Posts Tagged ‘driving while impaired’

How to Obtain Bail for a DUI

Simply stated, being arrested and going to jail in of itself is always a harrowing experience. Imagine that experience being compounded by the fact that the defendant is not at the time of arrest in full control of their faculties. It is important to be aware of this when trying to post bail, and equally […]

DUI and Prescription Drugs. How Can An Attorney Help

Alcohol is not the only substance that is considered during a drunk driving stop. Drugs are included, so you need to know the laws on illegal drugs and legal prescription drug use while driving. All 50 states will have alcohol and drug laws and penalty structure on the books as it applies to driving under […]

Is a Negligent Driving Conviction Better Than a DUI Conviction?

There is no such thing as a good driving conviction, but some charges are not as bad as others. Drivers who are convicted of dangerous driving offenses rarely intend to hurt or kill people, but many people are injured or killed as a result of the negligence, recklessness, or driving while under the influence of […]

DUI Versus DWI, Importance of Understanding the Difference!

There are many acronyms for drunk driving. Two of the most prominent are DUI and DWI. What is the difference?  In some states, there are significant differences in the consequences for being convicted of one versus the other. In this Drunk Drivers Rights article, we will give you information that will help you better understand […]