Category: DWAI

 

During New Year’s Eve, it’s easy to get caught up in celebration. Everyone is having a good time and drinking more than they normally do. It’s easy to do the same!

 

That said, law enforcement officials are aware that people tend to let loose this time of year, and they take measures to crack down on people driving illegally.

 

If you were caught in Colorado’s annual New

 

This is a common question, but determining how many drinks you can have depends on the circumstances. Your gender, body weight, how fast you’re drinking and the type of alcoholic drink consumed, as well as whether you’ve eaten any food, all factor in.

 

In today’s post, we share the basics of the legal limits for drunk driving, and how you might be able to glean some idea of

 

Picture this. You’re driving home after a dinner out with friends. Maybe you’ve had a beer or two with your meal — maybe you haven’t had anything to drink at all. At some point during the ride home, you look in the rearview and see flashing lights.

 

If you’ve seen cop shows, you probably know what’s next. The police will ask to see your license and registration and

 

‘Tis the season for more days off from work, more holiday parties, and more family celebrating.

Unfortunately, it’s also the season for more drinking and driving. The U.S. Department of transportation reports an average of 27 fatalities every day in December due to drunk driving.

Closer to home, nearly 60 arrests for impaired driving occur each day in our state alone, and 500-plus Colorado drivers were arrested during this

 

If you have been charged with a DUI in Colorado, it’s helpful to understand the legal process and how a knowledgeable defense attorney can lead you through it.

 

There are seven steps involved in the DUI process. Your case may or may not involve all seven steps as described below.

 

Arrest

 

When you are pulled over on suspicion of driving while intoxicated, you may simply receive