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Driving Under Suspension DUI Related

Under Pennsylvania law and the Pennsylvania vehicle code a person who is convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance will usually face a suspension of
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What are the Types of Bail?

Bail in Pennsylvania is meant to ensure that the Defendant appears in Court at all future proceedings. There are a few different types of bail that may be imposed –
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Entrapment – I know the word, but what does it really mean?

  It is not uncommon for someone who as been arrested to believe that they were entrapped. It is a word that is generally known, but not generally understood by
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Search Warrant – What is required and how is one challenged

Drug cases, gun cases and many other countless cases in the criminal system begin with a search warrant. At times, some of these cases also end with a search warrant.
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Drug Paraphernalia..Do they have to prove it was to be used with drugs?

Under Pennsylvania law, there is a statute that prohibits possessing anything for:   “The use of, or possession with intent to use, drug paraphernalia for the purpose of planting, propagating,
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Are they credible? IMPEACH THE WITNESS! Prior Convictions and credibility…

The trial binder is complete, the opening ready, the closing prepped and the jurors are in the jury box.  It is time now to go through the process our justice
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Pre-charge Investigations . . . Do I need an attorney now?

Every day in our society crimes are investigated by law enforcement officers and prosecutors. During the course of pre-charge investigations it is common for a police officer to attempt to
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I finished the ARD program, is my expungement finished too?

Many people who are charged with first offense DUI cases are accepted into the ARD program in the county in which they were arrested. While they may be aware of
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But my doctor said . . .Controlled Substance and Drug DUI Cases in Pennsylvania

Many people commonly thing of DUI as “drunk driving” or “driving while intoxicated.” For many, that is solely associated with driving while under influence of alcohol. While alcohol related DUI
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DUI Refusal Suspensions . . . In addition to the DUI suspension?

Driving under the Influence (DUI) cases in Pennsylvania carry with them the possibility of harsh mandatory incarceration penalties, mandatory fines, and the added collateral civil consequence of license suspensions. When
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DUI Suspensions and more – License Options

In Pennsylvania, there are many offenses that, if convicted, carry with them a license suspension for the offender. DUI, certain levels of speeding, possession of a controlled substance and even
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DUI Law – Push for Ignition Interlock for First Offense DUI

Recently, there has been word that there will be a renewed push for new legislation requiring first time DUI offenders to install an ignition interlock system in their vehicle once
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Use and Abuse of Leading Questions: What are they and when are they allowed?

Then you ran away? My client never injured you? This was the only contact you had with him, correct? Everyday, in criminal courts across Pennsylvania, there is a fine line
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Pennsylvania DUI Defense: Top Three Arguments

When someone has been arrested and charged with a DUI offense in West Chester, or anywhere in Pennsylvania – there are three types of common DUI defense arguments (among others)
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Pennsylvania Criminal Process Explained for Parents: Daily Local News Q&A

Mike DiCindio explains Pennsylvania Criminal process for parents with Julia Sherwin, Perspective on Parenting Columnist for the Daily Local News and Philly2Philly.com as well as host of a weekly radio show
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