Category: DWI

Inpatient Treatment Providers in NC for DWI Substance Abuse

The following are some of the inpatient treatment providers for driving while impaired or substance abuse disorders in North Carolina  Addiction Recovery Care Association, Winston Salem ARCA incorporates current best practice approaches with the well-established and widely respected 12 step models to meet its mission to serve individuals with Substance Use Disorders and their families, [..]

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Calculating Court Costs

Calculating court costs and fines commonly associated with traffic tickets Calculating court costs and fines can be a daunting task but hopefully this explanation will better explain why the court costs for your speeding ticket may be higher than what is indicated on your citation. Disregard the traffic ticket court costs on your citation The speeding [..]

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Ignition Interlock

What is an Ignition Interlock device? An ignition interlock or a breath alcohol ignition interlock device is a breathalyzer for an individual’s vehicle. You may have also heard this device referred to as a “blow and go device”. This is an instrument that requires the driver to blow into a mouthpiece of a device prior to [..]

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Don’t Cry Wolf

Friday night around 8:30 pm: I had just gotten home from work. I was talking to my wife when I feel the vibration of my cell phone in my pocket. I pull it out to see if the caller was my family, friend, or client. The caller ID did not display a name (my cell [..]

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Avvo Legal Questions ~ Attorney Welborn

Lawyer Jon Welborn | Featured Attorney Criminal Defense Lawyer Jon Welborn | Lawyer Criminal Defense We hope that you have found this post relating to Avvo Legal Questions by Defense Lawyer Jon Welborn to be helpful and informative. No brief summary such as the one above should ever replace the advice of sound, experienced legal [..]

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Challenging DWI Detection

Challenging DWI Detection and Field Sobriety Testing on Impaired Driving Charges The National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) definition of DWI Detection: The process of identifying and gathering evidence to determine whether or not a suspect should be arrested for a DWI violation. Driving and the field sobriety tests are both divided attention tasks. [..]

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DWI Tests Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus

The HGN is allegedly the most scientific reliable standardized field sobriety test that law enforcement officers utilize to assist in the detection and investigation of DWI / DUI investigations. Click here to read more about the field sobriety test known as HGN.

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