Misdemeanor DUI and Employment: How Does It Affect Your Job?

Try as everyone might, to keep their personal lives separate from their work lives, there may be times that an off-the-clock decision can have consequences on your job. It’s easy to see how being arrested for a DUI may affect an on-the-road job, but it is possible to affect your paycheck…
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Domestic Violence Divorce: How Abuse Charges May Affect Your Separation

Washington State treats all domestic violence accusations as serious matters. In part due to the strict enforcement of legal measures against alleged perpetrators, and in part due to Washington State’s broad definition of what domestic violence is, individuals who find themselves facing a charge or allegation of domestic violence might…
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Domestic Violence Charges: Felony or Misdemeanor?

Domestic violence. It’s a term that typically brings a lot of different images to mind—some truthful, but many of them shrouded in misconceptions. While we hope that you never have to deal with a charge like domestic violence, if you’re reading this then it’s likely that you’re either being charged,…
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Intro to Fighting Restraining Orders

As anyone could imagine, having a restraining order placed against you can be very limiting to your day-to-day life. They can be so particular that the same order placed on another person would have a different impact. The further apart you are from the person who filed the order against…
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Everything You Need to Know About the Domestic Violence Offender Gun Ban

2ND AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA “A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.” “...shall not be infringed”...except for those who meet the criteria of the…
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False Domestic Violence Allegations: How You Can Avoid Wrongful Allegations

Domestic violence is a very serious allegation. It can carry far-reaching repercussions to your work and personal life. Unfortunately, claims of domestic violence are often difficult to disprove. In some cases, domestic violence can be used to obtain a better severance package or a more favorable outcome in civil court.…
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5 Factors That Can Distort Breathalyzer Test Accuracy

If you’ve ever been pulled over for a DUI, then you know that one of the first things that the police will do is subject you to a breathalyzer test. This simple device can be the deciding factor in your case, testing over 0.08 can get you in some serious…
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Underage DUIs in Washington: What Happens Next?

Driving under the influence (DUI) is a serious criminal charge that can have a permanent effect on a person’s life. While it’s bad enough if you’re charged with a DUI, it’s even worse if you’re the parent or a guardian of a minor charged with a DUI. An underage DUI…
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How to Find an Ideal Ignition Interlock Device Company in WA

Getting a DUI is an expensive mistake. Not only do you have to pay court fees and fines that could cost thousands of dollars, but in many cases, you may also have to install an ignition interlock device (IID) into your car. Although these devices are part of your sentence…
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What You Need to Know About Marijuana DUIs in Washington

Recreational marijuana and medical marijuana are legally available in the state of Washington, and it is legal for an individual 21 years or older to possess and privately consume cannabis in Washington; however, while it’s possible for you to legally smoke marijuana and consume cannabis, driving while under the influence…
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