Steps in the Typical Criminal Case
When you are arrested for OWI in Michigan, you not only have to deal with your driving privileges being suspended, but you also have to go through the criminal justice…class="white-btn">Read More
Michigan OWI Guide: Know the Law and Your Rights
Operating a vehicle while intoxicated (OWI) is a crime in the State of Michigan. It carries with it serious penalties and ramifications. These can be more serious than you might…class="white-btn">Read More
Michigan’s New Roadside Marijuana Testing Program
As detailed in another blog entry, there is no chemical test for determining (i) if a driver is driving under the influence of drugs, or (ii) how high they are.…class="white-btn">Read More
The Impact of COVID-19 and Coronavirus on DUI/OWI Cases
The current COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the day-to-day lives of everybody in the Detroit area and Michigan in general. For example, substantial fewer people have been arrested for driving under…class="white-btn">Read More
Breathalyzer Myths Debunked
We’ve all heard so many stories about how to beat a breathalyzer test. Truthfully, I used to believe many of them. Probably because I wanted to believe these breathalyzer…class="white-btn">Read More
Can I Challenge a Breathalyzer-Test Result?
Breathalyzer readings are critical pieces of evidence in drunk-driving cases. You need to ensure that the test results were properly obtained. If not, challenge your breathalyzer results. How do you…class="white-btn">Read More
Drunk Driving – A Summary
Very few people drive while they think they’re drunk. They don’t think they’re a danger to anyone. But something happens, the police pull them over, and they are over the…class="white-btn">Read More
Do You Have to Take a Breathalyzer Test if You Get Pulled Over in Michigan?
As Michigan DUI defense lawyers, we are often asked ‘do you have to take a breathalyzer test if you get pulled over in Michigan?’ This is not a straightforward question.…class="white-btn">Read More
What Happens if You Get an OWI With A Passenger Under 16 in Michigan?
The crime of Operating While Intoxicated is taken very seriously. You face an even harsher sentence if you get an OWI with a passenger under 16 in Michigan. At George…class="white-btn">Read More
Michigan OWI Causing Death Carries a Heavy Sentence
Michigan has strict DUI laws. Unsurprisingly, the courts give elevated sentences to drivers who kill people or cause serious injuries. Michigan OWI causing death carries a minimum sentence of 15…class="white-btn">Read More