What Is Aggravated DUI in Pennsylvania?

Posted on : July 26, 2017, By:  Matthew Kopecki
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No matter the type of situation you are currently facing as it relates to a DUI charge, it is important to understand the exact nature of the criminal charges against you. An elevated charge such as aggravated DUI in Pennsylvania could mean stiffer penalties and a greater challenge facing you as it relates to defending

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Pennsylvania Driving Under the Influence Organization Increases Awareness of DUIs

Posted on : June 30, 2017, By:  Matthew Kopecki
DUI July 4th? Hire a defense lawyer to help

The summer is already known as the 100 deadliest days for teen drivers but Memorial Day, July 4th and Labor Day are also opportunities for law enforcement officers to target driving under the influence more significantly. The focus from June 23rd to July 5th across Pennsylvania is to arrest and stop impaired drivers under the

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What You Need to Know About Pennsylvania’s Special Penalties for Driving with a High Rate of Blood Alcohol That Causes Serious Damage or Injury

Posted on : May 23, 2017, By:  Matthew Kopecki
a high rate of blood alcohol in a DUI case can lead to serious penalties

Pennsylvania has strict rules regarding an individual who is found convicted of driving under the influence. An individual could be facing additional charges if he or she has a high rate of blood alcohol or the highest rate of blood alcohol. In Pennsylvania, a high rate of blood alcohol means that the person’s blood alcohol

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Should I Refuse to Submit to a Chemical Test in Pennsylvania?

Posted on : April 27, 2017, By:  Matthew Kopecki
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The stakes are high for anyone pulled over on a suspected DUI in Pennsylvania, but you need to keep your calm and know your rights during this time. One of the most unfortunate things you can do for your case if you have been accused of driving under the influence is to refuse to submit

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Pennsylvania Drunk Driving Laws May Become Stricter

Posted on : April 25, 2017, By:  Matthew Kopecki
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  In 2016, Pennsylvania’s drunk driving laws were updated for the first time in ten years, but lawmakers are coming back to the drawing board to consider making the consequences even more serious for someone convicted of drunk driving. According to the State Senator Scott Martin, Pennsylvania drunk driving laws should be updated with tougher

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