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Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Know Your Rights If You Are Stopped for a DUI


Should I refuse the breath test?

Being stopped on suspicion of drunk driving can be a frightening experience.  After all, a DUI conviction in Georgia could potentially result in prison time, fines, and loss of your driver’s license. The important thing to remember if you are being pulled over is that you do have legal rights.  Read more . . .


Monday, January 29, 2018

Defending Against DUI Charges

What defenses could I raise against a DUI charge in Georgia?

A DUI is a serious offense that carries the potential for mandatory prison time, significant fines, and the possibility of losing your driver’s license.  Being arrested for a DUI can be a frightening experience, leading to much uncertainty and concern.  The good news for anyone who is facing DUI charges is that there are several viable defenses you may be able to raise.
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Sunday, January 21, 2018

Your License After a DUI


Will I be able to drive after my DUI arrest?

You rely on your vehicle to get you from home to work and school.  Without your driver’s license, you may find yourself unable to hold a job, continue to further your education, or get your kids to and from school.  Even further, daily living tasks like grocery shopping could become all the more difficult.  As such, if you have been arrested for a DUI, one of your main concerns may be the status of your driver’s license.  Depending on the facts surrounding your arrest, you could face suspension of your
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Sunday, January 7, 2018

In Focus: The Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus Test and How to Challenge It


Is the DUI eye gaze test reliable?

The Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus (HGN) Test is one of the most common tests administered when a driver is pulled over on suspicion of drunk driving.  Commonly known as the “eye test,” the HGN test involves a qualified police officer moving a light or pen in front of the suspect’s eyes and requesting that the driver follow the light.
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Tuesday, January 2, 2018

DUI Overview: What is a DUI in Georgia?


Being convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) can change your life. You may lose your license, rack up significant monetary fines, and it can affect your future background checks as well. With all of these negative consequences, it is important to understand exactly what is considered a


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Sunday, December 10, 2017

DUI Penalties for Drivers of All Ages in Georgia


Driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol is not only dangerous, it is also illegal. The criminal penalties of a DUI in Georgia can be severe.


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