DUI Witch Hunting

When I introduce myself as a Pennsylvania DUI lawyer to new people I get some mixed responses.  Many people who are probably well intentioned see this as absolutely abhorrent.  Then comes the inevitable question set in an offensive tone, “How do you defend THOSE people?”.   This leads into discussions about carnage on the road and…

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Defending DUI Drug Cases: Part 1 from PA DUI attorney Justin J. McShane

Pennsylvania DUI attorney Justin J. McShane, Esq. presents his lecture "Defending DUI Drug Cases" in Hartford, CT in December 2009. In this introduction, expert DUI Attorney McShane presents an overview of how DUI lawyers can use forensic science to successfully defend clients accused of DUI-D cases. The McShane Firm is the premier DUI/DWI law firm…

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DUI Tunnel Vision: How Contextual Bias leads to False Arrests

Contextual bias is a particular problem with respect to DUI arrests, not just in the state of Pennsylvania but in the entire country. Through often politicized law enforcement initiatives such as Operation Night Hawk and other similar DUI focused patrols, intense pressure is placed upon police officers and troopers to “hunt” drunk drivers.  They are…

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Harrisburg Based DUI attorney Justin McShane invited to speak at the annual Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Association meeting

Harrisburg based DUI lawyer Justin J. McShane has been invited to present before the Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association on advanced DUI training.  Although ACDLA is sponsoring the event, it is a multi-state training seminar  The seminar is scheduled for Friday, October 8, 2010 in Biloxi, Mississippi at the the 5-star quality Beau Rivage. The…

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