St. Patrick’s Day Cocktails

For most people of legal age, St. Patrick’s Day is a great excuse for hanging with friends, and having some drinks. If you live in Charlotte, you know it’s also a great excuse to join in on the St. Patrick’s Day bar crawl. However, the bar crawl is on Saturday— and...

Statistics about Underage Drinking Effects

When it comes to underage drinking, everyone’s opinion varies just a little— mostly based on age. But, one thing most people of legal drinking age can agree on, is that underage drinking and driving is extremely dangerous, just as any drinking and driving is....

Worried About a DWI?

If you are worried about a DWI, you need to try to stay calm.  Staying calm helps you make better decisions about how to handle your case.  There is no point in worrying.  What is done, is done.  At this point, all you can do is plan for the future. Your life in not...

How A Prior DWI Hurts Your Case

If you have a prior DWI, you are facing a higher level of punishment.  It will not be brought in to your case to make a determination of guilt.  So if you are able to beat your DWI charge, you don’t have to worry about the prior DWI.  If you are convicted or...

Can a Sober Person Pass Field Sobriety Tests?

As complicated as the field sobriety tests are, can a person who has not been drinking pass them?  It really depends on the person and the circumstances.  Let’s set the scene.  The person being tested is on the side of the road (perhaps after an accident).  Cars...