Because of my work with the Trial Lawyer’s College and my ACS Forensic Lawyer-Scientist Designation I was asked and accepted a position on the faculty of NCDD’s first blood-alcohol trail advocacy seminar located in Fort Collins Colorado. It’s called Serious Science for Serious Lawyers and is an intense and rich
Michigan DUI Lawyer There are two main chemical tests to determine the amount of alcohol in a driver for evidence in drunk driving cases. They are a breath alcohol test or a blood alcohol analysis. The arresting police officer usually makes that decision unless a driver refuses a breath test.
The strongest evidence in almost every DUI case is a chemical test. It could be a breath alcohol test on a Datamaster or a blood test analyzed by the Michigan State Police Forensic Science Department. To receive the best possible defense to a DUI charge the defense attorney must possess
SENATE BILL 207 – POLICE AND PROSECUTORS PLEASED THAT ‘ROADSIDE’ TESTS ARE RELABELED – NOW ADMISSIBLE IN COURT Michigan Senate Bill 207 – What Is It? Senators Rick Jones (R – 24th District) and Tonya Schuitmaker (R – 26th District) have amended legislation through the Michigan Senate ready for Governor
Why Does Choosing And ‘Being’ In Recovery Mean So Much Toward Getting Your Michigan Driver’s License Restored?
Michigan Driver's License Restoration Attorneys Why Is Everyone Else So Interested In This Prisoner’s Dilemma? Working in a criminal defense firm where we specialize in drunk driving, drug, and license restoration hearings cases, we have the opportunity and privilege to work with clients who are good people that have in
This morning I received a voice message from an old client thanking me for the work I did for him. 18 months ago I talked a judge into giving him the opportunity to keep a drug conviction off his record. I recall it was not easy but the judge reluctantly
Are You a Non-Michigan Resident Looking for a Driver’s License Restoration Attorney? If you had your Michigan driver’s license revoked for multiple OWI’s and now live out of state, the Secretary of State cannot give you any kind of Michigan license. But what it can do is release the “hold”
Why Am I At This Court And Not Somewhere Else? Navigating what seems to be sometimes a random draw of which court will be hosting a case can be confusing. How is the actual location of a ‘Host Court’ determined? Our office practices in district, circuit, and federal courts all
Governor Snyder approved two laws this week, now known as Public Acts 3 and 4 of 2015. These acts will phase out county gun boards statewide by the end of 2015 basically making Michigan a ‘shall issue’ state. Applicants no longer will have to cut through the tape and time
Detroit Narcotics Lawyer Over the last few months, the Detroit Police Department’s (DPD) Narcotics Unit has been and currently remains under scrutiny for one of its team’s alleged mishandlings and illegal practices. Police Chief J. Craig had this division dissolved in the summer of 2014 and since that time has