Could this happen in Indiana? One state drops BAC threshold

It's not as though most men and women in Indiana or anywhere else can imbibe more than an alcoholic beverage or two and safely assume that they are firmly under the drunk-driving threshold posited by the 0.08 blood-alcohol content standard operative across the United States. Put another way: For mo...

3 points to know about drunk driving charges

Driving drunk is something that most people know not to do. There are sometimes things that happen that require people to get behind the wheel after having some alcohol at a party or other event. After an arrest for drunk driving -- including such an unfortunate event occurring when you were trying...

Case in point: why a DUI suspect needs strong legal counsel

Here's why knowledgeable and aggressive DUI defense representation is merited in the wake of a police encounter resulting in an arrest and criminal charge: You could actually be the victim. In fact, and as noted in a recent media report, you could be slapped in handcuffs and cited for multiple drun...

Indiana police crackdown on DUIs this fall

Indiana law enforcement officers are cracking down on drunk driving. Agencies throughout the state are taking part in the "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" initiative. What is the "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" initiative? This initiative is a national mobilization effort that goes into effect Aug...

DUI: It’s not just the law – it’s your life

Laws aren't put into place to disrupt your daily life; they're enacted to protect you. Just like helmet and seat belt laws, limits on drinking before you get behind the wheel have one goal: Your safety as a driver. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2,210 people died...
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