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Infographic: New Court Ruling Affects Anybody Arrested in Pennsylvania

DUIs Involving Minors

Pennsylvania DUIs – Minors Pennsylvania, like most states, requires that a person must be 21 years of age in order to consume alcohol.  However, recognizing those under the age of 21 may nevertheless choose to drink alcohol, Pennsylvania has set forth a separate criminal offense in its statutes for those under the age of 21 […]

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Infographic: New Court Ruling Affects Anybody Arrested in Pennsylvania

Are Field Sobriety Tests Mandatory?

Under Pennsylvania law, if a motorist is lawfully arrested by a police officer or state trooper with probable cause to believe that the driver is driving under the influence of alcohol or another substance, a driver must submit to a chemical test of his or her blood alcohol content (BAC) by taking a sample of […]

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Infographic: New Court Ruling Affects Anybody Arrested in Pennsylvania

Can I Expunge my DUI?

Is My DUI Public Record? If you have been convicted of a DUI in Pennsylvania, you may be wondering if your conviction is a matter of public record such that your employer, your neighbor, or any other interested person can access.  The short answer to this question is yes.  Court proceedings, including criminal convictions, are […]

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Infographic: New Court Ruling Affects Anybody Arrested in Pennsylvania

What is a Suspended Sentence?

Suspended Sentences in Pennsylvania You may have heard in the news at some point that a celebrity or some other peron’s criminal sentence was suspended by the judge presiding over his or her case. Have you ever then questioned, what is suspended sentence?  In Pennsylvania, a judge presiding over a criminal case is permitted to suspend […]

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