Last time, we began looking at DUI charges in Alabama and what is required for a defendant to be convicted in Alabama. As we noted last time, prosecutors attempt to prove drunk driving differently depending on the type of evidence they have available. In cases where there is evidence that the driver’s blood alcohol concentration exceeded the legal limit, charges will be proven differently thanContinue reading
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What does it take to be convicted of drunken driving in Alabama?
For those who are first coming into contact with the criminal justice system in the context of a DUI charge, there can be a lot of questions. How will this affect my life, my job, my family? How much will it cost me? Will I go to jail? These and other questions may arise. One important question that can and should come up, though, is:Continue reading
5 Surprising Facts About Alabama DUI Charges
Alabama drunk driving laws are surprisingly complex. People accused of driving under the influence (DUI) are often caught off guard by the charges and accompanying repercussions. Here are 5 surprising facts about DUI charges in Alabama: 1. The Legal Limit Is Not .08 For Everyone Drivers of semi-trucks and other commercial vehicles can be charged with DUI if they are pulled over with a bloodContinue reading