When do you really need to hire a DUI lawyer?

Recently on our DUI forum a user asked, “I was arrested for DUI two nights ago. This was my first DUI offense. There were no kids in the car, and I did not cause an accident. I know I will be charged with a misdemeanor. I attended a year of law school, and I am pretty sure I can figure out the legal aspects of my case. Do I need a DUI lawyer? What are your thoughts?”

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Broken tail light but arrested for DUI?

Recently on our DUI forum a driver asked, “I was partying the other night, but I only had a few beers. I left the bar and was driving down the highway. I was not speeding or anything. Next thing I know, I am stopped and being arrested for DUI. I found out later that I was stopped for a broken tail light. What gives? Is this legal?”

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California DUI how much does it cost?

Recently on our legal forum a user asked, “I have been charged with my first California DUI. I have heard all the advertisements about how expensive a DUI can be. I am getting a bit nervous. Can you provide information about how much this California DUI will cost me? Will I have to hire a DUI lawyer, and if so, how much will that cost?”

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Texas DWI arrest and not read Miranda Rights?

Recently on our legal forum a user asked, “I was arrested a week ago for driving while intoxicated (DWI). I had gone to a bar with some friends and had a few beers and a few shots. When I was pulled over I performed a field sobriety test and later performed a chemical test. My BAC was over the legal limit. The cop arrested me for a Texas DWI. Never at any time during the Texas DWI arrest was I read my Miranda Rights. I thought the police had to do this at the time of the Texas DWI arrest. What will this mean for my DUI case?”

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DUI stop top 4 mistakes

Recently on our DUI forum a user asked, “I was out celebrating my birthday a few nights ago. I had a few beers. I did not think I was intoxicated, but I was stopped and arrested for DUI. I am starting to think I might have made some common mistakes after the DUI stop. Could you give me some general information about what I should have done?”

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First time DWI am I going to jail if I plead guilty?

Recently on our DUI forum a user asked, “Two days ago it was my birthday and I went out with some of my friends. I had a few beers and a few shots. I thought I was fine to drive, but I was stopped and arrested for DWI with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.09%. I am wondering if I should just plead guilty to my first time DWI, and if I do, will I be sent to jail? I live in the State of Texas.”

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Can a DWI charge in Texas be reduced to a wet reckless?

Recently on our DUI forum a user asked, “I live in the State of Texas. I went drinking the other night and had a few beers and a shot of tequila. I must have been more intoxicated than I thought because I was stopped and arrested for a DUI. I am wondering if the State of Texas allows any drivers to plea bargain their DWI charges down to a wet reckless charge and avoid some of the most severe penalties for the DWI conviction?”

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Texas minor arrest for DWI what will happen?

Recently on our DUI forum a Texas minor asked, “I live in the State of Texas. I just got my license a few months back. Last weekend I went out, drank a few beers and got pulled over. My blood alcohol concentration was well over the legal limit for that of an adult. I am sure I will be charged with DWI. I am concerned about the DWI penalties and whether or not I might lose my license. What should I do?”

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Georgia DUI arrest what are my rights?

Recently on our DUI forum a user asked, “I was arrested last night for DUI in the State of Georgia. I told the cop several times I wanted to talk to my lawyer before I took any tests. That did not go over too well and eventually they notified me that I had refused the chemical test. What gives? I thought I could talk to my lawyer during a Georgia DUI arrest?”

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