- December 27th, 2013
- Comments Off on WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM YOUR FIRST DUI OFFENSE IN FLORIDA
One out of every 135 people will be arrested for driving under the influence each year, according to the National Highway and Safety Administration’s Annual Traffic Safety Report. And even though the government and nonprofit organizations have long invested in expensive…
- October 25th, 2013
- Comments Off on IS A DUI A FELONY IN FLORIDA?
One of the most common questions I’m asked as a St. Petersburg DUI Attorney is, “Is a DUI a felony?”In short, it depends. DUI Conviction Penalties in FloridaThere are different factors involved in determining whether your DUI will be considered a…
- August 26th, 2013
- Comments Off on NEW BLOWS TO DUI DRIVING PRIVILEGES
If you’re pulled over for DUI, should you blow in the Intoxilyzer or refuse to take the test?It’s a difficult decision and recent statutory changes may influence your decision.Your LicenseA person arrested for DUI is subject to a suspension of their Drivers…
- June 18th, 2013
- Comments Off on OBTAINING INSURANCE AFTER A DUI CONVICTION
In our car-centric society, where most adults need or want a clean driver license for transportation and work, a DUI conviction can be one of the most problematic legal entanglements that a motorist may encounter. There’s no question it’s going to be…
- May 21st, 2013
- Comments Off on NEW SUPREME COURT RULING ON DUI AND DIRECT BLOOD ALCOHOL TESTS
A significant new ruling in the U.S. Supreme Court could and will have consequences nationwide for drivers accused of DUI. A landmark ruling arising from the DUI arrest of Tyler McNeely, a Missouri man, establishes that police must generally obtain a warrant…
- October 16th, 2012
- Comments Off on A FUN AND INFORMATIVE INFOGRAPHIC ABOUT THE HISTORY OF DUI
The Denson Firm gives you a History of the DUI with our fun and informative infographic. Please share our infographic – you could help save a life!
- October 6th, 2012
- Comments Off on CAN A REFUSAL TO BLOW IN THE DUI CASE BE SEALED?
DUIs cause people many problems. One of the biggest problems is that they exclude you from having any criminal record sealed. DUI by Statute requires a mandatory adjudication. If you are adjudicated guilty of any offense, you are not eligible…
- September 11th, 2012
- Comments Off on HOW LONG DOES A DUI STAY ON YOUR RECORD?
How long will your DUI stay on your record? Well it depends on the state. Here in Florida it stays on your record for 75 years. Yes, 75! That is a long time, and most likely what this means is, that…
- May 14th, 2012
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Cinco de Mayo has become one of America’s most popular drinking holidays, with celebrants downing Coronas and Margaritas throughout the country each year. With the holiday falling on a Saturday this year and coinciding with the Kentucky Derby, it seems a…
- March 13th, 2012
- Comments Off on ST PATRICK’S DAY DUI STATS
St. Patrick’s Day brings a wealth of entertaining traditions: wearing green, eating corned beef and cabbage… and, of course, drinking. Common St. Patrick’s Day drinks include green-tinted lager, traditional Guinness Stout and Irish whiskeys like Jameson. It’s fun to indulge,…