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Fourth July Holiday: 56 Drivers Were Charged With DUI

July 29, 2020

The Idaho State Police charged 56 drivers with driving under the influence (DUI) over the course of the Fourth of July holiday. These figures refer to the DUI charges against drivers during the first week of July alone. And they mark a significant uptick compared to other first-week figures for months like June or August.…

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How Much Does It Cost to Hire a DUI Lawyer?

July 24, 2020

If you’ve been charged with driving under the influence, you probably know you should hire a competent lawyer. However, you may fear that a good DUI lawyer will cost too much. This is understandable but you need to think about how much is at stake. A DUI is a serious charge and the consequences for…

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Man Commits Suicide during DUI Arrest

July 20, 2020

A man fatally shot and killed himself during a DUI arrest in the Owyhee County. The unusual incident has prompted investigation by multiple agencies in order to determine the exact facts of the case. According to the details available so far, the man who committed suicide was traveling on the Highway 51 in a mid-sized…

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Can the Cops in Boise Search Your Car if They Suspect You of DUI?

July 14, 2020

There’s never a good reason to drink and drive. You can always catch a ride home with a friend or call an Uber. However, if you do make the mistake of drinking and driving, you need to know what you’re up against. The police in Boise take DUI very seriously. This applies to people who…

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DUI And Other Charges Filed After I-15 Police Chase

July 8, 2020

Idaho State Police filed DUI and a number of other charges against a driver who led the law enforcement on a chase around the I-15. The chase culminated in a foot pursuit after the driver abandoned the vehicle and fled. According to the details shared by the authorities, it was reported that a driver was…

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Can the Prosecutor in Boise Reduce Your DUI Charges to a Reckless Driving Charge?

July 2, 2020

If you’re arrested and charged with DUI in Boise, Idaho, you’ll be facing some pretty serious penalties. Even if it’s your first offense, you’ll be facing possible jail time and hefty fines. You’re also going to have your license suspended for some time. This can impact your life significantly. You may not be able to…

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DUI Driver Charged with Felony Offense in Nez Perce County

June 29, 2020

A DUI driver has been charged with felony DUI as well as other offenses in the Nez Perce County. The charges were brought against the driver after a state trooper witnessed him driving erratically on the road. According to the details shared by the authorities, the driver has been identified as Dewey R. Campbell, 38,…

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Court Dismisses Felony DUI Charges Over Fourth Amendment Violation

June 20, 2020

A court in Idaho has dismissed the felony DUI charges brought against a man over the violation of his Fourth Amendment rights. The decision was made in the right of a Supreme Court ruling that came in 2019. The actual DUI arrest in the present case took place back in December, 2019. A man was…

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How is an Aggravated DUI in Idaho Different from a Regular DUI?

June 14, 2020

Being arrested and charged for DUI in Boise, Idaho is a serious matter. You’ll be facing significant fines and a suspension of your driver’s license. But you’re also going to be facing potential jail time. It depends on the circumstances surrounding your case. It also depends on how many prior DUI convictions you have. For…

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Man Gets 15 Years for DUI Accident

June 8, 2020

A man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for a drunken driving accident that resulted in serious injuries to a teenage girl. The incident took place back in September, 2019 but a sentence was pronounced by an Ada County District Court Judge only now. The accused has been identified as Joseph Jeffries, 70,…

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