DUI attorney’s wife arrested

DUI attorney’s wife arrested

How to get busted for DUI – marry a DUI lawyer. The Phoenix New Times reports that Heather Squires, the...

Scott prosecutors publicly challenge judge

Scott prosecutors publicly challenge judge

Tracey Amick reports that On Friday, Sheriff Ray Nash and Prosecutor Barry Barnette called a press conference to “set the...

Governor vetoes indigent defense funding bill

Governor vetoes indigent defense funding bill

Our governor has vetoed the statewide public defender system funding bill. Veto message, line 65, $3,993,844.00 non-recurring revenue to fund...

Senator Scott’s DUI dismissed

Senator Scott’s DUI dismissed

Senator Randy Scott’s DUI was dismissed today, because the video was missing portions of the audio and no affidavit was...

The concerned, well meaning citizen – DUI lay witnesses

The concerned, well meaning citizen – DUI lay witnesses

Often DUI arrests are initiated by other drivers who see someone swerve or are cut off in traffic and then...

DUI fanatics

DUI fanatics

There are things that I read and hear from the get-tough-on-DUI crowd that just amaze me. For example, from George...

Mandatory minimum sentences

Mandatory minimum sentences

Woman in Black thinks that a mandatory month in prison should be a prerequisite to working as a judge or...

Update on Moncier’s fight in the Eastern District of Tennessee

Update on Moncier’s fight in the Eastern District of Tennessee

Any attorney practicing criminal defense law in the Federal Courts should be concerned with what is happening in the Eastern...

McGrier – South Carolina community supervision statute held unconstitutional

McGrier – South Carolina community supervision statute held unconstitutional

Any person who is convicted of a “no parole offense” as defined in § 24-13-100 must complete community supervision upon...

“The DUI Exception to the Constitution”

“The DUI Exception to the Constitution”

The DUI Exception to the Constitution, posted by Lawrence Taylor on his DUI blog in 2005, contains a persuasive and...