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I got a DUI– What do I do now?

You got a DUI. You probably feel scared, confused, and disappointed. At this point, the best thing for you to do is take a deep breath and start gathering some information.  We can help.  We have a 24/7 DUI helpline at 1-866-McShane.  Without judging you or lecturing you we will answer all of your questions. […]

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DRIVING THROUGH THE DUI PROCESS Part 3 of 6: The Preliminary Hearing

One of the most confusing parts of fighting a DUI is wondering how the “whole thing” will go – especially if you’ve never seen the inside of a courtroom. In this six-part blog series, “Driving Through the DUI Process,” we aim to present a step-by-step explanation of the typical DUI court proceedings in Pennsylvania. Step […]

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Permalink to DRIVING THROUGH THE DUI PROCESS   Part 2 of 6: The Arraignment

DRIVING THROUGH THE DUI PROCESS Part 2 of 6: The Arraignment

If you have been charged with a DUI, you are probably losing sleep over what is going to happen next. In this six-part blog series, “Driving Through the DUI Process,” we will present a step-by-step explanation of the typical DUI court proceedings in Pennsylvania. Having an experienced DUI attorney by your side early in the process can make […]

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Why DUI Attorneys Shouldn’t Announce the Arrest of Celebrities on their Websites or Blogs

Lot’s of people jump to conclusions when news of a celebrity DUI breaks. Recently, this was the case with former NFL quarterback Vince Young. The media makes it look like that charge is a conviction. What is more disheartening is that many DUI lawyers also operate this by posting these very slanted news reports without […]

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Permalink to Attorney Justin McShane Published in Understanding DUI Scientific Evidence

Attorney Justin McShane Published in Understanding DUI Scientific Evidence

Congratulations to Attorneys Justin McShane and Katherine McShane, of The McShane Firm, who co-authored a chapter in the book Understanding DUI Scientific Evidence.   This book is widely respected in legal circles as it is authored by top attorneys and scientists. The chapter they authored is entitled “Pennsylvania DUID Prosecution: The Measurand Problem” . DUI Drugs (DUID) is a […]

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Here’s What to Do When Arrested for a DUI

If you were recently arrested for a DUI, chances are that you are scared and frustrated.  There are probably a lot of questions racing through your head. “Will I go to jail?” “What will happen to my license?” “If I can’t drive, how will I get to work?” Right now you need answers.   We […]

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Permalink to The first 5 things to do after being arrested for a DUI

The first 5 things to do after being arrested for a DUI

Being arrested for a DUI can be a very frightening and confusing experience. For many people it is their first run-in with the law. If you have been arrested for a DUI, there are certain important things you should know and steps you should take RIGHT NOW to make sure you don’t weaken your case. […]

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Permalink to When do prescription drugs expire in Pennsylvania? Warrantless Fishing expeditions in DUID cases by the Government

When do prescription drugs expire in Pennsylvania? Warrantless Fishing expeditions in DUID cases by the Government

As more and more efforts by our government are being made to try to criminalize legitimate medical palliative care issued by a trained clinician, the more a DUI lawyer has to learn and know about the law and the science behind pharmacology. This is never more true than in the case of Driving Under the […]

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Permalink to How a Lawyer-Scientist DUI Lawyer can Help: The toxicology of the Justin Bieber case

How a Lawyer-Scientist DUI Lawyer can Help: The toxicology of the Justin Bieber case

How a Lawyer-Scientist DUI Lawyer can Help: The toxicology of the Justin Bieber case There is a large difference between a DUI lawyer and a DUI Lawyer-Scientist. As I wrote before, I am not just a lawyer, not just a defense lawyer, but a trained Lawyer-Scientist. There are not too many of us out there, […]

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Permalink to The science of the Justin Bieber DUI case: How a lawyer-scientist can help

The science of the Justin Bieber DUI case: How a lawyer-scientist can help

The science of the Justin Bieber DUI case: How a lawyer-scientist can help [Updated on 26 January 2014 at 905 am EST entitled “The Problem with the Resisting Arrest without Violence charge.”] [Updated on 31 January at 1216 pm EST to include the TMZ link to the GPS records.] There are a lot of my […]

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