Woman pulled over for DUI, opens another beer

  • August 18, 2016

A woman in Madison, Wisconsin was pulled over for suspected DUI. Instead, she disobeyed an order to get out of her car and opened another beer in front of the officer who stopped her. If this were my client I would be worried the fact-finder would find ...

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Be careful this holiday season

  • November 4, 2016

Make sure you check out this month’s issue of Splurge Magazine. I share some common myths about drinking and driving as well as the one sure fire way to avoid a DUI (hint: it’s not drinking and driving). However, should you find yourself in tr...

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Breaking down the alcohol breath test

  • December 27, 2016

The alcohol breath test is the most commonly used form of alcohol testing evidence in drunk driving prosecutions. Many articles praise the breath test as a highly accurate and reliable means of testing the amount of alcohol in the alveolar air of a person...

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Utah may lower the legal alcohol limit to .05

  • January 9, 2017

Utah is looking to lower the legal alcohol limit to .05 – a first in the nation. Currently, all 50 states have a .08 cap. This is a single drink for many people. I wonder if our legislature in Kansas will follow suit and if we will ever pass a zero ...

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You can get a DUI on private property

  • January 16, 2017

This article, and the holding in West Virginia, doesn’t mean a change for us Kansans. In Kansas, you can get a DUI on private property. Read the article here. In fact, in my November 15th blog post I explained that in Kansas just sitting behind the...

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