Challenging Your DUI Arrest – Sleeping it Off

Is it a good defense to DUI if you realize you may be intoxicated, stop your car in safe place, and sleep it off? First, the bad news. One court has agreed that it is in the public interest to give motorists leeway from prosecution when they act reasonably by sleeping it off rather than … Continue reading Challenging Your DUI Arrest – Sleeping it Off

Challenging Your DUI Arrest – the PBT

The preliminary breath test is a very useful tool which law enforcement uses to support your arrest for DUI. While it is not used at the trial of the criminal portion of your case, it is always used to support the officer’s reasonable belief that you were driving while intoxicated. That is important to your … Continue reading Challenging Your DUI Arrest – the PBT

Illinois Moves to Income Shares Child Support

On August 12, 2016, Governor Bruce Rauner signed Illinois House Bill 3982, amending the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act, more commonly known as the IMDMA. The IMDMA is the series of statutes that governs divorce, property distribution, the allocation of parenting time and parental responsibilities and child support, among others. The amendment that … Continue reading Illinois Moves to Income Shares Child Support