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March 10, 2016

DUI Checkpoints in Missouri & Kansas

Category: DUI, DUI Checkpoints, DUI Lawyer, Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

Posted by | Sobriety checkpoints, commonly known as DUI checkpoints, are legal in both Kansas and Missouri. Police use these checkpoints to make random stops that are unconnected to any individual suspicions of illegal activity. Rather, police use DUI checkpoints to attempt to catch any suspicious activity or drivers who might be inebriated. Understanding your rights during DUI checkpoints is important so that you can protect your rights and avoid getting a wrongful DUI.

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August 26, 2015

How a Drug or Alcohol Charge Affects Your Life

Category: Arrests, Drug Charge, Drug Law, DUI Attorney, DUI Lawyer, DUI/DWI, Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

Posted by | Whether it's a case of a minor getting caught drinking underage or an adult charged with a DUI or illegal drug use, a drug or alcohol charge can have huge negative consequences on a person's life. As much as we tend to think that such a charge will never happen to us or to our children, it is important to be prepared for the possibility. Underage drinking is an ongoing problem for teens an college students. New and less stringent drug laws in certain states also have made getting caught with marijuana seem less serious. However, getting caught with such a drug in Kansas or Missouri would have much greater consequences than in Colorado, as federal law continues to prohibit the drug. Having a trusted defense attorney just a phone call away is essential in getting the best outcome in these cases.

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April 19, 2015

An Open Container Can Mean an Open and Shut MIP Case

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Posted by | DUI or MIP charges are extremely serious. Young adults are just starting out, and that DUI or MIP conviction has a way of sticking with them. Sometimes it's possible to have the record expunged or sealed, but there can still be many undesirable outcomes like sizable fines and time spent in a juvenile detention facility. Some students may even find that their educational goals are jeopardized by their brush with the law.

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April 14, 2015

What Should I Do if I'm a Passenger in a DUI Arrest?

Category: Arrests, Attorney, DUI Attorney, DUI Lawyer, DUI/DWI, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted by | The young adult years are a time for making mistakes. Too often these mistakes result in the need for the assistance of a DUI lawyer. That's always sad, particularly when the person charged with a DUI is a high school student whose life is just beginning. However, the plight of the passenger in a DUI arrest situation is often overlooked. Does a passenger need a DUI lawyer?

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