Entries by Marcus Becker

Understanding the Severity of DUI Laws in South Carolina

Driving under the influence is, unfortunately, a crime commonly committed by people based on immaturity, ill-advised risk-taking or ignorance of the law and its consequences. In the state of South Carolina, licensed individuals over the age of 21 are legally permitted to drive unless their blood-alcohol level exceeds .08%; anything above that is considered driving […]

DUI Checkpoints in Charleston, South Carolina

Many have seen or come across a DUI checkpoint. Do you know your rights if you are forced to enter one? Did you know that you can challenge the legality of said checkpoints if you were arrested for DUI? Today we will discuss the requirements for DUI checkpoints in Charleston, South Carolina and what the state must show […]

DUI Attorneys and Inside Information

Discussing Options for Handling DUI with a Drunk Driving Attorney People often believe there are only two options when handling a DUI: to take a plea or go to trial. A good DUI attorney will be able to discuss all of the local options as well. For example, many counties have received funding for specialized […]