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A strong defense for underage DUI charges

Consumption of alcohol by a person under the age of 21 is always illegal. If an individual under the age of 21 faces charges of underage drinking and driving, the repercussions can be quite serious. If charged with underage DUI in New Jersey or New York, it is critical to respond with a strong defense.

Lawsuit calls 20,000 New Jersey DWIs into question

Breathalyzers are devices that are designed to take a breath sample from a driver and determine if the driver had consumed any alcohol. The device then takes this information and provides a blood-alcohol content percentage (BAC). Any BAC over 0.08 is over the legal limit in New Jersey and could result in driving while intoxicated (DWI) charges.

New Jersey woman facing charges for driving under the influence

When a car accident takes place, authorities may investigate whether alcohol was a potential factor. If it is believed that an individual was driving under the influence, that person could face serious charges and be taken into custody. A similar situation recently took place in New Jersey, and one woman was arrested after police purportedly believed she had been drinking.

New Jersey woman accused of drunk driving

After being stopped by police, a New Jersey woman may be looking into her criminal defense options. It was recently reported that the 26-year-old woman was driving a vehicle north when she failed to stop at a red light. The action was allegedly witnessed by a police officer who was apparently on the look out for drunk driving while working as part of a holiday DUI enforcement team. 

Woman facing DUI charges after alleged accident in New Jersey

Understanding how to handle criminal charges can be difficult for individuals who may not have much legal knowledge. Luckily, there is assistance available to interested parties who wish to learn more about their options and what choices may best suit their cases. After a recent accident in New Jersey, one individual may be looking to better understand her legal predicament due to facing DUI charges.

New Jersey woman facing drunk driving charges after traffic stop

When an individual has criminal charges filed against him or her, that person may wish to take time to evaluate the situation and determine what steps may be best to take. In some cases, an individual who has been charged with drunk driving may not be certain how the case will be handled. Luckily, parties facing such situations have options for learning more about their legal predicaments and how they could be handled.

Man facing DWI charges in New Jersey after crash

If a driver is suspected of drunk driving, it is likely that individual will face criminal charges. DWI charges can have various affects on a person's situation if he or she is convicted, and many individuals will likely want to defend against such allegations. Luckily, accused parties have defense options that they can explore and potentially utilize as their cases proceed.

New Jersey man faces DUI charges after reported crash

The circumstances under which an individual is facing allegations of criminal actions can play a considerable role in what types of charges may be sought by authorities. If a driver is suspected of driving under the influence, that individual could face DUI charges. However, there could also be additional charges if other parties were injured due to the apparent actions of the driver. In such a situation, a driver will likely wish to determine how those circumstances will affect his or her case.

Death by auto, DUI charges leveled against New Jersey man

When a person is suspected of driving under the influence, there are certain standards that may need to be met before a person could be charged. For instance, states have certain blood-alcohol levels that are considered legal limits, and if a driver is over that limit, he or she could face DUI charges. If an individual is also under the legal drinking age, those limits could be lowered.

DWI charges leveled against man in elf costume in New Jersey

There are certain situations that some individuals may find themselves in that they could never have predicted. Some of those instances may include facing charges for alleged drunk driving. No matter how an individual ended up in such a situation, he or she will likely hope to understand how to deal with the future events that will stem from DWI charges.

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