In a previous post I discussed the basics of OUI/DUI charges in Maine as well as the penalties associated with those charges. I'm using the terms OUI and DUI interchangeably to make it easier for people that are used to different terms for the same thing. It is important to understand that in ... Read More about Maine OUI/DUI Laws: OUI/DUI charges in Maine, OUI/DUI Penalties, Maine OUI/DUI Part II
Most people are familiar with the crime of OUI/DUI/DWI. In Maine, driving while impaired by alcohol is known as Operating Under the Influence. Specifically, Maine Title 29-A Section 2411 makes it a crime to operate a motor vehicle while 1) under the influence of intoxicants or 2) while ... Read More about Maine OUI/DUI Laws: OUI/DUI charges in Maine, OUI/DUI Penalties, Maine OUI/DUI Part I
If you're facing any kind of legal situation, you might be wondering, "do I need a lawyer?" There are many reasons why the answer to this question is almost always yes, but the simplest one is that you need a lawyer because your life matters. If you are facing a criminal charge, the State has ... Read More about Do I need a lawyer?