Alcohol and Drugs


Crimes at Sea: 7 Ways to Break Maritime Law Crimes at Sea: 7 Ways to Break Maritime Law Crimes at Sea: 7 Ways to Break Maritime Law Crimes at Sea: 7 Ways to Break Maritime Law


Avoid committing a crime on the high seas; learn about the 7 ways in which you can break maritime law.

Disturbing the Peace: An Overview of Public-Order Crimes Disturbing the Peace: An Overview of Public-Order Crimes Disturbing the Peace: An Overview of Public-Order Crimes Disturbing the Peace: An Overview of Public-Order Crimes


Although victimless, a public-order crime is a breach of the peace and those charged with it can face fines or jail time. However,...

Stopped by Police? Here's What to Do Stopped by Police? Here's What to Do Stopped by Police? Here's What to Do Stopped by Police? Here's What to Do


For most people, being stopped by police will be peaceful and uneventful. However, it's important to know your rights when confronted by...

The ABCs of Drug and Alcohol-Related Crimes The ABCs of Drug and Alcohol-Related Crimes The ABCs of Drug and Alcohol-Related Crimes The ABCs of Drug and Alcohol-Related Crimes


BAC, D&D, IOP... what do these signify when it comes to the law? We take a look at some of the common abbreviations used for drug and...

What to Do if Your Loved One Has Been Arrested for a Federal Crime What to Do if Your Loved One Has Been Arrested for a Federal Crime What to Do if Your Loved One Has Been Arrested for a Federal Crime What to Do if Your Loved One Has Been Arrested for a Federal Crime


The federal law enforcement apparatus appears stronger than ever, resulting in more and more arrests. This puts the loved ones of targets...

The 3 Types of Crimes and What They Mean The 3 Types of Crimes and What They Mean The 3 Types of Crimes and What They Mean The 3 Types of Crimes and What They Mean


Most states divide crimes into three categories: felonies, misdemeanors and infractions. Although the details sometimes vary from state to...

Expungement and Texas DWI Expungement and Texas DWI Expungement and Texas DWI Expungement and Texas DWI


If you've been arrested for DWI in Texas, you may be tempted to plead guilty. Unfortunately, many DWI convictions in Texas cannot be...

4 Signs You Should Fight that Traffic Ticket (and that You’ll Win) 4 Signs You Should Fight that Traffic Ticket (and that You’ll Win) 4 Signs You Should Fight that Traffic Ticket (and that You’ll Win) 4 Signs You Should Fight that Traffic Ticket (and that You’ll Win)


What should you do if you have been stopped and ticketed for running a red light, speeding, an illegal stop or for any number of other...

Top DUI/DWI Legal Feeds to Follow on Twitter Top DUI/DWI Legal Feeds to Follow on Twitter Top DUI/DWI Legal Feeds to Follow on Twitter Top DUI/DWI Legal Feeds to Follow on Twitter


Want to learn more about DUI/DWI law, news and insight? We've compiled a list of the most influential attorneys and resources who are...

Inaccurate Marijuana Tests May Cause a Spike in Lawsuits Inaccurate Marijuana Tests May Cause a Spike in Lawsuits Inaccurate Marijuana Tests May Cause a Spike in Lawsuits Inaccurate Marijuana Tests May Cause a Spike in Lawsuits


Have you been subject to the Duquenois-Levine (D-L) test? You may have cause for a lawsuit if you were injured or mistreated when arrested....

INFOGRAPHIC: A Look at Marijuana Law in the U.S. INFOGRAPHIC: A Look at Marijuana Law in the U.S. INFOGRAPHIC: A Look at Marijuana Law in the U.S. INFOGRAPHIC: A Look at Marijuana Law in the U.S.


From the harshest sentences and cost of prohibition, to racial inequality and current trends, here's a look at the past, present and future...

New DWI Law in Texas: Effective September 1, 2015 New DWI Law in Texas: Effective September 1, 2015 New DWI Law in Texas: Effective September 1, 2015 New DWI Law in Texas: Effective September 1, 2015


Effective September 1, 2015, an ignition interlock device is required to be installed in any vehicle operated by an individual convicted of...