How Alcohol Affects Driving Ability

Excessive alcohol consumption should never be taken lightly. Too much alcohol can be dangerous, not only to the intoxicated person, but also to those around him. Alcohol consumption can affect your driving ability by causing blurred or impaired vision, delaying your reaction time, reducing your concentration on the road, or making you feel overconfident, which … Continue reading How Alcohol Affects Driving Ability

Raleigh Criminal Lawyer Says Circumstances Don’t Always Indicate Proof Beyond a Reasonable Doubt

When two separate crimes occur in similar circumstances, some prosecutors are ready to “jump the gun” (pun intended) and point to the same individual. I guess this is a natural part of human behavior. Fortunately in this country, that is not enough for our criminal justice system. This is exactly what recently happened in Durham, … Continue reading Raleigh Criminal Lawyer Says Circumstances Don’t Always Indicate Proof Beyond a Reasonable Doubt

Raleigh Personal Injury Lawyer Discusses Elder Abuse and Neglect

Elder abuse and neglect is a serious issue and growing problem as our population continues to age. Seniors who can no longer take care of themselves, either because of the natural effects of aging or due to medical conditions like Alzheimer’s, must be looked after by a family member or a professional caregiver. Most cases … Continue reading Raleigh Personal Injury Lawyer Discusses Elder Abuse and Neglect

21 Turns 30 – Raleigh DWI Lawyer Discusses the Minimum Drinking Age

July 17, 1984 marked a milestone for the country. It was on this day that President Ronald Reagan signed the National Minimum Drinking Age Act, setting the minimum drinking age in all 50 states and the District of Columbia to 21. As a result, traffic fatalities and injuries dropped significantly over the years following its … Continue reading 21 Turns 30 – Raleigh DWI Lawyer Discusses the Minimum Drinking Age