May 18, 2010
What to look for in a Knoxville DUI Lawyer There are many Tennessee Lawyers attempting to obtain your business. In doing so, Tennessee attorneys are coming out of the woodwork to attempt to secure ..
March 11, 2010
Being able to drive yourself around in a vehicle is a freedom. If you decide to drive and are not completely sober then you could lose the freedom quickly. You will find yourself behind bars and ..
January 22, 2010
Like the rest of the country, a Maine DUI refers to Driving Under the Influence. However, Maine also refers to it as OUI (Operating Under the Influence) or OWI (Operating While Intoxicated). For all ..
December 03, 2009
Any DUI is a serious offense. And every State is unique in how it handles DUIs. If you have been charged with a DUI of any kind be sure you hire an experienced DUI Attorney that understanding the ..
December 19, 2008
Open up any phone book or look online and you will find no shortage of lawyers to choose from. You can read through their ads and get a general idea of the qualified DWI defense lawyers you have to ..
December 18, 2008
No parent wants to get a phone call from a child in jail. Nevertheless, mistakes happen. Don't compound their mistake by mishandling their call to you. Being arrested is scary and, odds are, your ..
September 04, 2008
The best way to beat a traffic ticket and not go to court and not need cheap lawyers or US attorneys is to not get the ticket in the first place. So how does one go about not getting a traffic ..
September 02, 2008
Cindy is 19 years old. One afternoon, she has one beer with a couple friends, and then she drives her little sister to a friend's house. Along the way, the police stop her because a tail light is ..
August 08, 2008
I'm not much of a fan of daytime television, and it's not often that I even pay much attention to it, but recently I happened to catch a Dr. Phil show about alcoholism and intervention. The show ..
August 08, 2008
What goes around comes around is thrown about as a common explanation for the disappointments of life and the payback for bad decisions. But for those struggling with the disease of alcoholism, it ..
July 31, 2008
Windell Middlebrooks is one of my favorite television commercial actors. If you've watched a sporting event, you'll probably know Middlebrooks as the Miller High Life beer delivery guy, who removes ..
July 27, 2008
"Field-sobriety tests in Illinois may be refused without penalty, and the risk of erroneous interpretation by an officer far outweighs the benefit of performing them. " This article gives non-DUI ..
July 26, 2008
DUI laws now entail reform which will continue to sweep the nation. In the past it was a few states that took the forefront when it came to arrests and prosecutions. Some instances may have seemed ..
July 18, 2008
Everybody wondered why “Stan" kept drinking, even after his doctor told him that he had developed Type II diabetes. While the recommendation for diabetics is to avoid alcohol, moderate amounts .
July 18, 2008
I have often compared being “powerless over alcohol" with being “powerless over the human condition, " when trying to give an example of how the disease of alcoholism robs us of any ..
July 13, 2008
We have all heard of the horror stories that all so often happen to “other people". Things are serious in the state of Illinois regarding DUI and DWI related offenses. Not that they were not ..
July 13, 2008
Regarding Illinois DWI there is a movement afoot from Chicago down to Springfield that will one day result in Illinois leading the Country in DUI and DWI convictions. If you are reading this article ..
July 10, 2008
If according to the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse, nearly 80% of high school students have tried alcohol, it is easy to come to the conclusion that the potential for alcoholism or ..
July 09, 2008
DUI means driving under the influence of alcohol and other intoxicating drugs, whether licit or illicit, and having an impaired driving ability. The rules and laws relating to what is considered as a .
July 08, 2008
The fear of the first offense: DWI (Driving while intoxicated with alcohol or other intoxicating drugs) is a very serious offense in all developed and developing countries. The problem is that most ..
July 06, 2008
But, what exactly is “suspicious" to an officer? As a Texas peace officer, I have heard many fellow officers stop “suspicious vehicles" and “suspicious persons" on multiple ..
June 30, 2008
Were you arrested for DUI, or was someone close to you arrested on a DUI offense? First off, we need to talk about your feelings for a second. If you have been arrested for DUI, you are probably ..
June 26, 2008
Being involved in any sort of DWI or DUI case can be a difficult situation for anyone to go through. There are many things that need to be taken care of during the process of getting your case taken ..
June 23, 2008
As an attorney, Texas peace officer and a former State prosecutor, I learned early on that drivers accused of various offenses and almost always Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) say too much and are ..
June 19, 2008
People who are addicted to alcohol do not believe they have a problem, and if there is a problem, it's your problem. That is a key idea to remember when trying to help a friend or loved one who is in .