Latest Driving under the influence Stories

2013-08-19 23:24:41

d’Oliveira & Associates has posted a new informational graphic about recovering for damages after a drunk driving accident. The car accident lawyers at the law firm have experience helping residents of Rhode Island and Massachusetts get the compensation they deserve. (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 Drunk driving poses a serious danger to everyone on the road. Recent statistics from Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) show that in just one year 9,878 people were killed and approximately...

2013-08-19 23:22:03

A drunk man fell asleep at the wheel of his car at a McDonald's drive-thru lane in Western New York. This news story shows how alcohol abusers become less responsible to themselves and others and should check into a detox center such as South Florida's Harbor Village. Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 The Associated Press (8/14) reports in their news story, http://news.yahoo.com/dwi-charge-ny-man-asleep-car-drive-thru-095452934.html, that a man fell asleep at the wheel of his car...

2013-08-16 23:02:02

New Jersey DWI lawyer Evan Levow of Levow & Associates, P.A., teaches an on-demand 2.5 credit CLE course for fellow lawyers called “Son of Chun: The Short Life and Death of Alcotest in New Jersey.” (PRWEB) August 16, 2013 The Alcotest 7110 MKIII-C breath testing machine will, according to the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office, no longer be used in New Jersey after December 31, 2016, and will likely be retired before then. New Jersey DWI lawyers who want to keep up in their...

2013-07-18 23:24:58

Respected criminal defense attorney in New Richmond, Wisconsin expands to provide drunk driving defense. New Richmond, Wisconsin (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 New Richmond, Wisconsin criminal defense attorney Aaron A. Nelson is now providing DUI and OWI defense services in Wisconsin. Aaron A. Nelson defends people accused of crimes that include, but are not limited to, drug charges, domestic violence, property crimes, and sex crimes. In 2011 and again in 2012, Aaron A. Nelson was named a...

2013-07-18 23:01:02

Researchers from the University of Florida recently completed a study that tracked designated drivers to find out how often they consumed alcohol, and the study concluded that nearly 40 percent of them do so. The attorneys at Michael D. Ponce & Associates in Tennessee who represent clients injured in DUI accidents and whose URL can be found at http://www.poncelaw.com would like to comment on the results of this study and strongly urge designated drivers to avoid consuming alcohol....

2013-07-09 23:16:51

New Jersey DWI Lawyer Evan Levow of Levow & Associates, P.A., discusses post conviction relief, what it means and why it’s so important. He offers tips for petitioners for PCR. (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 Ashley East was sentenced to 25 years in prison after being charged with DUI manslaughter. The Florida woman wants a new trial and a motion for post-conviction relief was filed, reported The News-Press, a Gannett Company (6.20.13). DWI defense attorney, Evan Levow, handles New Jersey...

2013-07-09 23:02:43

Beginning July 1, 2013 drivers arrested for DUI face new administrative suspension rules. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 A new law went into effect today affecting how and when a person’s license is suspended if they are arrested for DUI in Florida. Under the old system, an officer who made a DUI arrest would administratively suspend the driver’s license. The driver would then have ten days to decide whether or not they would challenge the suspension of their driving privilege....

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  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
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