Archive for October 2019

Kennesaw Woman Faces DUI Charges After Crashing into Vehicle Head-On

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A woman faces DUI charges after crashing into a vehicle head-on. The woman in Kennesaw was arrested for multiple alcohol-related charges Thursday when she crashed into another vehicle. She was driving down the wrong side of the road when she slammed into a car in oncoming traffic. Elizabeth Ann Potts, 46-years old, is facing 5…

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How Can a DUI Conviction Affect You in the Long Term?

How Can a DUI Conviction Affect You in the Long Term?

Getting pulled over for a DUI is scary. If you get arrested, it will ruin your night. It can also ruin your entire life. People sometimes don’t realize just how bad a conviction for DUI can be. It can impact your career, your family and your criminal record for the rest of your lives. The…

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University of Georgia Freshman Charged with DUI in Athens

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Getting pulled over for suspicion of DUI can be scary for anyone. But when you’re not even old enough to drink, it can be especially intimidating. Law enforcement in Athens, Georgia are trying to crack down on underage drinking, especially on college campuses. A University of Georgia freshman charged with DUI in Athens. 19-year old Bill…

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How Reliable is a Field Sobriety Test in Georgia?

How Reliable is a Field Sobriety Test in Georgia?

One way that DUI lawyers in Athens, Georgia are able to challenge DUI charges is by contesting the field sobriety test. And, since almost every DUI arrest involves this test, you almost always have the opportunity to challenge the test. This is why it may be in your best interest to take the test rather…

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DUI Suspect Flees Police at 131 MPH – Crashes into Guardrail

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When someone sees blue and red lights coming up behind them, they know the inevitable is coming. The cops are going to pull you over and discover that you’re drunk or under the influence of drugs. There’s no avoiding it. However, some drivers think they can outrun the cops. That isn’t a wise thing to…

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How Serious are the Penalties for DUI in Georgia?

How Serious are the Penalties for DUI in Georgia?

Most people understand how serious it is to be arrested for DUI in Georgia. It doesn’t matter where you live, if you’re charged with DUI, you’re going to face some pretty stiff penalties. Georgia, like most other states, takes a hard-lined approach toward drunk driving. And, with the opioid epidemic being so prolific in Georgia,…

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