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Subsequent drug charges in Michigan can result in harsh penalties

Being convicted of a drug charge in Michigan can have serious consequences. People found guilty may face penalties that include jail time, fines, court fees, community service, suspension of their driver’s license and mandatory substance abuse counseling. If you have been convicted on a second, third or subsequent drug charge, the penalties get harsher. It’s...

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New Expungement Laws Offer Many A Fresh Start

When people have completed their sentence after a criminal conviction, they are said to have paid their debt to society. But the truth is a criminal record can impact your life long after you have paid fines and served time. It’s harder to get a good job. You may not be able to get a...

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Can BAC blood tests be disputed in court?

Challenging the blood test result can be one of the most difficult pieces of evidence a DUI defense attorney may encounter. If police decide to administer a blood test or any other chemical test, you are required to take it under Michigan's implied consent law. If you refuse to take a blood or chemical test,...

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Reasons why your DUI charge can be thrown out

If you were charged with driving under the influence (DUI) in Michigan, the legal consequences can be harsh. A first DUI charge can result in: Up to 93 days in jail A fine between $100 and $500 Up to 360 hours of community service Driver's license suspension for 30 days Driver's license restrictions for 150...

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Methods that cops use to identify drunk drivers

While sobriety checkpoints are illegal under the state's constitution, police have other ways of cracking down on drunk drivers. Some officers either make errors in judgment or take their efforts too far. This includes going after people who may not be driving drunk. There are a number of methods police use to justify making a...

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What is the best way to handle a DUI charge?

If you are facing DUI charges, there is a lot at stake. Your driving privileges, freedom and ability to find employment can all be compromised. In addition, you may face jail time, hefty fines and increased insurance premiums. Sadly, many people aren't aware of their rights when they are pulled over by police. It's important...

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