My DUI nightmare

by RyanD October 26, 2013 Law

It had been maybe fifteen minutes since my last drink. My friends were getting a little restless at the party and I was deeply regretting volunteering to be the designated driver. My house was only a few miles away, and since everyone parked their cars there I didn’t have to make multiple stops. I had […]

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Visual Impact – How Charlotte NC is Changing DWI Laws

by Ladyblogger May 5, 2013 Criminal Law

In order to help educate people about the dangers of drinking and driving, the Anuvia Prevention and Recovery Center recently placed 4,258 flags into the ground on Randolph Road in Charlotte, North Carolina. Each of the flags represents a driver who was arrested for a DWI in Mecklenburg County in 2012. The intention of these […]

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DUI vs. DWI: What’s the Difference?

by Law Guru April 3, 2013 Criminal Law

As if getting slapped with a DUI is not bad enough, navigating the maze of legal stuff related to an impaired driving charge can be quite a nightmare. It is easy to become confused over the various fines and penalties, knowing what rights are applicable and how a DUI case should best be handled. One […]

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What to Know About Your First DUI/DWI Arrest

by Brett-ly November 29, 2012 Criminal Law

The first time you are exposed to the criminal justice system can be a traumatic experience, especially for someone facing his or her first DWI/DUI charge. What potential consequences will I face? What will a conviction cost? Will I still be able to drive, and if not, for how long? The above questions are at […]

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