Blog Posts in February, 2016

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  • Highway Bill Includes DWI Provisions
    Highway Bill Includes DWI Provisions

    Much has been written about the recent, multi-year highway bill passed by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by the White House. Included in the new bill is funding of over $21 million to develop ...

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  • Higher Stakes in DWI Related Deaths
    Higher Stakes in DWI Related Deaths

    A defendant recently sentenced to prison time for a DWI learned a hard fact: The stakes are higher when someone dies in connection with a DWI . That driver made a plea deal with the state when ...

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  • Habeas Corpus and DWI
    Habeas Corpus and DWI

    One of the oldest and most important tools under the law is a writ of Habeas Corpus . Literally translated as “you should have the body,” the writ or application to the court of Habeas Corpus requires ...

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  • Guilty Once Indicted
    Guilty Once Indicted

    The news headlines recently have been filled with stories about whether a former high-level official in government should have been indicted . The crime she was investigated for, and ultimately was ...

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  • Getting a DWI in Texas Without Driving a Car
    Getting a DWI in Texas Without Driving a Car

    ATV-Related DWI in New York Last week in Caroga Lake, New York, a man was arrested for the crime of driving while intoxicated while operating an ATV. He lost control of the ATV while driving on the ...

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  • Game Day Drinking And Driving Safety
    Game Day Drinking And Driving Safety

    Tips for staying safe while drinking during football season. The end of the summer season often brings with it the end of many of our favorite seasonal activities-weekends spent lounging on the beach, ...

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