2 01, 2014

The “Legal Limit” in South Carolina DUI and DUAC cases

By |January 2nd, 2014|Blood Alcohol Testing, Breath Alcohol Testing, DUI|Comments Off on The “Legal Limit” in South Carolina DUI and DUAC cases

One very important aspect of DUI and DUAC cases in South Carolina, or anywhere for that matter, is what the “legal limit” of alcohol even is!! It may seem confusing, but in SC thinking of DUI’s and DUAC’s in terms of violating the “legal limit” is wrong. But how can this be? When we watch [...]

28 12, 2013

Charleston’s New Law- the Driver Texting Ban

By |December 28th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Charleston’s New Law- the Driver Texting Ban

  Texting and Driving in Charleston SC - The New Law. Get Ready for Confusion Our mandatory seat belt law was introduced slowly to the public as a “secondary” offense-that is, an officer was required to detect some other traffic violation authorizing a traffic stop before he or she could write a seat belt ticket. Not [...]

9 10, 2013

Woman Arrested for DUI in Charleston SC

By |October 9th, 2013|DUI|Comments Off on Woman Arrested for DUI in Charleston SC

Another DUI Arrest. South Carolina Highway Patrol arrested 29-year-old Andrea Miller following the wreck which happened at a construction zone around 3:15 a.m. near Orangeburg Road. According to authorities, 56-year-old Vickie Bryant was stopped behind a dump truck in her 2002 Buick, obeying the commands of a construction worker. http://www.live5news.com/story/23597477/troops-on-scene-of-deadly-accident-in-dorchester-county   Kulp Law Firm accepts [...]

27 08, 2013

Man charged with DUI after friend dies in wreck

By |August 27th, 2013|DUI|Comments Off on Man charged with DUI after friend dies in wreck

DUI and a Wreck in Charleston South Carolina Highway Patrol charged a man with driving under the influence after a wreck left his friend dead late Saturday in Dorchester County.  Troopers say the accident happened around 11:40 p.m. on Highway 17-A near Highway 61, when a 2000 Jeep attempted to pass a 2008 Mercury while [...]

24 02, 2013

Bogus DUI Arrests- Could It Happen In South Carolina?

By |February 24th, 2013|Criminal Defense, DUI|Comments Off on Bogus DUI Arrests- Could It Happen In South Carolina?

Could A False DUI Arrest Happen in South Carolina? Few things irk me more that what was reported  on February 22, 2013 by the AP to have occurred in Utah. As a criminal defense and DUI lawyer in Charleston, SC. I must say that I have not seen the likes of this here. Hopefully, DUI [...]

14 01, 2013

Arrested for DUI in Oregon with a .01 breath test? Could it happen in Charleston, SC?

By |January 14th, 2013|Breath Alcohol Testing, Criminal Defense, DUI|Comments Off on Arrested for DUI in Oregon with a .01 breath test? Could it happen in Charleston, SC?

My automated monitoring of the Internet for interesting stories about DUI prosecution around the country, to make me a more full informed Charleston DUI Lawyer, has led me to this story from Oregon which I dissect for you. Instead of just passing the story along, I am compelled to do so with a host of comments. [...]