Drunk driving is a serious crime and individuals convicted on a DUI charge can face serious penalties. There have been no recent studies conducted about the average DUI punishment for a DUI in Washington. However, there are minimum and maximum penalties for the crime. A person convicted of DUI can possibly face fines, jail time, and expensive mandatory classes. Driving … [Read more...]
What Happens If I Refuse A Breathalyzer Test In Rhode Island?
Being detained for a DUI is no joke. In Rhode Island, first-time offenders get charged with a misdemeanor. What’s more, the sole fact that you possess a driver’s license means that you are giving the police an implied consent to submit to a breathalyzer. What happens after you receive a DUI in Rhode Island? It depends on the facts of your case, but you may expect to go to an … [Read more...]
5 Things That Happen If You Get a DUI
Every state in the U.S. deems driving under the influence of alcohol (or any illegal substance) to be a serious offense. Not only can it be dangerous to you and your passengers, but it can be deadly for others sharing the road with you. In fact, more than 10,000 people die each year in alcohol-related crashed in the United States. In addition to the potential bodily harm that … [Read more...]
What Happens If You Are Charged With A DUI
DUI, which stands for driving under the influence, is one of the most common types of criminal offences in U.S. and Canada. You can get charged with a DUI if you drive after consuming alcohol, marijuana, or any other substance that might impair your judgment and ability to drive. Most drivers don’t really think about DUIs. But a DUI charge can happen regardless of your … [Read more...]