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Georgia One Step Closer to Legalizing Home Delivery of Beer and Wine

One of the reasons so many people are charged with drunk driving is that they go out for the night and then get behind the wheel. Perhaps if people were able to socialize at home, they wouldn’t risk going out after drinking one too many shots.  This past week in Georgia, the House passed a…

23-Year Old Man from Georgia Charged with 1st Degree Vehicular Homicide After Drunk Driving Crash in Blairsville Georgia

The police responded to a crash in Blairsville this week. They found Hunter Ethan Elliott, a 23-year old man, in his Ford Super Duty truck along with GA 24 and Blue Ridge Drive. Elliott was driving along the road and approached the intersection at GA 24 and Blue Ridge Drive. There, a Ford Escape was…

Are There Medical Conditions That Could Explain A High Blood Alcohol Content?

If you find yourself getting charged with a DUI after getting pulled over and blowing a high blood alcohol content, but you haven’t had a drop to drink, it may come as a shock to you. There is a medical condition that has been discovered that has a higher blood alcohol concentration and it is…

What Evidence Can A DUI Lawyer Gather for My Defense?

In order to understand what a DUI defense lawyer can do for you in terms of evidence, it is important to understand what the prosecutions evidence can do to you. Often it is the smallest piece of evidence that can turn a jury or even the judge into convicting you for a DUI. A lawyer…

Man from Rome, Texas Charged with Endangerment of Minors After Being Caught DUI with Kids in the Car

DUI lawyers in Athens, Georgia know that you don’t have to be drinking and driving to be charged with DUI. Many people arrested for DUI are found to be under the influence of drugs, not alcohol. This was the case last month in Georgia. 31-year old William Humphrey of 14 S. Heathrow Drive had a…