231 Blog Posts From the DUI/DWI Tag


TheNewspaper.com Roundup: August 6, 2018

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: August 6, 2018

In this week’s TheNewspaper.com Roundup! –Fed Judge Declares NM CAF Program Illegal– –MA Cops busted over Fake Tickets & Bogus OT– –KS Supremes Reject Owner is Driver Presumption– Friday, August 3, 2018 Federal Judge Declares New Mexico Car Seizure Program Illegal A federal court on Saturday could see no defense for the way that the […]

Ridesharing Services May be Reason for Decline in California DUI Arrests

Ridesharing Services May be Reason for Decline in California DUI Arrests

Arrests for drunk driving in many of California’s major cities dropped in 2016 when compared with the year before. Observations by local law enforcement and data from ride-sharing services such as Lyft and Uber show that these services may be the reason why. According to a study done by the University of California and the […]

The Yin and Yang of Surviving a Traffic Stop

The Yin and Yang of Surviving a Traffic Stop

Editor’s Note: Traffic stop advice important for every driver but every driver must know this information before the traffic stop. Take heed. NMA E-Newsletter #268: The Yin and Yang of Surviving a Traffic Stop It seems that more and more traffic stops these days are escalating into situations beyond the driver’s control. (See the Winter […]

Some Pointers on Driver’s License Points

Some Pointers on Driver’s License Points

Editor’s Note: Pointers on points…this is always an important concern when fighting a speeding ticket. Here is some advice from our 2015 newsletter archive. Some Pointers on Driver’s License Points: NMA E-Newsletter #352 One of the most common questions we get from members is how many points will a given violation add to their driving […]

Reliability of BAC Tests

Reliability of BAC Tests

If you are currently being charged with driving while intoxicated (DWI), the prosecution has evidence you were either over the blood alcohol concentration (BAC) at the time of the stop, or that there is evidence you were too impaired to drive. This evidence typically includes the results of a blood, breath, and/or field sobriety tests […]