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First Florida DUI am I going to jail?

Recently on our legal forum a user asked, “I had my 21st birthday celebration two days ago. I got wasted and drove home. Unfortunately, I also got stopped and arrested for my first Florida DUI. I am wondering what penalties I might face and whether I might have to spend time in jail. This is not the way I wanted to start out my life. Can you help me?”

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Cordle drunk driving confession video goes viral

Matthew Cordle’s three and a half minute video confessing to killing Vincent Canzani has gone viral. But the New York Daily News reports, Angela Canzani, Vincent’s daughter, is unimpressed. According to reports, Canzani claims the video is “misleading” and sends “the wrong message to everyone,” by painting Cordles as some type of hero for confessing to the killing.

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Chemical test refusal will I be convicted of DUI?

If you are arrested for drunk driving one of the first things an officer may ask you to do is take a chemical test of your blood, breath or urine. Although you may have the right to refuse the test, refusing may result in an automatic suspension of your driver’s license, and it may not keep you from getting convicted for drunk driving. Recently on our DUI forum we had a user ask, “Will I beat the DUI charges if I did not take a blood or breath chemical test?”

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Taylorsville, North Carolina and my DUI arrest

Recently on our DUI forum we had a user ask, “What penalties and fines can I expect if I was arrested for DUI in Taylorsville, North Carolina?” This driver had a blood alcohol concentration level which was at the illegal limit of 0.08%. Below we will discuss what this driver can expect if he is convicted of drunk driving.

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