Open Container Penalties in Illinois
September 20, 2021
There is a serious stance in the state of Illinois regarding driving and drinking that is meant to keep the driver, passengers, and road users […]
Cook County Sheriff’s Work Alternative Program
September 10, 2021
In 1994 the SWAP (sheriffs work alternative program) was put in place to provide an alternative to jail time for nonviolent misdemeanor offenses. After trial […]
The Real Cost of a DUI
September 3, 2021
Drunk driving is a mistake you don't want to make. Even if the law enforcement officers arrest you before you get in drunk driving crashes, […]
8 Questions to Ask a DUI Lawyer
August 25, 2021
In Illinois DUI cases are taken so seriously and a DUI civil lawsuit trends to move really fast in the criminal justice system. For this […]
What is a Wet Reckless Driving Charge in Illinois?
August 19, 2021
Have you been arrested for drunk driving charges in Illinois? This is a devastating experience for anyone, especially for a first-time offender with no aggravating […]
Illinois CDL Violations
August 11, 2021
If you hold an Illinois Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) you're governed by stricter traffic rules than non-commercial driver's license holders. These traffic rules apply whether […]
Should I Take a Plea Bargain for DUI?
August 3, 2021
If you're facing a DUI charge in Illinois, you may be offered a plea bargain deal at one point or another in the legal process. […]
What is Aggravated Speeding in Illinois?
July 25, 2021
Although speeding may seem like a victimless crime, nothing is further from the truth. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that 9,378 people were […]
Illinois Zero Tolerance Law
July 19, 2021
When a driver under the age of 21 consumes any amount of alcohol they can be cited for violating the Illinois zero tolerance law. When […]
Can a DUI Record be Expunged?
July 11, 2021
Drunk driving is a serious criminal offense, and having a DUI on your driving record can mean anything from higher insurance premiums to losing your […]