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When your teenager gets a DUI

On Behalf of The Foley Law Firm | December 2, 2022
If you are the parent of a teenager who has recently been arrested for DUI, you may feel overwhelmed and uncertain about what to do next. It's important to remember that you are not alone. This article will provide you with some information about Colorado's DUI process and offer advice on navigating the situation. What […]

How Fast Does Your BAC Actually Drop?

On Behalf of The Foley Law Firm | November 25, 2022
Your blood alcohol concentration, or BAC, is simply a measure of the amount of alcohol in your system at any given time. This can be discovered through various means, but many police departments will simply use a Breathalyzer or a portable breath test. The legal limit for drivers in the United States, unless they are […]

Holiday DUI Patrols are in Effect in Colorado

On Behalf of The Foley Law Firm | November 17, 2022
The holiday season is associated with having fun and attending gatherings with friends and family members. Many of these will have alcohol, so it’s imperative that anyone who plans on drinking has a safe way to get home. Law enforcement officials, including the Colorado State Patrol, are increasing their efforts to keep drunk drivers off […]

3 MISTAKES TO AVOID WHEN YOU ARE CHARGED WITH DUI

On Behalf of The Foley Law Firm | November 2, 2022
Being arrested and charged with drunk driving can be a traumatizing experience. Depending on the nature of your charge, a conviction can result in a range of legal and personal consequences.  If you are arrested and charged with DUI, it helps to note that you may be released on bail. However, like in any criminal […]

COLORADO SUPREME COURT OKAYS FORCED BLOOD DRAWS FOR DWAI SUSPECTS

On Behalf of The Foley Law Firm | October 27, 2022
A recent decision by the Colorado Supreme Court could affect your right to keep the contents of your body private if a police officer in or around Colorado Springs ever pulls you on suspicion of DWAI. By a 6-1 vote, the court greatly expanded law enforcement's power to draw blood from motorists against their will. […]

THE COLLATERAL CONSEQUENCES OF AN UNDERAGE DUI CONVICTION

On Behalf of The Foley Law Firm | October 19, 2022
Driving under influence is a serious offense no matter who you are or how old you are. A conviction for drunk driving can lead to the suspension of your driver’s license, fines and jail time among other penalties. However, these are not the only consequences of drunk driving in Colorado, especially for underage drivers. For […]

A FAILED BREATHALYZER TEST DOES NOT MEAN AN AUTOMATIC CONVICTION

On Behalf of The Foley Law Firm | October 17, 2022
Many people think it’s an open-and-shut DUI case after failing a Breathalyzer test. However, there is more than meets the eye. Breathalyzers are not infallible gadgets, and they might be wrong at times. The mere possibility that your Breathalyzer test results could be inaccurate means a lot for your DUI case, where a conviction requires […]

WHAT ARE THE PENALTIES FOR AN UNDERAGE DUI IN COLORADO?

On Behalf of The Foley Law Firm | October 4, 2022
Like everyone else, kids make mistakes. Whether due to peer pressure or outright bad decisions, it is not uncommon for teens to engage in reckless behaviors like driving under influence. However, Colorado takes underage DUI seriously. In fact, Colorado enforces a “zero tolerance” law that prohibits any amount of alcohol in the system of a […]

WHAT IS REASONABLE SUSPICION FOR A TRAFFIC STOP? 

On Behalf of The Foley Law Firm | September 17, 2022
A traffic stop is usually the first step in a drunk driving arrest. There are certainly cases where a police officer responds to an accident or finds some other indication that the driver is impaired. But, in most cases, the officer simply pulls them over for a driving infraction and then discovers the impairment when […]

COULD YOUR MEDICAL CONDITION LEAD TO A DUI ARREST?

On Behalf of The Foley Law Firm | September 7, 2022
As you know, a medical condition can impact your life in many ways. Even when you keep up with your meds and treatment, your health status may still pose challenges from time to time. One challenge you would probably never expect is that your illness could result in a DUI arrest. However, some medical conditions […]
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