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Massachusetts DUI Suspects Have No Miranda Rights

Some of the most fundamental rights we have in the United States is found in the Fifth and Sixth Amendments. They afford American citizens the right to remain silent rather than self-incriminate, and ...

Do Not Record Yourself After Committing DUI

Social media played a role in a horrific tragedy last week in a fatal accident that received national attention. Three young women—an 18-year-old and two 14-year-olds—were traveling from ...

How Long Can the Police Stop Me For?

Eight minutes. Is eight minutes of delay enough time to violate your Constitutional rights? Is it enough of an issue to bring before the Supreme Court in order to affirm Fourth Amendment rights? ...

What Is Probable Cause for DUI Stops?

If you were arrested for DUI, one of the terms you need to familiarize yourself with is "probable cause." Probable cause is shorthand for the Fourth Amendment right of every American to have ...

7 Common DUI Defenses You Could Use in Your Case

DUI cases involve a lot of moving parts. While most people believe that their case is open-and-shut, even in cases where they were not guilty or driving recklessly, the fact is that the entire case ...

Ex-Ambassador Faces DUI and Hit-and-Run Charges in Washington

The Former U.S. Ambassador Ryan Crocker registered a.160 BAC on his breath test on August 14 th, making him a DUI offender and sending him to jail on the spot. The politician was driving a 2009 Ford ...

Minnesota Bus Driver Charged with DUI

Drivers are held accountable for drunk driving by a 0.08 percent BAC limit. Commercial drivers, on the other hand, are held accountable to a 0.04 percent BAC, so that they will not harm those that are ...

California High Patrol Announces Start Smart Program

The California High Patrol announced that it is offering a public safety program for both teenage drivers and their parents. The CHP will be offering the new program, Start Smart, in conjunction with ...

What to Do After a DUI Arrest?

Once you’ve been pulled over or arrested on suspicion of DUI or DWI, there are several things you can do to help your situation. First and foremost, do not try to flee from an officer as he or she is ...