Why you can’t find the Best DUI Lawyer in Virginia on the internet

By | 2014-05-23T10:56:47+00:00 May 23rd, 2014|Criminal Defense, DUI Lawyer, Reckless Driving, Uncategorized|

When you or a loved one are charged with the serious offense of DUI or DWI in Virginia, you want the best legal advice possible.  Much is at risk: A loss of license, high fines, a permanent criminal record, and possible sentence of jail time for a First Offense DUI in Virginia. However, when you [...]

Dealing with a DUI Checkpoint in Virginia

By | 2013-11-27T12:41:01+00:00 November 27th, 2013|Criminal Defense, DUI Lawyer, Uncategorized|

Even if you haven’t been drinking, seeing a DUI checkpoint ahead can make you apprehensive and nervous. Agencies are required to announce the location of DUI checkpoints.  You should look in local newspapers and government websites for announcements. Checkpoints are often located on major roadways connecting entertainment areas or on the way out of town.  They are often scheduled for weekends or [...]

9 Ways to Have a Safer Thanksgiving

By | 2013-11-27T12:41:22+00:00 November 27th, 2013|Criminal Defense, Uncategorized|

As Thanksgiving gets closer we can plan ahead for what can be a hectic time in our home.  Although we love our family and guests things can get our of hand quickly. It is easy to get distracted when cooking, so before the cooking begins, be sure to take precautions. State Fire Marshal James Greeson [...]

Cowboys Josh Brent Driving No Less Than 110mph Night of Fatal Crash; Pistorius Released on Bond

By | 2013-02-22T17:40:10+00:00 February 22nd, 2013|Criminal Defense, DUI Lawyer, Reckless Driving|

Josh Brent May Have Driven as Fast as 134MPH After a night of drinking in December 2012, Dallas Cowboys nose tackle Josh Brent was careening down the highway in his 2007 Mercedes s60 when hit a curb, lost control of the car and flipped. This ultimately killed his passenger, teammate Jerry Brown.  New evidence shows that Brent was driving at [...]

Drunk Driving in Ireland?! Smoking in Your Own Car, Illegal?! Plus More!

By | 2013-02-13T17:08:09+00:00 February 13th, 2013|Criminal Defense, DUI Lawyer, Reckless Driving|

Rural County in Ireland Pushes to Allow Drunk Driving Councillor Danny Healy-Rae brought forth a motion in January 2013 to allow citizens of Kerry County to drive home after consumption of a couple or a few alcoholic beverages. He argues that the roads in this very rural area of Ireland cannot be taken more than [...]

Butt Slasher from Fairfax County arrested in Peru

By | 2012-12-19T07:21:46+00:00 December 19th, 2012|Criminal Defense, Uncategorized|

Fairfax County, Virginia "butt slasher" arrested and to be prosecuted for malicious wounding.   The man suspected of attacking women by slashing their buttocks in the Fairfax County last year has been arrested in Lima, Peru. Fairfax County police issued a news release that the accused "butt slasher", Johnny D. Guillen Pimentel, was [...]

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 [...]

VA Crime Commission Will Consider Endorsement of Tougher Penalties for Texting While Driving

By | 2012-12-24T08:20:18+00:00 November 30th, 2012|Criminal Defense, Reckless Driving|

On December 5th, 2012, the Virginia State Commission on Crime will hear arguments and review facts to decide whether or not give it's endorsement to a proposal to make texting while driving a part of Reckless Driving §46.2-852. States surrounding Virginia have already taken measures to make texting while driving a primary offense, that can [...]

Narcy Novack found guilty of husband’s and mother-in-law’s killings

By | 2012-07-12T19:11:49+00:00 July 12th, 2012|Criminal Defense|

Narcy Novack of Fort Lauderdale,as well as her brother Cristobal Veliz of New York City were both found guilty of charges including domestic violence, stalking, witness tampering and money laundering. Both were charged of racketeering, but the charges were acquitted. The charge would have carried a mandatory life sentence. They still could face life in [...]