Tag Archives: Drunk driving

During a nine year span between 2003 and 2012, there were 3,866 deaths caused by drunk drivers in Illinois, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Across the United States, it is illegal to drive with a blood … Continue reading

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When you are convicted of drunk driving, it has the potential to change your life forever. Your license can be suspended, leading to difficulties keeping personal commitments—including work—and you may even spend time in jail. Just the first offense of … Continue reading

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Driving under the influence has serious consequences that can be long-lasting and affect both your criminal record and your driving record for years. This is true whether it is your first DUI offense or a subsequent one, whether you are … Continue reading

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More than 6,500 DUI arrests were made in 2015 in the state of Illinois. Approximately 90 percent of those arrests involved drivers that who were well over the legal limit. What lands someone in such a situation, though? The answer … Continue reading

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When you are charged with drunk driving, it has the potential to change your life forever. Your license can be suspended, leading to difficulties keeping commitments—even work—and you may even spend time in jail. Suspension of Driving Privileges Just the … Continue reading

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Falling temperatures and earlier sunsets are good indicators that winter is right around the corner. Winter may bring with it cold and snow, but it also ushers in the holiday season and the many celebrations that go along with it. … Continue reading

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In Philadelphia, a 41-year-old nun was recently on trial, charged with drunk driving after she crashed her car into a vehicle repair shop in New Jersey, 20 miles away from the convent where the woman lived. The woman claimed she had … Continue reading

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According to recently released federal statistics, there was an increase of almost 10 percent in the number of fatal traffic accidents which occurred in the first six months of 2015, compared to the same time period last year. There were … Continue reading

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“Happy days are here again,” or at least happy hours are. The ban on happy hour drink specials that has been in effect in Illinois since 1989 has been officially lifted. The repeal has been met with mixed reactions, with … Continue reading

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