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Getting a Job After a Criminal Conviction

A criminal conviction in Alabama means the convicted will spend some time behind bars. After the sentence, the individual has theoretically paid his debt to society and ideally makes plans to renew a normal life including becoming gainfully employed.  Except that is not the way it happens. In reality, there are a number of invisibleRead More

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Driving an ATV/UTV While Intoxicated- What is the Law in Alabama?

ATV.  It stands for all-terrain vehicle. An ATV is known as a three-wheeler, a four-wheeler, or a quad and it is a motorized single-passenger vehicle straddled and steered by the operator. A UTV, or Utility Task Vehicle, is a bit different. It is a four-wheeled, off-road vehicle with two or more seats with seat belts,Read More

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How Does Being Arrested in Another State Impact My Alabama Driver’s License?

If you’re arrested in Alabama, you may have a pretty good idea of what to expect. And even if you don’t, consulting with an Alabama criminal defense lawyer who can explain the charges to you, the potential consequences you’re facing, and what your defense options are will give you a better understanding. But what happensRead More

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Driving Under the Influence of Drugs in AL: What You Need to Know

Driving under the influence of drugs is a serious crime that can lead to lengthy time in prison and hefty fines. The state of Alabama has strict laws in place to punish those charged and convicted of DUI, which encompasses both alcohol and drugs. Whether or not you have ever faced charges for DUI inRead More

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How do Ignition Interlock Systems Work?

Drivers who are facing driving under the influence (DUI) charges in Alabama have an important option they can use to help their situation: installing an ignition interlock system. The state of Alabama became the 50th state to enact legislation for DUI that involved the use of the ignition interlock system back in 2012. The installationRead More