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DUI Sentencing

Posted On January 23, 2018 Crime,Drugs,DUI,Firm News,General Law

Preventing motorists from driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs remains a daunting challenge for state law enforcement. DUI fatalities in Washington State reached a six-year high in 2015, with 258.

This is despite Washington ranking among the toughest

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Injured by a Drunk Driver

Posted On January 19, 2018 Crime,Drugs,DUI,Firm News,General Law

What if I am injured by a drunk driver?

If you are struck by a drunk driver in Washington State, your odds of being killed or seriously injured are higher than in any other type of auto collision. There were …

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Can Police Search My Car?

Posted On January 16, 2018 Criminal Defense,Criminal Law,Drunk Driving,DUI,Firm News,Spokane DUI

In Washington, police cannot search a car without a search warrant. A warrant must be obtained from a court, and police must carry out the search within a certain designated time frame.

In 2012, the Washington State Supreme Court …

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Should I Refuse a Breathalyzer?

Posted On January 16, 2018 Crime,Drugs,DUI,Firm News,Marijuana

Washington Breathalyzer Test

Police lights flashing in your rearview mirror can create anxiety. If the stop is because an officer suspects you are operating a vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol, anxiety might increase. Will you be …

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What Is Capital Punishment in Washington?

Posted On September 28, 2017 Criminal Defense,Criminal Law,Firm News

Eight men sit on death row in Washington. None are scheduled to be executed, and it’s possible they never will be.

In 2014, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee issued a moratorium on executions while he is in office. This decree …

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