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August 3, 2020

Will My DUI Case Get Thrown Out if the Police Don’t Tell Me My Miranda Rights?

Yeah, you see them read on TV all the time, but there are many subtleties to those Miranda rights. It’s every drunk driver’s fantasy. You were guilty as you could be, but what a stroke of luck, the officer forgot to read you your Miranda rights […]
August 3, 2020

Should You Represent Yourself in Your DUI Case?

“Gee, it looks easy and even downright fun when people represent themselves in court on sitcoms, so why can’t I do it in real life?” Well now that you’ve been busted, you have a choice to make. Do you really need a good St. Augustine DUI […]
August 3, 2020

How to Answer an Officer’s Questions During a DUI Stop

Remember all the anxiety that pop quizzes gave you in school? This one’s worse. In all likelihood, if you ever get pulled over for suspicion of driving under the influence, your St. Augustine DUI attorney won’t be in the car with you. That means you’ll need […]
July 6, 2020

How Can I Defend Myself Against a DUI?

A good St. Augustine DUI lawyer can explore multiple ways to avoid a conviction You may not especially care how you avoid a DUI conviction, as long it’s avoided. But be prepared to work with your DUI attorney to identify the best, most relevant defense possible […]
June 22, 2020

Can the Police Search My Car During a DUI Stop?

Learn how much officers can “look around” if you’re stopped in St. Augustine for DUI It doesn’t matter if you practically “live” in your car. Your car is neither your home nor your castle. Any good St. Augustine DUI attorney will tell you about a little […]
May 22, 2020

You Might Get Busted for DUI If…

When you get pulled over, the officer is doing a lot more looking and assessing than talking. Fans of comedian Jeff Foxworthy are probably quite familiar with his “You Might Be a Redneck If…” routine. It’s quite a laundry list of telltale signs that you are […]
May 11, 2020

Will I Lose My License if I Refuse a Breathalyzer During a St. Augustine DUI Stop?

Florida law presents a tough choice for those who don’t want to submit to a roadside test. There you are on the side of the road, blue lights flashing behind you. An officer has pulled you over for cause and wants you to agree to a […]
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