When a DWI arrest occurs, the driver may not be the only occupant of the vehicle. There may be any number of passengers, including children. DWI incidents involving child passengers are common (one recent example involves a man arrested on the I-94 for DWI with a 16-month-old child in the car). If there’s a child …Continue reading "What Could be the Consequences of a DWI with a Child in the Car?"
In March, the Minnesota Court of Appeals reached a decision that may have a significant impact on our state’s treatment of suspected drunk drivers. The court had considered a case brought by a 31-year-old South St. Paul man who was arrested after witnesses reported he seemed to be drunk has he was removing a boat …Continue reading "Minnesota Court Of Appeals Reaches Unusual Decision On Test Refusal Case"
Gun laws across the country are the current subject of much heated debate. Knowing the laws in your state and how they may be changing is extremely important to ensure you are within the law while carrying and transporting your weapon. In the state of Minnesota, you must have a permit to purchase a gun …Continue reading "Debate on Minnesota Gun Carry Laws"
A story in the Minneapolis Star Tribune caught our eye the other day. The story is about the National Alcohol and Drugged Driving Survey, which is meant to help the federal government gain a realistic understanding of how many motorists are driving while impaired. The survey has been collected since 1973, but the tactics being …Continue reading "National Alcohol And Drugged Driving Survey Questioned"