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June 2015 Archives

Long Island man facing DWI charges under Leandra's Law

A Stewart Manor, New York, man is facing multiple charges after an accident in New Hyde Park. According to police, the 52-year-old man was intoxicated when he crashed into two cars. Further, they say, three young children between the ages of 1 and 4 years old were riding in the back of his pickup truck with no restraints. The children's mother was reportedly in the vehicle as well.

The work of a DUI lawyer is complex but necessary

Facing drunk driving charges means that you are facing life-altering penalties if you are convicted of those charges. It is vital that you understand the laws pertaining to your case so that you can make informed decisions about how to handle your defense. In most cases, it is nearly impossible for a person facing criminal charges to competently represent themselves simply because of how the criminal justice system is set up.

You don't have to talk to police officers without an attorney

When you are arrested on a drunk driving charge, your actions and words might affect you in various ways. It is important that you understand some basic points about dealing with the police officers and the criminal justice system. One of these points is that you have the right to an attorney.