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Can You Be Arrested for DUI in Boise if You’re Under the Influence of a Legally Prescribed Medication?

June 3, 2020

When most people think about a DUI, they imagine someone who’s been drinking beer or shots all night and then get behind the wheel. They don’t realize that a lot of people pulled over for driving under the influence in Boise didn’t really intend to drive drunk. They also don’t realize that a lot of…

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Do I Have to Tell My Employer I’ve Been Charged with a DUI?

May 22, 2020

People who are arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of intoxicants often have lots of questions for attorneys. While many relate to how they can fight the charge or get the minimum punishment, others relate to their professional or personal lives. This is understandable since a DUI arrest or conviction isn’t only a…

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DUI Charges Brought Against Driver After Multiple Pursuits

May 20, 2020

A driver responsible for triggering a number of police pursuits on Sunday, May 10, was charged with DUI. Other charges against the suspect were also brought by the Idaho State Police. According to the details shared by the authorities, the driver charged had entered Idaho from Washington. The Washington State Patrol contacted the Idaho State…

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What Mistakes Should You Avoid After Being Charged with a DUI?

May 14, 2020

Getting charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants can be scary. Many people who face charges of impaired driving have never been in trouble with the law before. However, they know there are several legal and administrative consequences associated with DUIs. Jail time is a possibility, heavy fines are common, and professional licenses can…

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DUI Driver Arrested in Hit-and-Run Accident That Injured Two

May 8, 2020

The driver in connection with a hit-and-run accident that took place the previous Sunday was arrested two days later. The accident resulted in serious injuries to a man and a woman whose identities are not known at this time. The suspect has been identified as Ryan K. Craftsman, 31, of Boise. According to the details…

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Can You Get a DUI Conviction Expunged in Boise, Idaho?

May 2, 2020

Generally speaking, for a lot of criminal convictions, after a certain amount of time, you can get your record expunged. This is the case for a lot of misdemeanors and low-level criminal offenses. However, no matter where you live, getting a conviction for DUI can be very difficult. In Idaho, this is true. It is…

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Man Accused of Causing Crash, Charged with Stalking, Assault

April 28, 2020

An Idaho man was arrested last month after he allegedly attempted to run a woman off the road. He is 35-year-old Jared James Keating and the unnamed victim had previously filed a civil protection order against him. According to the probable cause affidavit, the victim told Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office deputies that she had stopped…

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What Happens to Your CDL if You’re Convicted of DWI in Boise, Idaho?

April 24, 2020

Nobody ever wants to get arrested and charged with DWI in Boise, Idaho. This kind of criminal charge can change your life forever. Not only will you have to deal with the immediate legal ramifications. You’ll also be dealing with long-term consequences. However, if you drive for a living, you’ll certainly be facing professional consequences…

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Teenager Killed, Three Suffer Injuries in Car Crash

April 20, 2020

A teenager received fatal injuries on Wednesday morning in an early-morning car accident just west of Caldwell. Idaho State Police troopers said they were called to the intersection of Farmway and Ustick Roads at 5:46 a.m. Upon arrival, they found that a car had struck a pickup truck. The car was driven by a male…

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What is a Wet Reckless Plea in Boise, Idaho?

April 14, 2020

If you’re ever pulled over and charged with DWI (driving while intoxicated) in Idaho, you’re going to be facing some pretty serious penalties. Depending on whether it’s your first or second offense, you can be facing fines, jail time and a suspension of your driver’s license. What you need is a skilled DUI defense lawyer…

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