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CAN I GET CHARGED FOR DUI WITH MARIJUANA

January 12th, 2017|

A person can be charged with DUI for many reasons. Although the state of Pennsylvania is considering legalizing recreational marijuana use, using or possessing marijuana is still a crime punishable by fines and jail time. In Pennsylvania, driving with any of the following in your system can lead to an arrest for DUI including: a controlled substance, an illegal substance, […]

YOUR RIGHTS AT A DUI CHECKPOINT

January 10th, 2017|

The police have the right to set up checkpoints and stop you but you also have rights in this situation. The law requires police to substantially comply with the legal guidelines of a checkpoint in accordance with Pennsylvania law.

You should be aware of your constitutional rights at a DUI checkpoint. First, police must visibly warn drivers in advance that they […]

What are the different levels and severities for DUI I can be charged with?

November 23rd, 2016|

DUI charges can be very serious and costly to you and have a significant impact on your job, your family, and your future. You could be facing significant fines and costs and/or jail time.

The three levels of DUI are general impairment from .08 to .099 percent Blood Alcohol Content (BAC); high impairment from .10 to .159 percent BAC and highest […]