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Category: DUI

The Truth About Field Sobriety Tests – Stopped for a DUI

Do you have to take a field sobriety test if you are stopped for a suspected DUI in Michigan? What should you do? In a previous post, I covered what you should do if you get pulled over for a

What to Do If You Get Stopped for a DUI: Getting Pulled Over

Do you know what to do if you get pulled over for a DUI in Michigan? One of the most common reasons ordinary people become involved with the criminal justice system is for drinking and driving. In Michigan, there are

Teen DUI and OWI Arrests: Prevention and Defense

One of the most prominent types of arrests made during the holiday season is for drunk driving – or operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

Top Holiday Criminal Charges, Penalties, and Defense

We are about to enter into one of the most stressful, depressing and desperate times of year for many adults. I’m not talking about tax season. The trifecta of holidays – Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year – is known for

Michigan ATV Laws: What You Need To Know

Spring and summer in Michigan mean all kinds of outdoor sports – especially those involving vehicles. When it comes to ATVs (All-Terrain Vehicles) or ORV’s (Off Road Vehicles), it is important to know what Michigan ATV laws are. If you

Police Encounter: What You Should and Shouldn’t Do

Many people who end up in a police encounter do not understand the seriousness of their charges. Or they don’t understand the way the criminal justice system really works because they don’t have much experience with it. Of course, nothing

Top Holiday Related Crimes to Watch Out For

The holiday season is full of all kinds of things for people: celebrations, cheer, warmth, and a lot of times debt, stress, and dread. Unfortunately, holidays aren’t always positive for everyone. This is a time of year when crime is

Michigan Drunk Driving Charges and Penalties

A man on the run from police for over three years has been found. Christopher Gainers, a 36-year-old man, is charged with the killing of David Arcand while driving in a wrong way and operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Through

University of Michigan Enforces Drinking and Drug Policy

For many young adults, going away to college spells FREEDOM with a capital ‘F’. However, in the words of the wise Eleanor Roosevelt, “with freedom comes responsibility”. It’s no secret that college campuses, some more than others, have a reputation

Teenage Drinking: What Your Teen Risks If Caught

Underage drinking is a serious problem. If you are concerned if your teen is drinking or have discovered they are, this article will shed light on the risks involved.