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DUI Appeal

Federal decision DUI vs 2nd amendment gun rights In a U.S. District Court decision issued on September 28, 2018, by Chief Judge Christopher C. Conner from the Middle District of Pennsylvania, the Court ruled that the felon-in-possession ban of 18 U.S.C. §922(g)(1) is unconstitutional as to Raymond Holloway, Jr. in violation of the Second Amendment [...]

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DUI and Your Medical License

How a DUI can affect your medical license It's common knowledge that a DUI conviction can come with consequences: a driver's license suspension, fines, even jail time. Below, let's take a look at how a DUI conviction in Florida could affect a medical professional. Reporting Your Conviction Medical professionals have 30 days to report to [...]

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DUI and Window Tinting

How window tinting can affect your DUI case Florida Statute 316.2953 provides the law on window tinting and what is legal in the State of Florida.  It states that “a person shall not operate any motor vehicle on any road on which vehicle the side wings and side windows on either side forward of or [...]

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House arrest-community control sentence in Florida

Community Control in Florida is a supervision program that is an alternative to incarceration only used in felony cases.  If you are sentenced to Community Control, you are confined to your home unless you are working, attending school, doing public service hours, participating in treatment, or any activity that has been approved by your Community [...]

Criminal Defense, Drug crimes, DUI Defense|

DUI Test

DUI Test If you are ever stopped for DUI, you may not trust the breath test and want to refuse to take the test or you may even want to ask for a separate blood test or breath test by a lab of your choosing.  In Florida, your license can be suspended for refusal to [...]

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What’s a bails bond and how they work.

Bail bonds Being arrested doesn’t have to mean you will spend a significant amount of time in jail after your arrest. The bail bond system allows someone who has been arrested for a crime to be released from jail pending their trial.  How Bail Bonds are Set In most state courts the amount of the [...]

Criminal Defense, Drug crimes, DUI Defense|

Implied consent and DUI

Implied consent  One of the more intricate, but important, rules that fall under DUI law is "implied consent." What this rule says is that if someone is lawfully arrested by a police officer for driving under the influence of alcohol, then they must consent to a breath, blood or urine test to determine their blood [...]

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Can you get charged with DUI on horseback

Lakeland woman charged with DUI on horseback On November 4, 2017, Donna Byrne, was seen riding a horse while under the influence of alcohol on a busy highway on Combee Road near North Crystal Road in Lakeland.  Byrne was found around 3 PM, smelled like alcohol, her eyes were watery red, and she got off [...]

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Four things to do immediately after you get a DUI

  You Only Have 10 Days to Keep Your License After a DUI arrest, your DUI citation serves as a temporary license that allows you to drive for 10 days. Once the 10 days is up, YOUR LICENSE WILL BE SUSPENDED for 6 MONTHS if you had a blood alcohol level higher than .08, or, [...]

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