Criminal Defense

6 Factors that Can Impact the Accuracy of Breathalyzer Tests (Pt. 3)

December 31, 2014

Wrapping up our blog series 6 Factors that Can Impact the Accuracy of Breathalyzer Tests, below, we will point out a few more things that can make breath test results unreliable. Additional Things that Can Affect the Accuracy of Breathalyzer Tests 5 – Having certain medical conditions In some cases, having certain medical conditions may…
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6 Factors that Can Impact the Accuracy of Breathalyzer Tests (Pt. 2)

December 25, 2014

Resuming 6 Factors that Can Impact the Accuracy of Breathalyzer Tests (Pt. 1), here, we will continue to point out some of the specific things that can make the results of breath tests unreliable and problematic. More Factors that Can Affect the Accuracy of Breathalyzer Tests 3 – How long officers wait before administering breathalyzer…
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6 Factors that Can Impact the Accuracy of Breathalyzer Tests (Pt. 1)

December 20, 2014

When traffic officers make DUI stops, one thing they may do to try to assess whether or not a driver is intoxicated is to request that the driver submit to blood alcohol content (BAC) testing, either in the form of breathalyzer tests or blood tests. While breathalyzer tests can produce immediate results, these results: Will…
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Your Rights During an Arrest: What You Should Know (Pt. 3)

November 30, 2014

Here is the conclusion to our blog series Your Rights During an Arrest: What You Should Know. While the first part of this blog focused on the specific things you should try to do when dealing with law enforcement officials, below, we’ll point out some of the things you should avoid doing, as certain actions…
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Your Rights During an Arrest: What You Should Know (Pt. 2)

November 25, 2014

Resuming Your Rights During an Arrest: What You Should Know (Pt. 1), here, we will continue to present some important information regarding what you need to know regarding your rights when interacting with police. More Things You Can Do to Protect Your Rights During an Arrest Some more things that you can do to protect…
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Your Rights During an Arrest: What You Should Know (Pt. 1)

November 20, 2014

Dealing with law enforcement can be scary and stressful, especially if you are the focus of a criminal investigation and/or are being accused of a crime. While being scrutinized by police is far from ideal, the good news is that knowing your rights in these situations can help you significantly protect yourself. In this three-part…
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DUI Costs: How Much Does a DUI in Alabama Cost? (Pt. 3)

November 15, 2014

Concluding our three-part blog series DUI Costs: How Much Does a DUI in Alabama Cost?, below we will take a closer look at some of the longer-term DUI costs that people may have to contend with after a drunk driving conviction. Additional DUI Costs Lost income – While there are various fines and fees people…
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DUI Costs: How Much Does a DUI in Alabama Cost? (Pt. 2)

November 10, 2014

Picking up from where DUI Costs: How Much Does a DUI in Alabama Cost? (Pt. 1) left off, here, we will resume our discussion of the financial obligations people will have after being convicted of drunk driving in the state of Alabama. While the first part of this blog series focused on discussing DUI costs…
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DUI Costs: How Much Does a DUI in Alabama Cost? (Pt. 1)

November 5, 2014

Being arrested for and accused of drunk driving can be embarrassing if not devastating for many, and as people prepare to resolve their cases, one of their biggest concerns tends to whether or not they will have to go to jail for some period of time. While the potential loss of one’s freedom is certainly…
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An Overview of the Penalties for Multiple DUIs in Alabama (Pt. 3)

September 15, 2014

Wrapping up our blog series An Overview of the Penalties for Multiple DUIs in Alabama, below we will provide some additional info that people should know regarding the punishments and impacts of multiple DUIs in Alabama. In addition to pointing out some of the most common penalties that are handed down by the courts for…
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