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Stressed and tired woman at the wheel in her car worried she is getting a DUI/OWI Charge.

Defenses to DUI/OWI Charges

Michigan DUI/OWI charges carry harsh penalties, including fines, jail time, and suspension of your driver’s license. To defend against Michigan DUI charges, you need an experienced criminal defense attorney on your side. When you work with Elmen Le… Read More
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Driver due to being subject to test for alcohol content with use of breathalyzer test.

Should I Take a Breathalyzer Test?

Most Michigan drivers don’t know much about DUI / OWI procedures, the types of tests a police officer will administer to determine whether a driver is intoxicated, and how a DUI prosecution will proceed. But when a driver is pulled over under suspi… Read More
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Lady pulled over charged with a DUI / OWI .

How Can an OWI Defense Lawyer Help if I Was Charged with a DUI / OWI?

Many people charged with Driving Under the Influence of drugs or alcohol (DUI) think they should just appear in court, enter a Guilty plea, and take their punishment. But if you have been charged with a crime, you are essentially entering a foreign w… Read More
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Appeal a Revoked License After a Michigan DUI/OWI

A driver’s license revocation is different from a driver’s license suspension. A driver’s license suspension occurs after all Michigan DUI/OWI charges. You can apply for limited driving privileges and will be issued a temporary driver’s licen… Read More
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breathalyzer test

Can a Lawyer Challenge the Results of a Breathalyzer Test?

If you were stopped and charged with Operating While Intoxicated (OWI), the results of a Breathalyzer test can be a critical piece of evidence. Successfully challenging the reliability of the test results or whether they can be admitted as evidence c… Read More
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Michigan’s Super Drunk Law

In 2010, the Michigan legislature passed the “High Alcohol Enhanced Penalty Law” to address first-time drunk driving offenders who have a very high Blood Alcohol Content (BAC). The law, known as Michigan’s Super Drunk OWI Law, or Super OWI Law… Read More
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man refusing breathalyzer test

Can You Refuse a Breathalyzer Test?

If you are stopped under suspicion of drunk driving, can you refuse a Breathalyzer test? The short answer is “yes – you can.” But, like many things, it’s not that simple. What Is a Breathalyzer Test? If you are stopped in Michigan under s… Read More
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Man holding beer bottle outside his car window

What To Do If You’ve Been Charged With An OWI

Criminal charges for OWI (Operating While Intoxicated) can be frightening, frustrating, and confusing, especially if it’s your first time dealing with the criminal justice system. If you’re asking yourself what to do if you’ve been charged with… Read More
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