and politicians who are trying to win elections, the states are often strong-armed […]

DUI Laws in Utah

  The state of Utah, especially in the Salt Lake City area, has seen a dramatic increase in the number of DUI arrest involving alcohol and drug abuse. This has prompted Utah Highway patrol to launch an aggressive campaign that they use to both educate Utah drivers about the dangers of drunk driving and the […]

DUI Laws in Alabama

  Similar to the other states in the US, Alabama is also quite stringent about the DUI laws and it can result in criminal case as well as Department of Public Safety driver license case. All DUI arrests in Alabama leads to two types of cases and you will have only 10 days to contact […]

DUI court processing in Connecticut

  Understanding the Connecticut DUI laws and courtroom proceedings can be a challenge. If you are arrested for DUI in Connecticut: You will be asked to submit to a blood and alcohol concentration (BAC) test. Refusal to take the BAC will get your license suspended for 6 months for the 1st offense. If the BAC […]

DUI Laws in Oregon

  Oregon DUI laws are some of the strictest in the country. Being convicted of driving under the influence of any intoxicants in Oregon has extremely serious consequences and penalties. While plea deals are common in some states, in Oregon you are not able to plea-bargain to lesser charges. This is why it is so […]

DUI Laws in Kentucky

  If you are charged with drinking and driving in the state of Kentucky you will be prosecuted under violation of the code that prohibits driving while impaired because of alcohol or any drug legal or otherwise or for violating the law that prohibits driving with a blood alcohol level of over .08 percent. Important […]

Michigan DUI Defense Attorney

  Your DUI attorney or lawyer in Michigan will expect you to be up front and totally honest about your DUI arrest and charges. Being honest will help your DUI attorney to do the best he or she can to get you a fair deal and to defend your case 100 percent. But only if […]