Blog Posts in March, 2013

Three Facts You Didn't Know About Drunk Driving in Georgia

1. Law enforcement can arrest you for driving with a BAC that is under the legal limit. It is illegal in all fifty states to operate a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) that ...
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"New Edition" Singer Gets 55 Days in Jail for DUI

A singer-songwriter known for his contributions to the 1980's R&B group "New Edition" received a 55-day jail sentence for drunk driving, Atlanta news sources report. The suspected ...
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Drunk Driving with a Commercial Drivers' License

Drunk driving is a serious crime with serious consequences – especially if you're a commercial driver. If you have a Commercial Driver's License (CDL), you can be held to a higher ...
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Driver Speeds 100 mph, Passenger Dies in Accident

A 21-year-old Jonesboro man was accused of driving more than 100 mph and killing his friend.. According to Clayton County Police officers, the man admitted to drinking beer and 70-proof liquor before ...
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New Bills Would Intensify Background Checks for Daycare Workers

For people who work with children for a living, a criminal background check can be a big deal. Those who are constantly working with young ones should be above reproach in regards to the law so that ...
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Georgia Launches DUI-Fighting Smartphone App

Georgia law enforcement hopes to combat drunk driving this St. Patrick's day weekend by launching a new, " Drive Sober, Georgia" app for smartphones. The app advertises "free and ...
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Georgia Police Crack Down on St. Patrick's Day Drunk Driving

With St. Patrick's Day just around the corner, law enforcement officers in Albany, GA are ready to crack down on intoxicated drivers this weekend, Fox 31 reports. The Governor's Office of ...
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Should I Hire a DUI Defense Lawyer to Plead Guilty?

If you've been charged with drunk driving and feel like pleading guilty is your only option, you've probably asked yourself the following question: Do you I really need a lawyer? The answer is ...
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The DUI Myths You Already Believe

Arrested for drunk driving in Atlanta? You've probably heard a lot of things about drunk driving charges in the past. Unfortunately, there are a multitude of common misconceptions about drunk ...
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Atlanta Local Faces Hit-and-Run Charges

A student at an Atlanta high school is currently facing hit-and-run charges after she was arrested in connection with an accident on Thursday night. The high school senior shot herself in the leg with ...
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