DUI Roadblocks: A Look into Their History, Justification, and Current Effectiveness

Introduction: DUI roadblocks, or sobriety checkpoints, have been a subject of much debate in the United States. While their proponents argue that they are necessary to ensure public safety, others question their effectiveness and constitutionality. In this blog post, we will delve into the history of DUI roadblocks, the Supreme Court case that approved their…

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Pennsylvania DUI Statistics and Roadblocks: Do They Make a Difference?

Introduction: Driving under the influence (DUI) is a major public safety concern across the United States, and Pennsylvania is no exception. Law enforcement agencies in the state have implemented various measures to combat DUIs, including the use of DUI roadblocks or sobriety checkpoints. In this blog post, we will explore Pennsylvania DUI statistics and examine…

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Will a DUI affect my immigration status?

Green Cards and Naturalization Applicants for Green Cards or for U.S. Citizenship who get charged with a DUI often worry about how it will affect their immigration status.  While outcomes will differ on a case to case basis, one thing is for certain, any immigration agencies who do check will find your DUI and it…

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DRIVING THROUGH THE DUI PROCESS Part 5 of 6: Omnibus Pretrial Motion

Have you recently been charged with driving under the influence? If so, you may be confused by the court process, as there are several steps that must be taken before a case actually goes to trial. An experienced DUI defense lawyer can assist you in navigating through the complicated court proceedings. Step 5. Omnibus Pretrial…

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