Avoid DUI Arrests on Super Bowl Sunday

Avoid DUI Arrests on Super Bowl Sunday

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With the Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta this year, everyone seems to be getting ready for the big day. Many people are planning to host or attend parties, and you can be sure they will eat lots of good food and likely have a couple of alcoholic drinks while they watch the football game. It is important that everyone remembers to avoid driving after drinking on game day. Police agencies in and around Atlanta are also getting ready for the Super Bowl - by planning increased enforcement of Georgia drunk driving laws. There are different ways that agencies can push to catch more drunk drivers, including: DUI Roadblocks - Police officers can set up roadblocks through which traffic must pass, so they can observe drivers for signs of intoxication. There…
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Commonly Asked Questions about DUIs

Commonly Asked Questions about DUIs

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DUIs are a frequent cause for traffic stops throughout the state of Georgia and thousands of people are arrested each year for driving under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol. While DUIs are a common occurrence, many people, especially first-time offenders, do not understand the ramifications of a DUI conviction or the terminology used during a DUI case. Some of the most commonly asked questions about DUIs that we have heard from clients at our Fayetteville law firm include: What is the difference between a DUI and a DWI? Both of these acronyms are used to describe the act of driving while under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol. DUI is driving under the influence, while DWI is driving while intoxicated or impaired. What does BAC stand for? BAC stands…
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Importance of Working With an Attorney for a First-Time DUI Offense

Importance of Working With an Attorney for a First-Time DUI Offense

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Being pulled over for driving under the influence can be a nerve-racking experience, especially for first time offenders. Many people who are charged with a DUI for the first time, may not understand that they have the right to hire an experienced DUI attorney, who can counsel them in their case and represent them in court. If you have been accused of a DUI, it is important to hire an experienced Fayetteville DUI attorney to represent you in your case and here’s why. An attorney will look at all the evidence surrounding your DUI stop: Many DUI cases are based on evidence that is not sound, and unfortunately people are often falsely accused of breaking the law. Your attorney will look at all the evidence from your DUI stop including…
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