Being arrested and charged with a DUI is a criminal matter that is handled in court. Although you have a right to defend yourself, trying to resolve the case on your own could be challenging and have costly consequences. The criminal justice system is complex; various rules and laws exist that concern your rights and… Read More
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Do I Qualify for a Hardship License in Florida?
When you are arrested for a DUI, two processes are at work: criminal and administrative. The criminal process is the matter handled in court and determines the penalties you face for a conviction. The administrative are those taken care of by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV). In either process, one… Read More
Can I Refuse to Take a Field Sobriety Test in Florida?
If you are stopped by the police under suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI), you may be asked to perform a standardized field sobriety test. Any encounter with the police can be nerve-wracking and if you do not know your rights, you could end up in trouble with the law. What law enforcement may not… Read More