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Blog: DUI Charges

  • Luzerne County DUI Crackdown: 91 Arrested in Intensive Weekend Enforcement

    May 21, 2024

    In a recent effort to combat drunk driving, the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) and municipal police officers conducted a rigorous DUI enforcement operation in Luzerne County. This initiative, which took place over a single weekend, resulted in a significant number of arrests and citations, highlighting the ongoing issue of impaired driving in the region. Intensive Enforcement Yields Results During the enforcement period, officers made 1,026 traffic stops. Out of these, 91 drivers were arrested fo...
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  • The Pennsylvania ARD Program An Alternative to Conviction in DUI Cases

    Dec 12, 2023

    Driving under the influence (DUI) is a serious offense with far-reaching consequences. Pennsylvania offers the Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition (ARD) program that provides an alternative to conviction for first-time DUI offenders. This program aims to divert individuals from the traditional criminal justice system, focusing on a chance at rehabilitation and a clean slate. In this article, we will explore the Pennsylvania ARD program, including its eligibility criteria, the pros and cons, the application process, and ho...
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  • Pennsylvania DUI Charges: How Being Asleep in Your Car Can Lead to Legal Consequences

    Oct 18, 2023

    You've enjoyed an evening out with friends, had a few drinks, and now you're faced with the decision of how to get home safely. Rather than risking the drive, you decide to sleep it off in your car. A tap on your car window interrupts your sleep, and suddenly you find yourself charged with a Let's break down how Pennsylvania views such situations and what you can expect if you find yourself in thi...
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  • What Are the Legal Consequences of a DUI With Injuries?

    Aug 14, 2023

    Driving under the influence (DUI) Elevated Charges for Driving Under the Influence and Causing an Accident When you are charged with a DUI that has resulted in injuries, you are facing more than just a standard DUI charge. The stakes are higher; you're not only dealing with the repercussions of impaired driving but also the legal consequences of causing bodily harm. In Pennsylvania, this could elevate your DUI charge to a felony, depending on th...
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