May 31

Breath Tests in DWI Cases

If you are pulled over and suspected of drinking while driving, a couple things happen immediately. First, the officer will administer field sobriety tests. These can include the walk and turn, the one-legged stand, saying the alphabet backwards or a part in the middle, the horizontal gaze nystagmus, and the vertical gaze nystagmus. Next, if…
May 7

DWI-DUI Law and Implied Consent

Because so many people have a DWI (or DUI) on their record, you may think the law is simple and easy to understand. It is also one of the most common offenses that people plead guilty to without hiring a lawyer because the first offense does not carry very high penalties, or so it seems….