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DUI Treatment Court Program helps some drunk driving defendants

There are many things that you have to think about when you are out drinking with friends. One of the primary matters to consider is how you are going to get home. This is something that must be planned because if you try to drive home after you have been drinking, there is a chance that you will end up facing drunk driving charges.

Plan ahead to avoid drunk-driving this weekend

As you are making your Fourth of July plans, make sure to determine how you are going to get home after the party is over. The last thing that you need this holiday weekend is to land in jail because you decided to drive home after having a few drinks.

Drugged driving and drunk driving have a lot in common

The fairly recent news of Tiger Woods' arrest brings up some important points that everyone should know about drunk driving charges. Many people think that someone who is arrested for drunk driving went out on a drinking binge and then made the irresponsible decision to get behind the wheel. This isn't necessarily the case.

Know the reasons you need to hire a drunk driving attorney

People usually try to save money wherever they can. When it comes to criminal cases, you don't want to shortchange your defense just to save a few dollars. The issue here is that you will usually get what you pay for when it comes to defense cases.

Learn what you can do to protect yourself in a drunk driving case

We recently discussed how field sobriety tests impact your drunk driving case. This isn't the only thing that can impact the case. In fact, everything that you do leading up to the traffic stop through the final disposition of your case can have an impact on what happens.

Find the focal point of the prosecution's case to plan a defense

The penalties of a drunk driving conviction should spur you to take action from the second that you know you will be facing these charges. There isn't any reason to think that you need to just sit back and take things without any fight. We know that you might not know where you should start for your defense. We are here to help you along the way.

Drunk driving charges must be handled quickly

A drunk driving charge must be dealt with swiftly. While you might be able to delay the criminal matter some, the administrative penalties have strict time limits for taking action. You should learn about your options and your responsibilities as quickly as possible so that you can determine what steps you need to take.

Evaluate options you have for your DUI defense

As we have discussed in previous blogs, you have to take steps before you go out with friends to ensure that you won't face drunk driving charges. If you do have a few drinks when you go out with friends and didn't make plans to get home, you might end up facing drunk driving charges. We know that this isn't something you thought that you would have to face, but we are here to help you as you go through the process.

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