Rhode Island lawmakers are proposing stiffer penalties for those who are convicted of DUI as a deterrent to driving drunk. MADD is encouraging support for them. One of the laws proposed, would increase the maximum prison
On or about March 2, 2015, Newtown Township police performed a traffic stop on defendant Wurst at 8:15 p.m. While speaking with Wurst, the officer claims he detected an odor of an alcoholic beverage.
Had the defendant/appellant said nothing to the responding officer, his case might have gone differently. In a recent case from Carbon County PA [Commonwealth v. Rubino, PICS Case No. 15-0303 (C.P. Carbon Feb. 17, 2015)],
Irwin, Pennsylvania resident Andrew James Beal, 23, is facing a DUI causing death charge following an accident east near the Pennsylvania state line in which a passenger in his truck, Ashley Renee Jones, 21, was
A driver of a Jeep Wrangler, containing 6 teenage passengers, was charged with DUI after losing control and crashing into a tree. The driver and four of the passengers fled after the crash. Several of
Below are my tips for avoiding a DUI: 1) Refrain from driving during the earlier morning hours as you are more likely to attract attention from the police; 2) Refrain from committing traffic violations such
On his way, a driver cut through the parking lot of a nearby restaurant and hit 80-year-old man, who was walking with his girlfriend. The pedestrian man died a few hours later of head injuries.