Avoid DUI in Fairfax County, Call Sober Ride

By | 2012-12-31T16:23:45+00:00 December 31st, 2012|DUI Lawyer|

If you're planning on leaving the house to partake in New Year's celebrations, make sure you have a sober ride. The Washington Regional Alcohol Program is once again offering cab rides home. The passenger is responsible for any difference over $30 in fare and must be 21 years of age. Since the program was first [...]

Idaho Senator Mike Crapo arrested for DUI in Virginia

By | 2012-12-24T09:56:51+00:00 December 24th, 2012|DUI Lawyer, Reckless Driving, Uncategorized|

Mike Crapo, the Idaho senator, was arrested for DUI early Sunday morning in the City of Alexandia, Virginia.  Police said the senator’s blood-alcohol level was .110. In Virginia, drivers at a blood-alcohol level.08 or higher are considered intoxicated.  There is no difference in punishment between DUI and DWI in Virginia, which is Virginia [...]

NTSB Recommends All States Require Ignition Interlock for DUI Offenders

By | 2012-12-19T06:44:01+00:00 December 19th, 2012|Criminal Defense, DUI Lawyer, Reckless Driving|

Recently, in July 2012, the Commonwealth of Virginia made it mandatory that all those convicted of a DUI, even first time offenders, have an ignition interlock installed in their cars. An ignition interlock device has to be blown into before the car ignition will switch on. If the driver’s blood alcohol concentration is more than [...]