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  • When is a DUI a Felony?

    Driving under the influence (DUI), known as Operating a vehicle impaired (OVI) in Ohio is a serious criminal offense that poses substantial short- and long-term consequences to those who are convicted. While any DUI / OVI offense can result in fines, imprisonment, a criminal record, driver’s license suspension, probation, and other penalties, there are certain situations where drivers can face ...
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  • 3 Ways to Avoid a DUI on St. Patrick's Day

    While St. Patrick’s Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick, started as a religious celebration of the patron saint of Ireland in the early 17 th century, it has since become a slightly more secular celebration of the Emerald Isle and Irish culture in general. In North America, people have celebrated St. Patrick’s Day since the late 18 th century, which includes parades, religious observances, wearing ...
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  • When Does a DUI Become a Felony in Ohio?

    In Ohio, driving with a blood alcohol content (BAC) of 0.08% or more can lead to a charge of driving under the influence ( DUI ) or operating a vehicle under the influence (OVI). If you’ve never been accused of an OVI, you may not know that most first-time OVI charges are misdemeanors. These offenses carry significantly fewer or less severe punishments than felonies. For example, for a first-time ...
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  • NAFDD Recognizes L. Patrick Mulligan As Among Top DUI Attorneys in Ohio

    Attorney L. Patrick Mulligan was recently identified as one of the top DUI attorneys in Ohio by the National Advocacy for DUI Defense (NAFDD), an organization that awards the nation’s best private DUI attorneys. This is the fourth consecutive year that Mr. Mulligan has been honored with this distinction. A highly specialized field, DUI defense requires the expertise of a highly skilled attorney ...
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  • Do I Have to Talk to the Police During a Traffic Stop?

    Being pulled over for any reason can be a stressful experience. Whether or not you have anything to hide, a routine stop can quickly go south if the law enforcement officer suspects that you have committed or are currently committing a crime. In this situation, it is extremely important that you are aware of your rights. Sometimes, drivers are not treated fairly or legally by law enforcement, ...
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  • Field Sobriety Tests: How They Can Hurt Your DUI Case

    When an officer pulls over a driver on suspicion of DUI , they may ask the driver to step out of their vehicle and perform a series of tests. These tests, which have been designed by the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA), were designed to provide officers with evidence of a person’s alleged level of intoxication. However, the truth of the matter is that these tests set ...
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  • 4 Things to Do When Pulled Over for DUI

    No matter what the reason may be, it is always nerve-racking to be pulled over by a law enforcement officer. Because a stop can be frightening, it is important that individuals understand their rights in order to safeguard their futures and protect themselves in court. If a person fails to exercise their rights when pulled over by a police officer, they may be subject to facing a lifetime of ...
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  • Attorney Patrick L. Mulligan Is Recognized By NAFDD Third Year in a Row

    This week, The National Advocacy for DUI Defense, LLC recognized Attorney Patrick L. Mulligan for the third year in a row. While he is skilled in various areas of law, Attorney Mulligan focuses his practice on DUI and criminal defense law. What is The National Advocacy for DUI Defense, LLC? This organization recognizes the best criminal defense lawyers in each state, basing majority of these ...
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  • Why Hire a DUI Lawyer?

    Many individuals believe that being accused of DUI isn’t that serious of a crime, which is why many attempt to defend themselves without legal representation. However, this nonchalance could easily lead to lamentable consequences. Prosecutors don’t have a reputation for being lenient. If you have been arrested for DUI in Dayton or Cincinnati, you need to seek the immediate assistance of L. Patrick ...
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