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The Aftermath of a DUI

Getting your first DUI in Pennsylvania may not mean jail time, but your second offense certainly could. After your first offense you can expect to have your license suspended and receive some hefty fines. Additional DUIs will result in massive fines, mandatory...

Do Police Announce DUI Checkpoints?

The short answer to this question is YES! Police do often announce DUI checkpoints in advance, although they are not legally required to publish notice via newspapers or social media, they often do so. Police are only required to provide “notice” of a DUI checkpoint....

He is Only a Kid

You often read or hear on the news about stories of young children being sentenced as adults. When many people see these compelling stories they ask themselves how can the court treat this child as an adult. You hear the parents of the child saying, “he is only a...

Sleeping It Off

You had a fun night with some friends, and a few drinks. It is really late. You get into your car and put the keys in the ignition, but realize you had too much to drink. Instead of driving home or calling a cab, you decide to sleep it off. It is cold outside so you...

I Wasn’t High!

Marijuana use is at an all-time high in the country and legal in some states. However, in Pennsylvania, marijuana is still considered a controlled substance. If you were arrested for a marijuana related DUI in Delaware County, Chester County or the Philadelphia area...

Should I Talk to the Police?

Being arrested can be stressful. You are in handcuffs. You are being questioned by the police. You are being accused of doing something illegal. You are wondering whether you are going to go to jail. What you do next could determine your future. The most important...