Criminal Defense

Flying Under the Influence

Published: Apr 30, 2016 in Criminal Defense, DUI, Legal Blog

Driving under the influence is dangerous, but operating an aircraft while intoxicated often turns deadly. Flying under the influence can lead to serious consequences. Recently, an American Airlines co-pilot was arrested at the airport before takeoff because he failed a Breathalyzer test. His blood alcohol…

Chicago DUI Checkpoints

Published: Apr 29, 2016 in Criminal Defense, DUI, Legal Blog, Traffic

DUI checkpoints in Chicago are currently legal and active. Also known as roadblocks or mobile checkpoints, these designated stops allow police officers to protect the public from potentially inebriated drivers. Police can randomly stop and question vehicle occupants passing through a checkpoint, and conduct sobriety…