Criminal Defense Blog

Can your cold medicine really lead to a DUI?

Even though it’s a time of year where it’s not as common to get sick, if you do have symptoms of a cold, it’s normal to take some medications. Be careful what you put in your system, though, because choosing medications that make you drowsy or disoriented could end up...

Can I defend against a DUI if I blow positive?

If the police stop you, ask you to blow into their Breathalyzer, and you test positive, you might assume it will result in an automatic DUI conviction. You might consider there is no way to challenge what the machine says.   When you know you are innocent, it is...

A DUI checkpoint looms ahead. Can you avoid it? 

You’re driving home one evening when you see that there is a DUI checkpoint ahead of you. You could be impaired or sober. Either way, you don’t want to go through the police checkpoint.  But are you allowed to avoid it? Or are the police going to arrest you for doing...