State v. Mecham – what does this mean for DUI cases in WA
April, 14 2014
A few days ago the Division One Court of Appeals in WA State recently came down with a ruling that was not favorable to defendants facing a DUI charge in WA. In my opinion this ruling will result in one more unfair advantage Prosecutors will have at their disposal to use in the conviction of..
In case you had any questions about whether there is such a thing as a “legal limit” anymore on DUI cases in Washington State. This should answer that question. A local law enforcement officer was recently arrested for a DUI in Snohomish County, WA. Now this is nothing new, we have seen several police officers..
I recently saw a report from KIRO news here in Seattle about a woman who tried to game an ignition interlock device. Apparently this woman was required to have one installed due to a prior DUI arrest. She then was trying to allegedly game the system by having her boyfriend blow into the ignition interlock..
Bill to change DUI law dies in Washington State Senate
March, 14 2014
If you follow this blog then you know Im a DUI lawyer in Seattle. One of the things that I do for my practice is try and stay up to date on any potential changes of existing DUI laws. Not only is this important to keep my practice current, but it also forces me to..
How to be proactive following a DUI arrest
March, 14 2014
If you have been arrested for a DUI then time is of the utmost importance. In order to get the best outcome possible a driver arrested for a DUI needs to be proactive when it comes to three aspects of the DUI case. Not only will this help you as the accused in a DUI..
How to schedule an alcohol and drug evaluation in Seattle for a DUI
February, 14 2014
If you have been arrested for a DUI in Seattle or really anywhere in Washington State. Then probably the first thing you will want to do after you hire a DUI Lawyer is schedule your alcohol and drug evaluation. Here is how I recommend you go about doing that. First speak with your DUI lawyer...