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29 Arrested Over Holiday Weekend for DUI

Holiday weekends bring huge busts for police departments across the United States. Driving under the influence (DUI) checkpoints are set up at key points throughout cities to catch those who drank a little too much while partying with family, friends, coworkers, or even solo. These checkpoints are meant to stop those driving while intoxicated from […]

By |September 14th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on 29 Arrested Over Holiday Weekend for DUI

Connecticut Man Cited for Warning Drivers About DUI Checkpoint

Let’s face it. Most drivers know where the speed traps are in town. They let others know; they avoid them, especially when they know they’re speeding or doing something else behind the wheel they shouldn’t. When it comes to DUI checkpoints throughout the nation, sometimes police departments announce them but most of the time they […]

By |August 24th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Connecticut Man Cited for Warning Drivers About DUI Checkpoint

Charges Dismissed in Alleged DUI Cover-Up

A Trucksville, Pennsylvania police officer saw charges dismissed against them after an alleged cover-up of a DUI crash. Three misdemeanor counts against another emergency responder to the same DUI crash were sent to county court. Magisterial District Judge James Tupper, after listening to five hours of testimony, didn’t believe the case added up against suspect […]

By |August 10th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Charges Dismissed in Alleged DUI Cover-Up

English Cab Driver Fails Sobriety Test On the Clock

An English cab driver failed a drunk driving test while on the clock in Surrey, England. While the cab driver’s identity hasn’t been confirmed, he was let go from his job after failing a roadside drinking test by police. On June 24, 2016, three women called a cab on their way to a birthday party. […]

By |July 20th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on English Cab Driver Fails Sobriety Test On the Clock

Woman Makes ISIS Threats After Drunk Driving Arrest

When people are inebriated by any substance, they can say and do things they regret later. In the case of a Lakeland, Florida woman, she’s seriously regretting her arrest for DUI because of things she allegedly said. Tania L. Woodward, 34, of Lakeland, was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence. After being booked […]

By |July 13th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Woman Makes ISIS Threats After Drunk Driving Arrest

Attorneys Filed Class Action Lawsuit Against State of Florida

Two Orlando, Florida-based attorneys, David Oliver and Stuart Hyman, are filing a class action lawsuit against the state for violating a variety of constitutional rights of DUI suspects. The suit was filed in Orlando federal court. It names the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, along with its executive director Terry Rhodes.

The suit […]

By |July 6th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Attorneys Filed Class Action Lawsuit Against State of Florida

Man Busted for 13th DUI

In Worthington, Minnesota last week, a repeat offense driver was caught driving the wrong way on Interstate 90. Drunk driving was suspected, and law enforcement officials came to find out that this particular driver has previous DWI convictions dating back to 1988.

Troopers of the Minnesota State Patrol were initially called to report a man driving […]

By |June 22nd, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Man Busted for 13th DUI

The Consequences of Human Error in DWI Case

Just a few hours after being released from a Louisiana jail for DWI, Denham Springs resident, Jeffrey Blough was arrested again after allegedly causing a serious crash on the Interstate. The incident is now under review by the department who made the first arrest, because officials believe that the interstate crash could have been prevented.

The […]

By |June 15th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on The Consequences of Human Error in DWI Case

Impaired Driving Sentences in Canada

In late march, a 29-year-old Ontario man was sentenced to 10 years in prison after a judge found him responsible for a drunk driving crash that killed three children and their grandfather.

The guilty man, Marco Muzzo had faced a possible life in prison sentence after pleading guilty to four counts of impaired driving causing death, […]

By |June 8th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Impaired Driving Sentences in Canada

First-Time DUI Offenders Allowed to Drive During 30-Day Suspension

Drunk driving is a reckless crime, and 100 percent preventable. In Evanston, Illinois, first-time DUI offenders will now be eligible for restricted driving privileges if they register to have breathalyzers installed in their vehicles within a 30-day suspension period. The new law came into effect this year, on January 1st.

Breathalyzers are used to measure the […]

By |June 1st, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on First-Time DUI Offenders Allowed to Drive During 30-Day Suspension