If you are facing charges for driving while intoxicated, your very freedom is at stake, and it is essential that you do everything in your power to protect it. For most defendants, that means hiring a seasoned criminal defense lawyer to guide them through the proceedings.
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The recreational use of marijuana remains illegal in the state of New York, which means you could face severe consequences if police find the drug in your possession. Possible penalties include fines and incarceration. A conviction will also tarnish your criminal record, which could affect numerous aspects of your life for years to come.
If you or someone you know has ever faced DWI charges, you have probably heard the term “SR-22,” but you may not necessarily know what it means. Contrary to popular belief, an SR-22 is not actually a kind of insurance.
According to the Daily Voice, police arrested a man for allegedly driving under the influence after they conducted a brief chase on Post Road in White Plains. When the Scarsdale Police Headquarters received a 911 call reporting a potentially intoxicated motorist heading toward the station, a sergeant spotted a vehicle matching the caller’s description as he was exiting the headquarters to investigate.