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Felony DUI | SC DUI Attorney

Felony DUI Arrest  Being charged with any DUI offense is always serious, and a conviction will result in a permanent criminal record. But, a DUI is a misdemeanor and usually only requires payment of fines, ADSAP, SR-22 insurance, and loss of driving privileges for six (6) months, subject to a provis [...]

August 2nd, 2014|DUI & DWI, Felony DUI|

Summertime Drinking and DUI Arrest | SC DUI Attorney

Hot Weather and Drinking  Every summer, we notice a sharp increase in DUI arrests throughout South Carolina. While experts may ponder various reasons or scenarios for the increase, the seemingly obvious answer is it gets really hot here. Cold beer just tastes better in hot weather, and there are lot [...]

August 2nd, 2014|DUI & DWI, Felony DUI|

SC Motorcycle and Car Collide, Resulting in a Fatality and DUI Charges

A motorcyclist and car collided Saturday night in Columbia, killing the motorcyclist upon impact. According to the police reports, the defendant was attempting to make a left hand turn onto Burdell Drive, when he intoxicatingly failed to yield to the oncoming motorcycle, and the motorcycle hit the r [...]

January 30th, 2014|Car Accidents, Felony DUI, Motorcycle Accidents|

What Do I Do if I am Stopped at a SC Checkpoint?

Along with the cold weather and the New Year, you can count on there being an increased number of roadblocks in sporadically placed through South Carolina. Law Enforcement officers target DUI offenders with roadblocks during the end of each month to reach their specified “quota” assigned to them. Ho [...]

January 21st, 2014|Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Felony DUI|

2013 Supreme Court Case Says Warrant Needed For Blood Test

Prior to the 2013 decision made by the Supreme Court of the United States, a warrant was not needed anytime someone refused a breathalyzer test or the intoxilizer at the police station after being arrested for a DUI. Driving on our thoroughfares is considered a privilege and not a right. Thusly, if [...]

January 3rd, 2014|Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Felony DUI|