Recently on our legal forum a user asked, “I was recently arrested for a California DUI with my twelve year old daughter in the car at the time of the arrest. I am wondering what will happen to me and whether the penalties will be enhanced since I had a minor in the car?”
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?”
Recently on our DUI forum a user asked, “I was arrested for my first Texas DWI. If I am convicted will I have to take part in an Alcohol Education Program? If yes, how much time will it take and how much will it cost?”
Love him or hate him, the Ohio man who admitted to killing someone while under the influence of alcohol will be charged the maximum sentence. Matthew Cordle, who admitted he “made a mistake” and urged people not to drink and drive will soon have his day in court.
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.
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?”
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.
The Associate Press reports that Erik Ainge, former New York Jets quarterback, has been arrested for DUI or driving under the influence after police noticed he was swerving on an interstate in Knoxville, Tennessee.
A DUI in Leavenworth, Washington can have severe penalties. It is illegal in the city of Leavenworth to operate a motorized vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration level of 0.08% or higher.