DUI

Comprensión de sus derechos: exámenes de sobriedad

By | December 14th, 2016|DUI|

Uno de los mayores remordimientos que comúnmente vemos en nuestros casos de DUI (El manejo bajo los efectos del alcohol) en Cansino Blanchette Law Firm es nuestros clientes no comprendiendo  exactamente lo que está sucediendo cuando son parados por un oficial de policía. Sabemos que el proceso entero puede ser aterrador e intimidante, pero usted tiene derechos que pueden ayudarle a ganar su caso DUI. La buena noticia sobre  paradas de DUI es que son en su mayoría predecibles en el patrón y la forma en que se manejarán. Con esto en mente, esperamos explicar mejor algunos de los pasos y [...]

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Understanding Your Rights: Field Sobriety Test

By | April 7th, 2016|Advice, Criminal Law, DUI|

One of the biggest regrets that we commonly see in our DUI cases here at Cansino Blanchette Law Firm is our clients not understanding what exactly is happening when they are pulled over by a police officer. We know that the whole process can be scary and intimidating, but you DO have rights that can help you win your DUI case! The good news about DUI stops is that they are mostly predictable in the pattern and manner in which they will be handled! With that in mind, we hope to better explain some of the steps and choices that [...]

Should I refuse a Field Sobriety Test?

By | March 23rd, 2016|Advice, DUI, News|

https://youtu.be/UEdB6L6ecSo Minerva Blanchette with the Cansino Blanchette Law Firm, experienced DUI Attorney in Georgia, answers a commonly asked question about whether or not you should refuse a Field Sobriety Test. Give us a call at 404-997-8470 For questions or for a consultation. http://cbcriminallaw.com/

Understanding a DUI: the FAQs

By | February 11th, 2015|Advice, Blogs, Criminal Law, DUI, FAQs, News|

Understanding a DUI, the FAQ’s: Let’s get right to the point.  Driving Under the Influence, or DUI, is a criminal charge that no one ever wants to deal with.  A DUI charge can have a massive negative impact on you, your family, and potentially even friends and colleagues.  The criminal nature of getting a DUI can cause problems for someone for the rest of their life, whether it’s trying to get a job, needing their license to use a car for family transport, or applying for U.S. citizenship; the list is endless.  That’s why Cansino Blanchette Law Firm, LLC specializes [...]

Handling a Roadblock: 5 Fast Tips

By | January 9th, 2015|Advice, Blogs, Criminal Law, DUI, News|

PICTURE COURTESY OF: thedorkfishexpress.blogspot.com     1.  NEVER try to turn around to avoid a roadblock. One of the surest ways to get yourself into trouble is to try to pull a U-turn or duck off onto a side street once you visibly see a roadblock.  Police know what you’re up to, and often they are already prepared for people who try to give roadblocks the slip.  They will see you and you’re almost certain to get pulled over.  Even if you are completely sober, it’s in your best interest to follow through the roadblock rather than try to pull a [...]

Driving under the influence?

By | November 13th, 2014|DUI|

Driving under the influence (DUI), driving while intoxicated (DWI), drunken driving, drunk driving, operating under the influence, drinking and driving, or impaired driving is the crime of driving a motor vehicle while impaired by alcohol or other drugs including those prescribed by physicians. In the case of alcohol, a drunk driver's level of intoxication is typically determined by a measurement of blood alcohol content or BAC. A BAC measurement in excess of a specific threshold level, such as 0.05% or 0.08%, defines the criminal offense with no need to prove impairment. In some jurisdictions, there is an aggravated category of [...]