Springfield Man Charged with DUI, Felony Manslaughter

By | 2012-03-26T19:27:03+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|DUI Lawyer|

23-year-old Varinder Chahal ran a red light just after midnight on the morning of Wednesday February 21st in downtown Richmond, Virginia. In doing so his Mazda 6 collided with a Toyota Yaris carrying two Virginia Commonwealth University students. The driver of the Yaris was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries. The passenger, 19-year-old Carolina Perez of [...]

9 Year Old Montana Girl Turns Mother in For Drunk Driving

By | 2012-02-14T17:11:29+00:00 February 14th, 2012|DUI Lawyer|

A distraught young girl walked into a convenience store in Great Falls, Montana and told the cashier that her mother, Chari Littledog was extremely drunk and had been driving around town with her in the passenger seat. The the girl described her mother colliding with another vehicle in downtown Great Falls. Fearing for her own [...]

Bill Requiring Ignition Interlock for First Time DUI Moves Through Virginia General Assembly

By | 2012-02-13T17:01:15+00:00 February 13th, 2012|DUI Lawyer|

A bill sponsored by Del. Salvatore R. Iaquinto (R-Virginia Beach) that would require everyone convicted of a DUI to have a breath test machine installed in their vehicle has overwhelmingly passed the Virginia House of Delegates. A Senate version of the bill sponsored by A. Donald McEachin (D-Richmond) has had a rougher time of it, but did pass [...]

Speed Traps in Fairfax County

By | 2012-02-13T13:57:00+00:00 February 10th, 2012|DUI Lawyer|

According to the National Motorists Association, there are speed traps all over the United States. We have compiled a list of some speed traps in Fairfax County. Along the Dulles Toll Road, you can find many county and airport police officers. They tend to hide behind the jersey barriers along the access highway and at [...]

Carlos A. Martinelly-Montano Sentenced on 2010 DUI Incident that Killed Local Nun

By | 2012-02-08T15:52:53+00:00 February 8th, 2012|DUI Lawyer|

On August 1, 2010 Carlos Martinelly Montano was in Bristow, Virginia intoxicated behind the wheel of his car (for the third time) and driving on a suspended license when he hit a vehicle caring a group of nuns traveling from Richmond to a Prince William County convent. Sister Denise Mosier was killed in the accident and sisters [...]

Zamboni Driver Arrested for DUI, Mid-Rink?

By | 2012-02-06T21:44:13+00:00 February 6th, 2012|DUI Lawyer|

And I am not making this up.  Roll tape: Here's the best quote I've read on the incident, via the Minneapolis Star Tribune: People have been arrested in Minnesota for driving under the influence on everything from a souped-up motorized recliner to a farm tractor. State law says a DWI can result from driving any [...]

Obscure Colorado Law Gets State Legislator Off the Hook for DUI

By | 2012-02-06T20:22:30+00:00 February 6th, 2012|DUI Lawyer|

It is good to be the one that makes the laws, I'll give you that much. Stopped by police, Colorado State Representative Laura Bradford failed a field sobriety test and admitted to officers she had been drinking. Yet thanks to a law providing immunity to legislators who are in transit between legislative events Bradford caught a cab [...]