The True Costs of a DUI in Georgia

Alcohol is an expensive habit, but getting a DUI is even more expensive. Few people are aware of just how much a DUI conviction can cost. Sometimes, people decide not to hire a DUI lawyer because they think it will be too expensive. It may cost you e...

A Look at DUI – Drugs in Georgia

When people hear of someone being charged with driving under the influence, they typically assume that the person was intoxicated due to the consumption alcoholic beverages. While this is true in many cases, it is not accurate in all. Drugged driving...

Do Bar Closing Times Affect DUI Rates?

We all know the old saying, or maybe the song: “You don’t have to go home, but you can’t stay here.” Nearly every city and/or state across the United States mandates bars close at a certain time. For instance, Georgia’s bar closing times ar...

Can Minors Attend a Party If Alcohol Is Present?

You are at a party with your adult friends, having a good time. You and your friends are consuming alcohol, as you are legally able to do, when you notice that a person who looks a little too young to drink walks through the front door. Do you have t...

What to Do After Your License Was Suspended for DUI

When you commit a violation like driving under the influence, you will find that the state takes away your driving privileges. If the Georgia Department of Driver Services suspends or revokes your license, you have to take certain steps to get it bac...

Rules You Should Know for Tailgating at Mercedes-Benz Stadium

The college football national championship game between the University of Georgia and the University of Alabama will take place on January 8, 2018 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. Whether you’re cheering on the Dawgs or the Tide, if you plan on...

Alternatives to Driving Drunk on New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve is almost upon us. If you are like millions of others across the country, you’ll be celebrating with friends and loved ones as the clock strikes midnight. Many of those celebrations will include adult beverages, whether it&...

Watch Out for More Cops Looking for Drunk Drivers This Season

As with any holiday, people should expect to see a greater number of law enforcement on the road soon. This holiday season is no different. According to that state, the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety and the National Highway Traffic Safety...

Smartphone Breathalyzers Could Curb DUIs

This year, the Colorado Department of Transportation gave away 475 smartphone breathalyzers to residents who had previously been convicted of driving under the influence. The department then surveyed the people to determine how the devices impacted t...

Do DUI Convictions Carry from State to State?

Being arrested for driving under the influence is certainly stressful. This is true no matter the number of times you’ve been arrested for that offense before, but it is especially true when it is your first offense. You don’t know what t...